CHORAL & FOLK
January 16, 2015
When he sings of ‘major truths in minor keys’… we know not only what he means, but how he feels.”
– critic Scott Alarik writing about Lonnie Knight
Singer-songwriter Lonnie Knight may joke that “Legendary is just another way of saying ‘…been around a long time,’ ” but the lanky Minnesotan is one of those rare musicians who has truly earned ...More
December 23, 2014
Some great, old-fashioned bluegrass music is returning to Pioneer Place as we welcome the incredible Monroe Crossing on Tuesday, December 23rd at 7:30pm for a very special Bluegrass ...More
Presented by CSB/SJU Fine Arts Series
February 7, 2015
Three life-long friends from the small town of Como, Mississippi will fill the Sacred Heart Chapel with the deep, soulful and rich sounds of Southern gospel.
February 13, 2015
“Mulvey spins out a rhythmically intriguing cascade of images and thoughts, influenced by poetry and spoken word. At his best, Mulvey’s like some Tin Pan Alley wit gone ...More
February 25, 2015
Bill Staines is a folk circuit perennial, with a resume that stretches from the legendary Club 47 hootenannies of the Sixties to Prairie Home Companion and includes nearly a ...More
March 6, 2015
In 1957 The Kingston Trio emerged from San Francisco’s North Beach club scene to take the country by storm, bringing the rich tradition of American folk music into the ...More
March 13, 2015
After a successful first offering last year in the weekday matinee slot, Ring of Kerry is returning for their annual St Paddy’s Day performance with shows at 1:30 and 7:30....More
March 14, 2015
We're all Irish on St. Patrick's Day!
|Tonic Sol Fa|
Back for their 13th consecutive performance as the finale of their nationwide holiday tour, Tonic-Sol-Fa has carved a niche as one of the nation’s top vocal groups. In the midst of touring, this Emmy-award winning quartet has been named on of the top five “must see” groups in America.
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||12/29/14-|
|Mill City Hot Club|
The Mill City Hot Club was started by founding club member and guitarist Dean Harrington. The music is based on the tradition of gypsy jazz, pioneered in the 1920s by the Belgian guitarist Django Reinhardt and French violinist Stephan Grappelli of the famous Quintet of the Hot Club of France.
This style of jazz was popular through the 1920s-1940s, and has seen a resurgence in the US in recent years. The core instrumentation consist of two acoustic gypsy guitars (Selmer/Maccafarri),...
|Granite City Folk Society||03/27/15||St. Cloud|
Michael Johnathon is a folksinger, songwriter, concert performer, author who created and hosts the worldwide broadcast of the WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour with a radio audience with over a million listeners each week on 500 public radio stations, PBS-TV coast-to-coast plus American Forces Radio Network in 173 nations. He also created the world’s first multi-camera weekly music series broadcast on the internet. Michael is also a playwright … his play Walden: The Ballad of...
|Granite City Folk Society||04/17/15||St. Cloud|
|Her Story, Her Song|
In its 14th year, the Her Story, Her Song concert gives performers and audience members an opportunity to explore life from the feminine perspective. Each year, Her Story, Her Song establishes a connection with a community agency providing services to women and children.
|St. Cloud State University- SCSU School of the Arts||04/28/15||St. Cloud|