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Tegan and Sara bring Grand Rapids community together to create safe space

by (brittany.devon)

Submitted 08-18-2017 under LOCAL LIFE

On August 17, 2017, the amphitheater at Frederik Meijer Gardens filled up with fans of all ages. Everyone came together to sing along to the well known lyrics of Tegan and Sara. The show was opened by AOK, a Grand Rapids duo that features pop...

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Local playlist: A world of music through WYCE

by (carly.schweppe)

Submitted 11-21-2016 under NEWS

WYCE 88.1fm is Grand Rapids' commercial-free community radio station, a service of Grand Rapids Community Media Center, celebrating 30 years in 2017. Quinn Mathews began his role as station manager this past summer. He’s the host of GR...

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Margo Price

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Price’s music recalls hardships and heartaches -- the loss of her family's farm, the death of her child, problems with men and the bottle. Her voice , an alluring mix of vulnerability and resilience that calls to the likes of  Loretta...

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Marc Cohn

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Best known for his Grammy Award winning soulful ballad, “Walking in Memphis,” Marc Cohn has solidified his place as one of this generation’s most compelling singer-songwriters. Combining the precision of a brilliant tunesmith with...

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Los Lonely Boys

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Full of the infectiously melodic mix of bluesy rock ’n’ roll and rootsy brown-eyed soul that’s long endeared Los Lonely Boys to its fan base, the album adds an expansive range of new sonic elements, like touches of reggae grooves,...

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Pokey LaFarge

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Incorporating elements of early jazz, ragtime, country blues, Western swing, and beyond, LaFarge has created a vibrant, deeply expressive body of work that embodies an expansive musical vision and vivid storytelling sensibility that are wholly his...

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SFJAZZ Collective

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Super group San Francisco Jazz Collective appears at SCMC featuring Miguel Zenon, alto saxophone; David Sanchez, tenor saxophone; Sean Jones, trumpet; Robin Eubank, trombone; Warren Wolf, vibraphone; Edward Simon, piano, Matt Penman, bass and Obed...

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Joey Alexander

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Learning by listening, Joey's early influences include Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Bill Evans and John Coltrane, and he has a special affinity for trumpet players including Clifford Brown, Lee Morgan, Miles Davis and Wynton Marsalis....

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CMS of Lincoln Center - French Virtuosity

by (Stcecilia)

Submitted 11-16-2016 under

Featuring pianist Wu Han, violinists Arnaud Sussman, Kristin Lee, and Yura Lee and violist Richard O’Neill and cellist Nicholas Canellakis. Leclair  -  Concerto in E minor for Violin, String Quartet and Continuo, Op. 10, No. 5...

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GVSU Piano & Clarinet Concert at St. Cecilia

by (GVSUmtd)

Submitted 11-10-2016 under

The clarinet studio of Arthur Campbell and the piano studio of Helen Marlais will be performing.  Reception following.   This event is free and open to the public. 

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