The Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams has announced its schedule of performances for the current school semester, which kicks off at 2pm on Saturday (September 14) with the rousing sounds of Orquestra Salsa con Cociencia.
Here’s the schedule of MCLA concerts for the rest of 2013:
SATURDAY (SEPTEMBER 14), 2pm
ORQUESTRA SALSA CON COCIENCIA
MCLA Academic Quad
$10; $5 students
Formerly known as La Excelencia, the NYC-based salsa dura band brings a modern vitality and social consciousness to the salsa genre, taking their bold sounds to salsa dancers and fans around the world.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 8:30pm
RYDER & HAZEL WITH THE DUST BOWL FAERIES
With Shana Falana
MCLA Branch Gallery
It’s a special All Hallows Eve show with music, projections, costumes, taxidermy and other macabre phenomena, featuring the band fresh from their debut performance at the Restoration Festival in Troy last weekend. Following the opening reception for Ryder Cooley’s art exhibit, “Rewilderment” at Gallery 51 (from 6-8pm), she’ll join the Dust Bowl Faeries to perform their haunting songs on accordion, uke, lap steel guitar, keyboards and singing saw. Costumes encouraged.