The Arkansas Valley Community Concert Association announced the concerts secured for the 2017-18 Concert Season.
The Arkansas Valley Community Concert Association announced the concerts secured for the 2017-18 Concert Season. Those who buy tickets for next season are admitted free to the Seraph Brass concert on Tuesday, April 25. Tickets will be on sale in the lobby of the Ed Stafford Theatre.
2017 2018 Season
All Concerts at 7 p.m. in the Ed Stafford Theatre, OJC Campus
Salute to Glen Campbell—Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 SALUTE TO GLEN CAMPBELL with JEFF DAYTON, Campbell’s bandleader, guitarist, and right-hand man for 15 years! A heartwarming evening of Glen’s biggest hits and the stories behind them. All delivered by Glen’s right-hand man, band leader and guitarist Jeff Dayton. Enjoy a night of intimate, fun and uplifting music from America’s TV favorite and Hall of Fame Legend – GLEN CAMPBELL.
Anderson Brothers Jazz Combo—Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 Peter and Will Anderson are one of the most extraordinary set of brothers performing music today. They’re known for their exciting arrangements of jazz classics, pops, and fresh, original music. “VIRTUOSOS ON CLARINET AND SAXOPHONE” – (New York Times)
Beijing Guitar Duo—Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 Composed of guitarist Meng Su and Yameng Wang, the Beijing Guitar Duo has performed throughout Europe, Asia and North America. These two virtuoso performers play a largely, but not entirely, classical program and play it completely from memory! Their performances and recordings have impressed the public with “an ability and artistry that exceeds their years.”
Roy & Rosemary—Tuesday, March 13, 2018 From the stages of Carnegie Hall to Walt Disney World, pianist Roy Tan and violinist Rosemary Sliemens have been capturing the hearts of audiences the world over with their fresh arrangements, musical versatility, soul-stirring passion, stellar musicianship and unique style. A very unusual part of their show involves taking requests from the audience, often learning and arranging unfamiliar tunes and even composing pieces instantly.
Scarborough Fair—Thursday, April 26, 2018 SCARBOROUGH FAIR, a Simon and Garfunkel Experience. Prepare to fall in love again with the music of Simon and Garfunkel! Through songs, stories, trivia and humor, Jeb and Jock Guthrie pay homage to the music of Simon and Garfunkel, and will have every audience member smiling…and singing along.
One additional concert will be chosen at a later time.