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A Concert Roundup In Which I Sing a Bunch of Unrelated Songs

If you’d like your concert included in next week’s roundup, leave a comment or drop me a line.

Mo’ music

I feel like the quality of my titles is deteriorating.

No matter! This week’s concert is a BSO SuperPops event, featuring “the cool sounds of Motown presented live and with jive by one of today’s hottest and most talented vocal groups.” I know very little of Motown, but if it’s half as fun as it is to say “live and with jive” I can get on board with it. Also, the hot and talented vocal group is Spectrum. Here they are:

Snazzy, no? Makes me want to put on one of those coats. Then I would add a fedora and some black character heels, and I would dance around while singing “Get Happy” like an extra-glitzy Judy Garland in Summer Stock.

More rational human beings, however, will probably be content with watching Spectrum do their own shiny coat thing. Opportunities abound:

Oh, and you have small children/an affinity for Saint-Saens and/or puppetry, there’s a Carnival of the Animals family concert on April 24 at 11 am at the Meyerhoff. Spoiler: the swan is dying.