Posts Tagged ‘DC-SOAR’

This Weekend: Bang on a Can Marathon, Michael Manring

For the past few years, the annual Bang on a Can Marathon in New York City has had my mouth watering, juxtaposing performances of fascinating and often under-performed avant-garde classical music with shows by cutting-edge popular music performers (and generally blurring the line between these two categories). Last year's festival, for instance, featured compositions by [...]

DC-SOAR Gets Fairfax Arts Council Grant

The DC Society of Art Rockers (that splash screen on their website will tell you instantly whether you'll like what they do or not) in an arts education nonprofit that has been sponsoring and calendaring progressive rock events around the area since 2005 —everything ranging from uber-retro proggy-prog to more experimental out-rock. Yesterday they announced [...]