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Experiencing Classical Music Firsthand with the Musary

Please join us on Saturday, June 9th 1-3pm at the Hamilton-Wenham Public Library for a special musical performance and “Instrument Playground!”

On June 9th, 1-3 pm, The Musary, in collaboration with the Eureka Ensemble, will present an afternoon of classical music for all ages, featuring performances by members of the ensemble and an instrument playground for a hands-on and interactive experience with the various instruments of the orchestra. With music from Bach to Beethoven to Dvorak, Eureka believes in the power of music to connect and impact our community. In the "instrument playground," children and adults of all ages will be able to learn, explore & play the different types of instruments they just heard. Discover your inner musician during this unique event by experiencing the different woodwind, brass, string, and percussion instruments. Play On!

Who: Aspiring Musicians of all Ages
What: Musary Instrument Playground with Eureka Ensemble performance (FREE)
Where: Hamilton-Wenham Public Library 14 Union St. S. Hamilton, MA 01982
When: Saturday, June 9th 1-3pm
We hope to see you there!

What is The Musary? – (themusary.org) In honor and memory of Hamilton resident and a founding member of the rock band Ra Ra Riot, John Ryan Pike, The Musary was created. The Musary is a recognized 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works to motivate, cultivate and inspire people, especially young people, in our community to get involved in music. Through a one-of-a-kind instrument borrowing program, The Musary provides our community the unique opportunity to experience, learn, and create music like never before. It is the Musary’s goal to lend musical instruments, “No strings attached.” To learn more about The Musary, borrow an instrument, or donate to our cause please visit us at: themusary.org


About Eureka: The Eureka Ensemble is a collective of Boston’s finest young professional musicians dedicated to transcending the boundary between art and social service. We strive for everyone to share in the “eureka!” moment that a great work of art can inspire. A group of highly motivated young musicians founded the Eureka Ensemble in 2016 in an effort to create ways to use music-making as a direct bridge between their art and Greater Boston’s diverse community. Eureka's mission is to use classical music as a platform for social service and outreach. Our concerts focus on supporting social causes by creating partnerships with social service organizations, raising awareness, raising funds, and making an impact in the local community through music and the orchestral experience.

www.eurekaensemble.org 

To date, through its one-of-a-kind instrument-lending program, The Musary has...

  • Lent 1,024 instruments.
  • Reached 11,636 aspiring musicians.
  • Facilitated 4,526 borrowing terms.
  • Saved borrowers over $450,000.


This program series is supported in part by a grant from the Hamilton-Wenham Cultural Council & Boston Cultural Council, both local agencies are funded by the Mass Cultural Council.