8/20/13: Today’s Tips: Tuesday
MUSIC: “Beethoven and Beyond” @ SPAC’s Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs. Violinist Juliette Kang and her husband, acclaimed cellist-composer Thomas Kraines, perform in a program that includes Beethoven’s Violin Sonata in A Major Op. 47 “Kreutzer.” 8pm.
READING/PERFORMANCE: Nitty Gritty Poetry Slam @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. Just back from the National Poetry Slam in Boston, the team returns to home base with tales to tell… 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm open mic; 8pm slam. $5; $3 for students.
MUSIC: The Dorian Wind Quintet @ the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. The chamber quintet will be joined by pianist Spencer Myer to perform Reicha’s Quintet in E flat major, as well as Bach’s Organ Works arranged for wind quintet. 8pm. $25; $10 students.