CHORAL & FOLK
October 1, 2016
The first concert of the season of the Local Roots Series presents Random Road, a talented group of musicians making music in Central Minnesota. Their eclectic and broad musical tastes are reflected in the name of their band. They are willing to go down any musical road to see where it leads – come along for a great adventure! Join Joe Meyer, Rick Walter, Nancy Ebel, Nancy Drontle, Susan Schleper, Carolyn ...More
October 28, 2016
Hailed as “Canada’s Ambassadors of musical diversity,” the Sultans of String thrill audiences with their genre-hopping celebration of global rhythms.
November 5, 2016
Through music and word, this program offers peace, comfort and hope to those who have suffered loss of a loved one and to those who live fully in the promises of God’s grace. ...More
December 17, 2016
This year with their 2016 tour, “Celebrating 40 Years Together”, they’re still making new heart-felt memories for old friends, longtime fans as well as a whole new ...More
December 18, 2016
The acclaimed Irish singer Cathie Ryan and her award-winning band celebrate a traditional Irish American Christmas with The Winter’s Heart®. Featuring Cathie’s ...More
December 30, 2016
The new chapter in the evolution of Tonic Sol-fa continues. This Christmas, the Emmy-award winning a cappella group brings their renowned stage show to you. Enjoy an evening of ...More
March 18, 2017
This bluegrass band is just as comfortable at a dirt road pickin’ session as they are on a concert hall stage.
March 25, 2017
Music is powerful alchemy. In one moment — by the kitchen radio, in church, in the car, in a concert hall — music can rewire and heal our spirits.
|Five Good Reasons|
Founded in 2011, Five Good Reasons was created to bring fine choral music to Central Minnesota on a smaller, more intimate scale. Primarily performing a cappella works, Five Good Reasons performs almost any genre of music made for choirs – madrigals, jazz, folk songs, showtunes, holiday music, polyphonic works, even arrangements of pop songs! This vocal group delivers an intuitive attention to blend, harmony and artistry in music that appeals to audiences of any age. Five Good Reasons...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||10/09/16||Saint Cloud|
|We Banjo 3|
Galway, Ireland is home for this outstanding group of musicians. This young, award-winning group of young men are in the United States for just two weeks in January – and right here in St Cloud, Minnesota is one of their stops! They have performed for presidents and prime ministers and kings and queens in every part of the globe. Their awards and accolades are far too numerous to list.
|Paramount Center for the Arts||01/20/17||Saint Cloud|
|The Vienna Boys Choir|
The most famous Boys’ Choir in the world is coming to the Paramount! Boys have been singing at Vienna’s Imperial Chapel since 1296. In 1498, Maximilian I moved his court to Vienna and instructed there were to be singing boys among his musicians. This marked the foundation of what is known today as the Vienna Boys Choir. Today, touring is part of the chorister’s education. Since 1926, the Vienna Boys Choir has undertaken 1000 tours in 97 different countries. in that time,...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||02/19/17||Saint Cloud|
|Night of the Stars|
Celebrating its 15th year, the LEAF Night of the Stars Variety Show is a fundraiser for the K-12 activities programs of district 742. An amazing evening showcasing the outstanding talent of the students in District 742!
|Paramount Center for the Arts||02/24/17-|
|Hold Out Your Light – A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King|
Minnesota Center Chorale, and special guests, Youth Chorale of Central Minnesota, will join together to share songs of peace and unity, and to honor the legacy and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
|Paramount Center for the Arts||02/26/17||Saint Cloud|
One of Ireland’s leading tenors brings you an afternoon of songs, stories, tunes and dance, from the heart of the Emerald Isle. From a tiny spark, Michael Londra’s Celtic Fire now travels the world in many forms. With 100% live music, dance and song, the show generates an electric atmosphere that sweeps audiences away to Ireland, its culture, its land, its pubs, its music and its soul. The heart of this show belongs to celebrated tenor Michael Londra who has won fans in every...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||03/15/17||Saint Cloud|
|Ring of Kerry|
Ring of Kerry is a bursting-with-energy Irish music group that captures the hearts of listeners. The group takes its name from a beautiful craggy drive in southwestern County Kerry, Ireland.
Its Celtic music, however, is played with a heart much closer to its American home.
|Paramount Center for the Arts||03/17/17||Saint Cloud|
|Requiem for the Living|
Under the baton of Garrett Lathe, over 120 high school singers from 14 high schools – all members of the Youth Chorale of Central Minnesota – will be presenting one of their largest undertakings to date. Along with 21 orchestral musicians, the YCCM will be bring the Central Minnesota premiere of this deeply emotional work to the stage at the Paramount. Published in mid-2013, Requiem for the Living offers an inspiring perspective on life, love, loss and renewal. A Requiem, at its...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||04/21/17-|