John Brown Groove Shop Band
Saturday, September 22, 2018, 7:30 p.m. |
Be captivated by the John Brown Groove Shop band, firmly rooted in the heart of funk and rhythm and blues. Truly a powerhouse ensemble, it features a full horn section, full rhythm section and singers. Be excited by this 13-piece group with its repertoire that includes music of the ‘70s and ‘80s from bands like Earth, Wind & Fire, Stevie Wonder, KC & The Sunshine Band, The Gap Band and more.
Love is a Rose
Saturday, October 13, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Experience an incredible evening celebrating the music of Linda Ronstadt, one of America’s greatest female singers, with award-winning Paula Hanke and Peggy Ratusz, two WNC torch singers and collaborators. This two-set experience features greatest hits, fan favorites featuring Ronstadt’s entire career, stretching back to the ‘60s. “Voices amazing … harmonies are luscious … stage was on fire … band is electrifying and tight.”
Collision of Rhythm
Saturday, November 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Delight with the “most mind-blowing act of the new millennium”- Collision of Rhythm. Bronka and Aaron are multiple world-record holders who have worked with companies like Coca Cola and Google and have been featured on TV programs such as The Tonight Show. It’s not just a performance, it’s an inspirational experience full of music, laughter and excitement!
Saturday, January 26, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Discover why audiences are enthralled by Molly Tuttle, a virtuosa multi-instrumentalist and award-winning songwriter with a distinctive voice. Performing since she was 11, in 2017 she received three nominations by the International Bluegrass Music Association and won Guitar Player of the Year and signed with Compass Records. Come hear this rising star perform!
M5 Mexican Brass
Saturday, March 2, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Be mesmerized by Latin America’s most successful Brass Quintet, M5 Mexican Brass, which has earned wide international recognition. Combining their skills at virtuosic chamber music in all styles, non-stop interaction with the audience, inborn showmanship, matchless Latin American charm, and their own sound, M5 concerts are unique musical–theatre concert experiences.
Saturday, April 6, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Savor the sounds of this contemporary chamber music quartet in an intimate performance that unveils as one of the most fascinating sound palettes in the world. From a Victorian era underwood typewriter solo to eerie melodies whistled by Australian howling tubes, to the group’s signature Hungarian cimbalom, living room cordis creates an unforgettable experience that resonates with concert goers long after the final bow.
The Virginia Symphony
May 2019 TBA
Listen to the spectacular music of The Virginia Symphony, conducted by a nationally acclaimed conductor. Recognized as one of the nation’s leading regional symphony orchestras, this exceptional program will highlight classical music.