Massachusetts features music for all tastes: classical, jazz, early music, even a rich history of rock and roll.

The cornerstone is one of the world’s greatest orchestras, the Boston Symphony Orchestra. It performs in Symphony Hall, celebrated worldwide for its magnificent acoustics and historic location, conveniently just steps from the T.

For opera buffs, the Boston Lyric Opera features lavish productions. Of course, no Fourth of July would be complete without the Boston Pops concert at the Hatch Shell on the Charles River Esplanade. Two popular venues for contemporary music: the dramatic Bank of America Pavilion on Boston Harbor and the Comcast Center, a 19,000-seat amphitheater in Mansfield.

Be sure to check out the MassJazz website for jazz venues and upcoming concerts.

  • Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston

  • Symphony Hall, Springfield

  • Fort Point Channel, Boston

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  • Cape Ann Opera

    Gloucester

    Chamber opera for everyone. more

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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival

    North Eastham

    Summer Festival of World Class Chamber Music Concerts in Venues from Provincetown to Cotuit. more

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  • Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra

    Yarmouthport

    Classical and Pops symphony performaces led by renowned conductor Jung-Ho Pak. more

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  • Central Massachusetts Symphony Orchestra

    Worcester

    Performances in neo-classical concert hall. more

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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston

    Jamaica Plain

    In a city immersed in music, the Chameleon Arts Ensemble is distinguished by superb artistry, luminous performances, and dynamic musical... more

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  • Chelsea Art Walk

    Chelsea

    This years Art Walk is June 14th and 15th from 12:00 - 6:00 pm in Chelsea, MA. The Chelsea Art Walk is... more

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  • Close Encounters With Music

    Great Barrington

    The mission of Close Encounters With Music is to engage the imagination of diverse concert audiences in a welcoming setting,... more

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  • Club Passim

    Cambridge

    Established as Club 47 in 1958 and incorporated as a nonprofit in 1994, Passim has been a cornerstone of the arts community of... more

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  • Cornerstone Performing Arts Center

    Fitchburg

    Cornerstone Performing Arts Center bring an unparalleled theatrical experience through its annual season of theatre and modern dance productions. Cornerstone... more

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  • Cotuit Center for the Arts

    Cotuit

    Cotuit Center for the Arts, founded in 1993 has established itself as a great place to celebrate the arts. Cotuit Center... more

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  • The DrumConnection

    Arlington

    New England's Premier Hand Drumming School serving the Greater Boston community for over 20 years. Experience music and drums African style. more

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  • Dunstable Summer Concerts

    Dunstable

    12 annual Dunstable Summer concerts every Wednesday 6:30-8:30 Dunstable town common, rte.113 June 19The Old Enuff to Know Better Band June 26... more

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  • Eric Whitacre and the Eric Whitacre Singers

    Boston

    Eric Whitacre and the Eric Whitacre Singers Inspirations: North American Debut Tour Announcing the debut US tour of Eric Whitacre... more

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  • Featherstone Meeting House for the Arts

    Oak Bluffs

    Year-round performances and gallery shows. more

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  • Firebird Ensemble

    Cambridge

    Firebird Ensemble is a group of adventurous, young musicians who strive for artistic excellence and seek to attract and engage... more

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  • Flying Object

    Hadley

    Flying Object is non-profit art and publishing organization with a storefront gallery and letterpress studio space in the former Hadley... more

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  • Gordon College Music Guild

    Wenham

    Hear great music ensembles performed in a variety of genres and styles. Special Music events throughout the year. more

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  • Hatch Memorial Shell

    Boston

    Outdoor concert venue on the banks of the Charles River; special events; Friday night movies; 4th of July Boston Pops... more

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  • Hingham Civic Music Theatre

    Hingham

    Hingham Civic Music Theatre has been entertaining audiences since 1948 and serving as an outlet for the wonderfully talented people who... more

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  • Hyannis Harbor Arts Center

    Hyannis

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