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The Milk Carton Kids with Vera Sola
February 27, 2019
The Milk Carton Kids, Americana Music Association winners of Best Duo/Group of the Year and two-time Grammy Award nominees (Best Folk Album and Best American Roots Performance), to perform on 2/27 in the Longworth-Anderson Series at beautifully-renovated, historic Memorial Hall.
Matinee Musicale Presents Pene Pati
March 3, 2019
GLEAMING TENOR Winner of the 2012 Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge ‘Bel Canto’ Award A native of Samoa, raised in New Zealand, Pati studied at the University of Auckland and the Wales International Academy of Voice. He won first prize…
Take 6: Iconic Tour
March 20, 2019
The most awarded vocal group in history (10 Grammy Awards, 10 Dove Awards, a Soul Train Award, and more) celebrates their 25th Anniversary! Take 6 (Claude McKnight, Mark Kibble, Joel Kibble, Dave Thomas, Alvin Chea and Khristian Dentley), heralded by…
Memorial Hall presents Madcap Puppets’ The Case of the Kidnapped Backpack
March 23, 2019
Book, Music and Lyrics by Paul Strickland Caw Lumbo, child crow and amateur sleuth extraordinaire, is on the case! Billy the Racoon misplaces his backpack… or was it stolen? Everyone is a suspect in this hilarious musical-puppet-whodunnit!…
Vienna Boys Choir
March 25, 2019
Boys have been singing at Vienna’s Imperial Chapel since 1296. In 1498, Emperor Maximilian I moved his court to Vienna, thus founding the Chapel Imperial, and the Boys Choir. Over the centuries, the court attracted musicians like Christoph Willibald Gluck,…
Chamber Music Cincinnati: Hagen Quartet
March 27, 2019
“It is hard to know what to admire most in the Quartet’s playing. It is almost impeccable, despite the many risks being taken… the focus and unanimity are astounding. The music seems to have an inner life…You get the impression…
Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn
April 2, 2019
Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, “the king and queen of the banjo” (Paste Magazine), have a musical partnership like no other. Béla Fleck is a fifteen-time Grammy Award winner who has taken the instrument across multiple genres, and Abigail…
Woman’s City Club: Helen Thorpe
April 3, 2019
“Helen Thorpe has taken policy and turned it into literature.” – Malcom Gladwell An award-winning immersive journalist known for the personal and profound insights of her books and articles, Helen Thorpe was born in London to Irish parents,…
Matinee Musicale Presents Brannon Cho
April 14, 2019
RISING CELLIST Prize Winner at the 2015 Naumburg International Cello Competition The recent graduate of Northwestern University has appeared twice on National Public Radio’s From the Top. In 2015 he won first prize at the Minnesota Orchestra Competition and placed…