Tue. Jan 31st, 2023

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Grammy-nominated group Time for Three performs on the Marin Symphony’s “Masterworks 2” on Jan. 28 and 29 in San Rafael.

Courtesy of Renegade Orchestra

Renegade Orchestra, which has the “fantastic thing about a symphony and the soul of a rock band,” performs Jan. 27 at Rancho Nicasio.

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Marin blues icon Elvin Bishop performs along with his Massive Enjoyable Trio on Saturday.

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Led by music director Daniel Hope, New Century Chamber Orchestra performs “Cinematic Escapes” on Jan. 19 on the Osher Marin JCC in San Rafael.

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Marin drummer Dave Getz, an unique member of the Massive Brother and the Holding Firm, performs with the band at HopMonk Tavern in Novato on Jan. 20.

Don’t let the rain and gloomy climate cease you from getting out and having enjoyable. However, what to do? Look no additional than these 5 fascinating music exhibits taking place this month in Marin that’ll get you transferring and grooving and singing alongside to new and traditional hits.

For Janis

Someday, whereas strolling down Web page Avenue in San Francisco in 1965, guitarist Sam Andrew heard music that stopped him in his tracks. So impressed, he went and launched himself to the person behind it, Peter Albin, a then-21-year-old folks-blues guitarist. The 2 started jamming collectively, and the remaining, as they are saying, is historical past. It was the start of what would turn out to be the Massive Brother and the Holding Firm, thought-about one of many unique, first wave of nice psychedelic bands that got here out of San Francisco.

In honor of the late Janis Joplin’s birthday on Jan. 19, whose profession the band helped launch, Massive Brother and the Holding Firm will carry out unique tunes in addition to a few of their legendary hits like “Piece of My Coronary heart,” “Summertime” and “Bye Bye Child” on Jan. 20 at HopMonk Tavern’s Session Room in Novato. Introduced by KC Turner Presents, the present options unique members Peter Albin and Marin drummer Dave Getz.

Doorways open at 7 p.m. and the present begins at 8 p.m. at 224 Classic Method in Novato.

Admission is $30 to $45. The present is partially seated and for these age 21 and older. For extra data and to get tickets, go to wl.seetickets.us/HopMonkNovato.

Film magic

A great soundtrack could make or break a film. See what occurs when it’s executed proper on the New Century Chamber Orchestra’s “Cinematic Escapes” present at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19 on the Osher Marin Jewish Group Heart at 200 North San Pedro Highway in San Rafael. A toast with champagne and treats will comply with.

Led by music director, violinist Daniel Hope, the orchestra will play music from iconic movies akin to Gene Kelly-led “An American in Paris,” 2000’s “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” and Alfred Hitchcock’s “Vertigo.”

Admission is $30 to $67.50. Masks required. For extra data and to get tickets, go to ncco.org/cinematic-escapes.

Symphonic strikes

Marin Symphony has by no means been afraid to point out classical music in new and thrilling methods. Its subsequent efficiency, “Masterworks 2,” might be no completely different. That includes Grammy-nominated group Time for Three, which describe themselves as a “classically skilled storage band,” “Masterworks 2” might be at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 28 and three p.m. Jan. 29 on the Marin Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium at 10 Avenue of the Flags in San Rafael. The band will play Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Kevin Put’s “Contact” and different favorites.

Led by conductor Alastair Neale, Marin Symphony’s all-American program will even function Florence Worth’s “Ethiopia’s Shadow in America” and Copland’s “Appalachian Spring.”

Masks required. Admission is $25 to $102. For extra data and to get tickets, go to tickets.marincenter.org.

Massive enjoyable

Marin is house to many proficient musicians. Rock and Roll and Blues Corridor of Famer Elvin Bishop is one in all them. The legendary singer and guitarist, identified for his time with the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, brings his Massive Enjoyable Trio to Mill Valley’s Sweetwater Music Corridor on Saturday.

“To make a trio sound full with no drummer or bass participant, it’s important to be completely concerned on a regular basis,” the Lagunitas resident informed the IJ in 2018. “There’s none of this standing round ready for somebody to play a solo. Nevertheless it’s sort of refreshing for me to be in that state of affairs. As they are saying, there’s no place to cover in a trio.”

Sweetwater Music Corridor is at 19 Corte Madera Ave. Doorways open at 8 p.m. and music begins at 9 p.m. Admission is $48. Get them at sweetwatermusichall.com/occasion/elvin-bishop-big-fun-trio/sweetwater-music-hall/mill-valley-california.

Renegade rock

Renegade Orchestra, which has the “fantastic thing about a symphony and the soul of a rock band,” performs at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at Rancho Nicasio at 1 Outdated Rancheria Highway in Nicasio. The 20-piece orchestra — which incorporates Novato cellist Rebecca Roudman of Soiled Cello — turns the the concept of what an orchestra will be on its head, enjoying every thing from the Rolling Stones to Nina Simone.

“We don’t do any overly lush, tacky preparations,” says conductor Jason Eckl in a press launch. “Think about the ability of those wonderful string gamers turned unfastened on everybody’s favourite rock songs.”

Admission is $25. Get tickets at bit.ly/renegadeorchestra_ranchonicasio.

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