Ring in the New Year with an abundant arts scene happening in The BC! January is a musical month, featuring performances by folk groups, symphony orchestras, and local bands.
Get lost in an indie-rock fairytale with the band, Ellery performing at the Fairfield Community Arts Center on January 27. Ellery is a husband-wife duo who went from friends to engaged in just four days! Their music is a blend of indie, rock, and acoustic, while having garnered awards and much acclaim since their debut in 2006. Their lush-pop sound will have you fine-tuning your emotional self and wanting more.
The Fitton Center for Creative Arts features the Cincinnati-based, award-winning folk music group Wild Carrot & the Roots Band on January 14. Rooted in traditional American music, this group performs a variety of musical styles with guitar, mandolin, dulcimer, concertina, banjo, bass, and vocals. This band has something for everyone and has been described as “honest, soothing, uplifting, and fun!”
Expand your musical range at the Middletown Symphony Orchestra Concert “From Russia With Love” at the Towne Boulevard Church of God on January 28. Under the direction of Maestro Carmon DeLeone, on his 30th anniversary season, the concert will include Sergei Prokofiev, Overture on Hebrew Themes, Rodin Shchedrin, Carmen Suite, and Igor Stravinsky, Pulcinella Suite.