With flavors of Lucinda Williams, Nanci Griffiths and Iris Dement and a wealth of early country music, the three-time Canadian Folk Music Award nominee and Western Canadian Music Award nominee’s songs are faithful to a long-standing folk music tradition.
James Garner’s Tribute to Johnny Cash captures the essence of the Man in Black.
Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences around the world for nearly 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles.
Robin Spielberg is one of America’s most beloved pianist/composers with an impressive tour schedule and hundreds of thousands of recordings sold.
Staff and students of Asano Taiko US and Los Angeles Taiko Institute (LATI) present contemporary and traditionally inspired taiko repertoire in their end-of-year recital. Performances are interspersed with explanations of the roots and context of taiko and commentary on the challenges and joys of learning Japanese drums.
Hiroya is a one-of-a-kind composer, guitarist and singer-songwriter from Kyoto, Japan. He began playing the five-string banjo when he was 13, and took up the guitar shortly after. The rest, as they say is history.
Kugelplex is one of the West Coast’s purveyors of klezmer and Old World music. Since 2001, the group has performed its soulful music at concerts, festivals and Jewish lifecycle events throughout the United States.
On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gathers at its cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real – and which will win out?
Led by Jack Malmstrom on clarinet and tenor sax, Jack’s Cats’ tight rhythm section and top-shelf vocalist have won friends at clubs, private events, and jazz festivals with a warm, swinging sound of small jazz combos from the “pre-bop” era.
Jack London’s classic tale comes to life on stage. This multi-media adventure mixes performance and storytelling with projected illustrations to tell the story of Buck, the magnificent offspring of a St. Bernard and Scottish Collie.