Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


May 15, 2014

Out & About: An ode to 16th century Spanish music


The show will represent a farewell for Music Director and conductor Roland Vazquez, who is retiring from the RSO after 15 years at the helm.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Children 12 and under are invited for free. Visit for more.

Weekend of music at Phillips Academy

Phillips Academy is hosting two free concerts as well as a piano master class this weekend.

On Friday, May 16, at 6:30 p.m., the Academy Concert Bands and ensembles, under the direction of Vincent Monaco and Derek Jacoby, will feature the music of Winsor McCoy, Johann Strauss Jr., Michael Sweeney, Karl L. King and graduating senior Maita Eyzaguirre.

On Sunday, May 18, at 2 p.m., The Fidelio Society, a select a cappella choir of 18 voices that represents the oldest musical organization on Andover Hill, will present its spring concert.

Both concerts take place in Cochran Chapel at Phillips, 180 Main St.

Also on Friday, the Music Department presents a master class with Victor Rosenbaum, the former chairman of the New England Conservatory Piano Department for more than 10 years. The free class goes from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Timken Room at Graves Hall and is open to the public

For more information on any of the events, contact the Music Department at 978-749-4260 or email

Psychic medium sharing inspiration in new book

Andover’s Kelle Sutliff will be reading from her latest book, “Listen UP! The Other Side IS Talking,” an inspirational book that explores the importance for people to listen to their intuitive direction from deceased loved ones, next Thursday, May 22, at 7 p.m. at Andover Bookstore, 89R Main St.

In her latest work, Sutliff shows readers how to trust their intuition and learn how to make it part of their daily lives. She reflects on her 14-year career as a psychic medium and psychic investigator, sharing her journey of how all of this “psychic stuff” really does work. Sutliff says anyone who has mourned the loss of a loved one or been curious about how deceased loved ones can guide people can gain from her perspective. She is also the co-author of “Pearls of Wisdom: 30 Inspirational Ideas to Live Your Best Life Now!” with Jack Canfield in 2012.

Admission to the reading is free. For more, call the bookstore at 978-475-0143 or visit To learn more about Sutliff, visit


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