McGRATHPR.com – South Shore Conservatory’s (SSC) Conservatory Concert Series (CCS) presents All You Need is Love: Music of the Beatles on Sunday, February 11, 4 pm at One Conservatory Drive in Hingham, and on Sunday, February 18, 4 pm at 64 St. George Street in Duxbury. This concert is the fourth of five productions in CCS’s 2017/18 season.
All You Need is Love features SSC classical and jazz/rock/pop faculty members presenting free interpretations of Beatles songs, in varying instrumental combinations. The audience will hear Beatles tunes they know and love, but this time with an interesting twist; perhaps with the exciting addition of an oboe or flute. SSC faculty make these familiar melodies their own.
CCS concerts showcase the diverse talents of the Conservatory’s faculty of nearly 100 educator/performers. Admission to the concert is free, helping advance SSC’s mission of expanding access to arts education and performance. All concerts are on Sunday at 4 pm and include a reception where audience members are invited to meet the performers.
Coordinated by SSC pianist Mark Goodman, this special performance features Ed Broms, keyboard, bass, vocal; Paul Hoffman, keyboard, vocal, Elan Mehler, piano; Ed Sorrentino, drums; Holly Jennings, vocal; John McCarthy, guitar, vocal; Elizabeth England, oboe; Don Zook, flute; as well as Goodman on piano and bass.
The final 2017/2018 CCS performances is Going Rogue: SSC’s Voice Department flips in March.
South Shore Conservatory is committed to being an organization that welcomes the widest range of audience members possible – removing barriers to participation and welcoming everyone in, regardless of ability. Both its Hingham and Duxbury campuses are wheelchair accessible. For more detailed information about accessibility, please visit SSC’s Know Before You Go page.
For more information about Conservatory Concert Series performances, visit http://sscmusic.org/concert_series.html, call Beth MacLeod Largent at 781-749-7565, ext. 20, or follow South Shore Conservatory on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram.
About South Shore Conservatory
South Shore Conservatory, (SSC) has been providing access to and enriching the lives of South Shore residents through music and the arts for over 45 years. Recognized as a national model for arts education by the National Guild for Community Arts Education, SSC is the largest, not-for-profit, community school for the arts in Massachusetts, serving over 3500 students of all ages and abilities at its two beautiful campuses and in partnership with schools, and social service and community agencies throughout the South Shore. Students participate in more than 50 diverse programs in music, dance and drama, with performance playing an important role in overall education. With more than 100 exceptional musicians on faculty, SSC offers 30 professionally produced concerts annually. Through innovative partnerships, SSC’s Creative Arts Therapies department supports the mental, emotional, and physical health of some of our community’s underserved members, and the ImagineARTS program strengthens pre-reading skills for young learners in Brockton Schools through integrated music and dramatic play. SSC’s campuses are located at One Conservatory Drive, Hingham, (781-749-7565) and 64 St. George Street, Duxbury (781-934-2731). SSC programs are supported in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. For more information call us, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram or visit www.sscmusic.org.
In keeping with SSC’s inclusive mission to provide access to quality education in the arts for all, the Conservatory offers programs for all segments of the population to enjoy, regardless of age, ability, geography, and financial means. Furthermore, South Shore Conservatory admits students and families of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.