The Northampton Arts Council is a city board and a non-profit organization whose goal is to support and promote the arts in Northampton. Originally created as a Local Arts Lottery Council, it began its work by administering a grants program in which proceeds from a state lottery are distributed to local artists, arts groups, and public schools.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Forbes Library First Music Residency Concert: Rub Wrongways Artists

WHAT: Forbes Library First Music Residency Concert: Rub Wrongways Artists
WHERE: Forbes Library 20 West Street Northampton, MA 
WHEN: Wednesday January 31 at 7:00 PM

The members of Rub Wrongways Records, an independent record label from Northampton, are embarking on a musical odyssey in 2018 as the Forbes Library Musicians in Residence. The label’s Jason Mazzotta and Henning Ohlenbusch, two well-known staples of the area’s music scene, will curate a series of performances and workshops.

Six events over the course of the year will each feature live music and an informative piece related to the life of an active musician. Learn how to write a song, make a music video, become a rock ‘n’ roll podcaster, and more!

The opening event will take place on Wednesday January 31 at 7:00 PM on the second floor of Forbes Library in the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Museum.

This concert will consist of brief mostly acoustic performances by The Fawns, Beach Honey, Gentle Hen, Andy Goulet, Goldwater II, and Sitting Next To Brian. It is free and open to all ages.

Funded by the Friends of Forbes and community donations.
Free and appropriate for all ages.


Forbes Library
20 West Street
Northampton, MA 01060

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