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The New Yorker magazine called Chanticleer “the world’s reigning male chorus.” Winner of multiple Grammy Awards, Chanticleer is known as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices and its original interpretations of vocal literature.
The veterans of the 1980s Off-Broadway hit One Mo’ Time come together again for A Night in Old New Orleans. Clarinetist Orange Kellin and his trio join Obie Award-winning song and dance man Vernel Bagneris for an evening of great tunes from the old days of the Big Easy.
The Knights chamber orchestra is dedicated to creating original, engaging musical experiences that honor the classical tradition and explore new avenues for musical discovery. TheLos Angeles Timeshails the orchestra as “the future of classical music in America.”
Midori, one of the world’s most famous violinists, joins the ASO for Schumann’s Violin Concerto. The program also includes Mendelssohn’s Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream and two of Wagner’s most popular works, the Prelude and “Good Friday Spell” from Parsifal and the Prelude to Act One of Die Meistersinger.
ARCO was established by UGA Franklin Professor of Violin Levon Ambartsumian during his years as professor of violin at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory.
Mnozil Brass is best summed up by one critic who said, “With their musical virtuosity mixed with their comedy, the only way to describe Mnozil Brass is possibly to label them as the Monty Python of the music world.”
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