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Rakonto: Voices from the ValleyStarring Daniel Kelly
Wednesday, January 18 @ 7 pm
MAINSTAGE THEATRE
An Evening with Pat Methenyw/ Antonio Sanchez, Linda Oh & Gwilym Simcock
Tuesday, January 24 @ 8 PM
CONCERT HALL
The Bockety World of Henry & BucketIreland's Barnstorm Theatre Company
Sunday, February 5 @ 2 pm
CONCERT HALL
Opera and the Jazz AgeFebruary 10-11
CONCERT HALL
Guys and DollsA Musical Fable of Broadway
February 21-26
MAINSTAGE THEATRE
 
 
 



Commissioned by the Forbes Center, this presentation created by award-winning composer and pianist Daniel Kelly celebrates the rich cultural diversity in the Shenandoah Valley by weaving together interviews and stories from family members of Harrisonburg High School students with photography, jazz, classical and folk music. A photographic exhibit will accompany the show. More
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THU, JAN 19


Lithuanian-born clarinetist Sarunas Jankauskas is a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician, and contemporary music artist whose playing has been praised for its “exotic flair” and “smooth and seductive delicacy.” The new professor of clarinet at JMU, Jankauskas will perform an eclectic and exciting program of works by Marquez (Mexico), Chen Yi (China/USA), American composers Muhly and Greene, as well as Frenchmen Ghidoni and Chausson. More

Kevin Stees, tuba

Lori Piitz, piano

RECITAL HALL

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FRI, JAN 20
JAN 20 CANCELLED


Kevin Stees leads an active career as a soloist, chamber musician, conductor and music educator. Stees takes the stage with fellow JMU faculty member Lori Piitz, who enjoys a performance career that includes solo, four-hand and chamber music. More

An Evening with Pat Metheny

w/ Antonio Sanchez, Linda Oh & Gwilym Simcock

CONCERT HALL


One of the brightest stars of the jazz community, Pat Metheny is a 20-time Grammy-winning guitarist whose 42 recordings have sold 20 million records worldwide. Metheny will present a wide range of music from his storied 40-year career with Grammy-winning drummer Antonio Sanchez, bassist Linda Oh and British pianist Gwilym Simcock. More

HIGHLIGHTS


  • Experience masterful musicianship by the Grammy-nominated National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine!