Bitterroot Performing Arts Series Brings Big Shows To Hamilton
You might be surprised to see the list of the artists scheduled to appear in Hamilton during the 2015-2016 Bitterroot Performing Arts Series. Monica Grable, executive director of the Bitterroot Performing Arts Council joins Michael Marsolek to talk about the exciting performances coming up.
You can see all these great performers in Hamilton during the 2015-2016 Bitterroot Performing Arts Series:
Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings
Virtuoso slide guitarist Roy Rogers has electrified audiences the world over, accompanied by his band, the Delta Rhythm Kings.
Saturday, October 24, 2015. 8:00 p.m.
David Finckel & Wu Han
Musical America’s 2012 Musicians of the Year, cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han rank among the most esteemed and influential classical musicians in the world today, deemed by the Wall Street Journal as the “power couple of chamber music.”
Friday, November 20, 2015. 8:00 p.m.
Founded in 1985 by David Parsons, one of the great movers of modern dance, internationally renowned Parsons Dance has thrilled audiences across 5 continents with their uplifting family-friendly performances featuring captivating collaborations with some of the greatest artists of our time.
Sunday, January 10, 2016. 7:30 p.m.
For 40 years, Kronos Quartet has pursued a singular artistic vision, combining a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually re-imagining the string quartet experience, and in the process has become one of the most celebrated and influential groups of our time.
Sunday, February 14, 2016. 7:30 p.m.
This quintessential Irish-American band burst onto the scene in 1996 and captured the world’s attention, building a new audience for Celtic traditional music and breaking new ground; we welcome them back to our series in 2016 in celebration of the group’s 20th anniversary!
At the Dennison Theater in Missoula
Saturday, March 12, 2016. 8:00 p.m.
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Wrapping up our season in grand style, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy returns to our stage to bring down the house with their infectious energy and high-powered horns, in pursuit of its decades-long mission to revitalize America’s original musical art form and bring joy to audiences around the world.
Friday, April 8, 2016. 8:00 p.m.
All performances except the Solas show, are at Hamilton High School at the Hamilton Performing Arts Center.
Tickets and more information are available at the Bitterroot Performing Arts Council website.
(Broadcast: "Front Row Center," Listen online, or on your radio. Sundays at 11:40 a.m., or via podcast.)