The Lopez community welcomes violist/violinist Aloysia Friedmann and pianist Jon Kimura Parker to Lopez Center on May 19 at 1 p.m., in a rousing preview of the 16th season of the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival.
The Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents a quartet of international soloists including leader of the Seattle Baroque Orchestra and violinist Ingrid Matthews, baroque cellist and director of the Montreal Baroque Festival Susie Napper,
Award-winning regional novelist Molly Gloss will read from her work in progress on Thursday, April 18, at 7 p.m. at Woodman Hall. The reading is sponsored by the Friends of the Lopez Island Library and SHARK REEF Literary Magazine. The event is the highlight of the Friends’ annual meeting.
On Saturday evening, April 13, at 7:30 p.m., join us for a live music party with a wonderful band from Seattle, Drómeno. The band will start with a concert performance, and continue with numbers from Greece, Macedonia and Bulgaria, definitely meant to be danced to, and dance teacher Thea Huijgen, from Lopez, will be teaching and leading dances during that set to make sure they are.