Fireworks Ensemble

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 – 7: 30 pm

 

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 “Chamber music got a kick in the pants.”

– The Washington Post

• As seen at Chautauqua & Carnegie Hall

• New Production: American Tapestry

21st century vision for chamber music. An amplified chamber band with an extraordinary range of styles, including Frank Zappa, traditional Americana, cartoon music, ambient techno, and 20th-century orchestral scores. Bringing their music to audiences beyond the concert hall.

 

Presidio Brass

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 – 7:30 pm

 

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 “Blazing technique and seamless precision.”

– Ponca City News, Ponca City, OK

• “Sounds of the Cinema” Repertoire

• Classical, Jazz and Popular Styles

Top-flight ensemble with impeccable touring credentials. Members have performed with the L.A. Philharmonic, Stevie Wonder, Frank Sinatra, “Blast,” Broadway musicals and Hollywood film scores. A feast for the senses in a program featuring all-time movie favorites.

 

Kevin Johnson

Sunday, November 1, 2015 – 3:00 pm

 

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 “America loves you.”

– America’s Got Talent (2006)

• As seen on “Late Night with David Letterman”

• “Seriously Funny” – Funworld Magazine

Astounding ventriloquist has performed over 9000 shows at LEGOLAND® in California. Two-time International winner “Best Male Performer” (IAAPA). Kevin Johnson is hilariously appreciated by audiences of all-ages for his clean comedy.

 

VIDA Guitar Quartet

Saturday, February 20, 2016 – 7:30 pm

 

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 “VIDA sparkled with vitality and spontaneity.”

– Acoustic Magazine

• Tours from London to New York to Los Angeles

• Graduates of the Royal Academy of Music

World-renowned performers Mark Ashford and Helen Sanderson, join forces with innovative guitar duo Mark Eden & Christopher Stell to present “an orchestral palette of colours and effects” (Classic FM) in a diverse program. Classical to Gershwin to British Rock.

 

Vivace

Thursday, April 7, 2016 – 7:30 pm

 

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“Engaging and…emotional.”

– Jim Brickman

• From Puccini to Celine Dion

• Debuted at 2010 Winter Games

With a rich and diverse repertoire ranging from pop, arias, to their own original material, these award-winning performers create a fresh new take on the classical and modern music of today. Canada’s biggest classical-pop group to emerge since The Canadian Tenors.

 

The Young Irelanders

Thursday, May 19, 2016 – 7:30 pm

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– Sunday Independence

• Featuring Former Members of Riverdance and Lord of the Dance

• From the Producer of “Women of Ireland”

This eight-member Irish music, song and dance troupe uses authentic Celtic instruments. Fuses old world traditions with contemporary flare in an eclectic repertoire of Irish, World Jazz and Pop.