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Grammy in Tow

An award-0winning composer joins local musicians onstage.


Grammy winner William Bolcom comes to town this weekend to take part in Baldwin-Wallace College's Focus Festival of Contemporary Music.

Bolcom — who won a trio of classical-music Grammys this year for Songs of Innocence and of Experience — conducts a program of cabaret songs today. Tomorrow, he takes part in a Q&A session before performing with his singer-wife. On Saturday, the Baldwin-Wallace Wind Ensemble plays songs from Bolcom's award-winning CD, with the composer at the podium. The fest wraps up on Sunday with a concert featuring Bolcom and faculty members.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2:50 p.m.; Fri., Nov. 3, 2:40 & 8 p.m.; Sat., Nov. 4, 8 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 5, 2 p.m.

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