Joe DeMarco

Joe DeMarco

Bio:

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

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. ...

The Classical Sounds of Fall
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

The Classical Sounds of Fall

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

Your Summer Guide to Classical Music 2017
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Your Summer Guide to Classical Music 2017

The warmer days that arrived in late May are a just a taste of what promises to be a beautiful and ...

Classical Music: 2017 Season Finale and a World Première
May 3, 2017 No Commentby

Classical Music: 2017 Season Finale and a World Première

The month of May marks the end of the season for many classical ensembles in New England. The warmer weather ...

Spring Guide to Classical Music
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Spring Guide to Classical Music

  Though the groundhog may have been a bit pessimistic this year, there are plenty of reasons to get out. ...

Fall Guide to Classical Music
August 31, 2016 No Commentby

Fall Guide to Classical Music

  Autumn is a great time for classical music in southern New England. Giving way to season openers, the 2016-17 ...

Have a Classic(al) Summer
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Have a Classic(al) Summer

Nobody would disagree that New England is the place to be in the summer months. And for classical music lovers, ...

The Bluegrass Situation
May 25, 2016 No Commentby

The Bluegrass Situation

  A couple of years ago I had the pleasure of attending the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, ...

Must-See Classical Shows this May
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Must-See Classical Shows this May

May is a great month for classical music in southern New England. For many groups it marks the end of ...

The Trumpet Shall Sound: Big Band Holidays with Wynton Marsalis
November 18, 2015 No Commentby

The Trumpet Shall Sound: Big Band Holidays with Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis is arguably the most important musician of his generation. A nine-time Grammy award winning trumpet virtuoso, Pulitzer Prize ...