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Welcome to our 66th Season
(2015-2016)

Concerts in Virginia
Please note that this season all concerts begin at 7:00 PM

Piano  Men on stagePhoto: Sharon Sipple

The Piano Men

Thursday,
September 17, 2015

A musical journey through the 1970's featuring the songs of Elton John and Billy Joel.
If you can remember where you were when Elvis died, this show’s for you! A multi-media production that returns the audience members to the newspaper headlines, the automobiles, the people, the events, the toys, and the TV shows that shaped the decade of the 1970's.

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Brassfire

Saturday,
October 17, 2015

Spectacular Trumpeter Jens Lindemann is hailed as one of the most celebrated soloists in trumpet history, and was recently named “International Brass Personality of the Year” (Brass Herald). Jens has played in every major concert venue in the world, from the Philharmonics of New York, Los Angeles, London and Berlin to Tokyo and even the Great Wall of China. His repertoire includes Johann Sebastian Bach, Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, Allan Gilliland, Joaquín Rodrigo, and Bill Whelan.

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Jens Lindemann in red jacket

Alaska String Band outside

Southeast Alaskan Odyssey
with the Alaska String Band

Tuesday,
December 1, 2015

The Alaska String Band is a family band which occupies itself by entertaining visitors on board cruise shops in Alaskan waters and at the Chilkat Theatre during the Alaskan summer months. Their shows cover American-roots music favorites such as swing, jazz, bluegrass, pop, gospel, and an occasional original tune.

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Wolak & Donnelly Duo

Monday,
February 1, 2016

Armed with a clarinet, a piano, and their personable stage presence, Kornel Wolak and Chris Donnelly present a remarkable blend of classical and jazz music rarely heard in live performance. From revered classical pieces such as Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto in A Major, to Gershwin’s famous Rhapsody in Blue, and Oscar Peterson’s classic Hymn to Freedom, Chris and Kornel captivate audiences with virtuosity, familiar melodies, and a profound passion for music and performing.

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in concert

 

 

Promotional Photo of Jive Aces

The Jive Aces

Saturday,
April 2, 2016

The Jive Aces combine a mixture of fresh arrangements of swing/Jive/R&B classics – songs made famous by such greats as Louis Prima, Cab Calloway, Bobby Darin, Louis Armstrong, Dean Martin, Big Joe Turner and Sammy Davis Jr - along with a selection of superb swinging originals taken from their studio albums. They were the first ever band to reach the semi finals of Britain's Got Talent (2012) and also performed for the Queen as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations and at both the Olympic and Paralympic celebrations.

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Salut Salon

Wednesday,
May 11, 2016

Imaginative, entertaining female string quartet that combines whatever can possibly be combined with their beloved classical music: tango, chansons, folk and film soundtrack. They are virtuosic soloists yet unbeatable as an ensemble of musicians each of whom perform an essential part to create the perfect interplay of virtuosic classical prowess peppered with cabaret-style show with artistic sketches, effortless flair and disarming self-irony.

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Salut Salon in concert
Photo: Wolfgang Michalowski

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All concerts held at

Goodman Auditorium
Virginia High School
Virginia, MN

All concerts begin at

7:00 PM

unless otherwise noted

 
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As a ticketholder for the Arrowhead Concert Association, you also may attend the following concerts in Ely and Hibbing at no additional cost:

Ely Concerts
(Ely Area Concert Association)
Washington Auditorium

Ely High School

Ely, MN

Tues, Sept 29, 2015:
The Four Freshmen
They continue to bring their unique brand of vocal harmony to audiences worldwide - continuing the legendary sound that began in 1948 with Bob, Don, Ross and Hal.
Thurs, Nov 12, 2015:
Roy & Rosemary
Known for their versatility, passion, musicianship, and style, pianist Roy Tan and violinist Rosemary Siemens are equally adept at classical and pop music. Their rich and mesmerizing sound combined with their talents at on-the-spot improvisations in various styles of music capture the hearts of audiences the world over.
Sat, Mar 12, 2016:
Those Were the Days
An upbeat music journey of America's greatest folks and pop songs of the 60's, includings songs of The New Christy Minstrels, Peter, Paul & Mary, Pete Seeger, The Mamas & The Papas, and others.
Thurs, May 5, 2016:
Fascinating Rhythms of the World
Accordionist Alex Meixler is equally at home playing a traditional Oktoberfest or amped up to Roctoberfest, while also having the ability to meld into swinging jazz, gypsy world-beat, authentic European folk or smoking blues at the drop of a hat.

all concerts begin at 7:30 PM.

 

Hibbing Concerts
(Mesaba Concert Association)
Hibbing High School Auditorium

Hibbing, MN

Sat, Oct 10, 2015:
Dave Osborne Trio
Known as the "Pianist to the Presidents", Osborne has performed for Presidents Reagan, Bush, and Clinton. His music includes romantic, classicial, jazz, pop, inspirational, patriotic, and Broadway show tunes.
Tues, Nov 10, 2015:
International String Trio
A group of exceptionally talented musicials - all alumni of Berklee College of Music in Boston. The group prides itself on its sylistic diversity, delivering Gypsy jazz, Appalachian folk, acoustic world music, virtuosic classical arrangements and popular songs from movie sound tracks.
Sun, Feb 28, 2016:
Scott Kirby, Main Street Souvenirs
Featuring 150 years of American music, original artwork, video, and narrative, this multi-media stage performance features music of Scott Joplin, Stephen Foster, and John Philip Sousa, as well as original compositions of performer Scott Kirby.
Sun, Mar 20, 2016:
Denny Diamond and the Jewels: A Tribute to Neil Diamond
A celebration of some of America's legendary performers, including Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly, Glen Campbell, and Neil Diamond, to name a few.
Fri, Apr 8, 2016:

Buckets 'N Boards
A hilarious and high-energy show chock-full of amazing percussion, ridiculous songs, spectacular tap dancing, inventive instrumentation, and an incredible variety of musical talents.

all concerts begin at 7:30 PM

Maintained for Arrowhead Concert Association by
Chuck Morello
please send information on errors to Chuck.

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Arrowhead Concert Association

updated: May 29, 2015