Joe DeMarco

Joe DeMarco

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Joe DeMarco is a musician, arts journalist and technologist. He has performed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Pops, the Boston Ballet, Pro-Arte Chamber Orchestra, the Rhode Island Philharmonic and The Hartford Symphony Orchestra, and has shared the stage with Andrea Bocelli, Ann Hampton Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ben Folds, Burt Bacharach, Cecile Licad, Don Rickles, Idina Menzel, Joshua Bell, Linda Eder, The Moody Blues, Regis Philbin, Roberta Flack, Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme, Yo Yo Ma, among others. His expertise spans genres, including orchestra, ballet, opera, theater, jazz, blues and pop music. Mr. DeMarco holds degrees in music from Boston University and the Juilliard School. He resides in Providence, RI and Miami Beach, FL.

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Articles by Joe DeMarco

Twist on a Classic: ENSEMBLE/PARALLAX premieres video and music works in their fifth season
September 18, 2019 No Commentby

Twist on a Classic: ENSEMBLE/PARALLAX premieres video and music works in their fifth season

Providence dwellers Peyman Farzinpour and his wife Nara Shahbazyan are the quintessential 21st century musicians. In addition to managing very ...

Orchestral Underpinnings: A classic autumn soundtrack
September 4, 2019 No Commentby

Orchestral Underpinnings: A classic autumn soundtrack

Autumn is a great time for classical music in New England. Giving way to fanfare and season openers, the 2019-20 ...

This Season's a Classic!: Get a little culture in your life, will ya'?
June 5, 2019 No Commentby

This Season’s a Classic!: Get a little culture in your life, will ya’?

For classical music lovers, there are some great events to look forward to over the next few months. Here’s what’s ...

Fly Like a Bumblebee: Classical concerts bloom all spring
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Fly Like a Bumblebee: Classical concerts bloom all spring

It is high time for us to come out of hibernation and take in some classical music, and this spring’s ...

This Season's a Classic
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

This Season’s a Classic

  Autumn is the season for classical music lovers in New England. Giving way to fanfare and season openers, the ...

The Other Newport Music Festival
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

The Other Newport Music Festival

When referring ambiguously to any music festival in Newport, most folks within Rhode Island’s borders (myself included) think of the ...

Your Summer Guide to Classical Music 2018
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

Your Summer Guide to Classical Music 2018

For classical music lovers, there are some great events to look forward to over the next few months. Here’s what’s ...

Spring Guide to Classical Music 2018
February 28, 2018 No Commentby

Spring Guide to Classical Music 2018

  Spring in New England typically brings warmer temperatures, much needed rain and an occasional spot of sun. For 2018, ...

ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX – Bringing the New into Providence
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX – Bringing the New into Providence

  Let’s talk about “new music.” The term sounds generic enough to describe any number of musical projects of differing ...

Emotions and Music: What Makes Music Scary?
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

Emotions and Music: What Makes Music Scary?

When my highly creative editor posed this question to me, I jumped at the chance to report on the subject. ...