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Cultural Wasteland comes to the historic Boston Public Library in Copley! Join Heather Gallagher, clarinetist Nick Brown and pianist Yukiko Oba for this ecclectic program of opera classics, new music, jazz and musical theatre! Featuring a premiere of Arturo Fernandez's "Ya yo tambien estoy entre los otros," from his song cycle Naught But a Statistic... The program will feature a diverse collection of songs from Mozart to Duke Ellington and beyond.

This concert will take place in the iconic courtyard of the Boston Public Library Copley Branch on August 6th at 12pm. I'm excited to say that this lunchtime concert is not only FREE it is our first WITH A LIVE AUDIENCE!!

Not in the Boston area? No problem....we'll be streaming live as well. Visit this LINK for more info- we look forward to having you join us!


Cultural Wasteland aims to create immersive productions using local artists of all disciples in an intimate format. From classical music and opera to cabaret, musical theatre and new music  Cultural Wasteland’s goal is to create memorable concerts and opportunities for like minded artists to collaborate with one another and take creative risks as an ensemble.


Cultural Wasteland’s Mission is…


  • To push artistic limits and challenge the status quo in opera and classical music

  • To provide artists mentorship that is honest and meaningful

  • To compensate artists promptly and fairly for their talents

  • To foster collaboration between multidisciplinary artists

  • To provide opportunities to talented artists who do not fit the mold and need a platform

  • To promote lost or seldom performed works and composers

  • To present concerts that see old music in a new light

  • To break down the Fourth Wall between artists and audiences

  • To continue to work towards engaging the total artist

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