Music & Author Series


Music Series

Women World Jazz jazzierWomen in World Jazz
Saturday, March 11th, at 3PM

Women In World Jazz present its all-female ensemble that highlights female composers from the US and the world, perfect for Women’s History Month. Come to this interactive multimedia musical event, which makes use of authentic instrumentation and incorporates multiple languages and cultures.

Women in World Jazz brings together musicians of different nationalities with extensive experience in performance and education. All members of the group are accomplished musicians with many years of experience playing a variety of music ranging from Jazz to world/ethnic. The group’s repertoire includes music and dance from Brazil, Cape Verde, Japan, and the Middle East to name a few.

Click here for our full calendar of events for this Music on Saturday season.

*The Belmont Public Library Friends Music on Saturday Series will take place from December 2016 to April 2017. On one Saturday afternoon in each month from January to April, talented musicians will present an hour of music from four world cultures.  All programs will begin at 3 p.m. in the library’s Assembly Room. Music on Saturday is free to all thanks to the sponsorship of the Friends of the Belmont Public Library. Check back soon to see a full lineup for this year’s Music on Saturday Series.

Author Series

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, the annual Author Series features local authors discussing their work. The series runs from Fall through Winter each year.

Watch past Author Series events:

leaving-lucy-pear-anna-solomon  Anna Solomon discusses her bestselling novel, Leaving Lucy Pear