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OKG Newsletter

Topic: violin

String this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Twenty people learn to play the violin in 45 minutes, while you enjoy wine, a silent auction and hors d’oeuvres provided by Iguana Mexican Grill.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Piñataland — Hymns for the Dreadful Night

Beautiful arrangements, skilled players and excellent production. What more could you want?


Stephen Carradini
As a newly minted music producer, I’m now professionally invested in the way that recordings sound (which means I have even more distaste for the intentionally terrible recordings of the San Francisco garage-rock scene).
Thursday, July 7, 2011

Get your Phil

Once an Oklahoman and a member of Little Feat, guitarist Phil Brown looks to the music of the past to live for today.


Danny Marroquin
Phil Brown
7 p.m. Friday
The Blue Door
2805 N. McKinley
bluedoorokc.com, 524-0738
$15 advance, $20 door
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Road to everywhere

Packing their brand of heartland acoustic music, Kyle Dillingham and Horseshoe Road will represent Oklahoma as one of 12 acts in a global music exchange program.


Rachael Cervenka
Kyle Dillingham, Oklahoma’s Musical Ambassador, said he is enthusiastic about carrying his native roots across the ocean and spreading his passion for music and diplomacy to the world.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

String it

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Gazette staff

Claude Chalhoub is a better violinist than you. That’s not a dig. Chalhoub is kind of a big deal. The world-renowned virtuoso will perform his original compositions with UCO students at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday in Mitchell Hall Theater, University Drive and Main Street on The University of Central Oklahoma Campus in Edmond. Tickets are $4-$14. Call 974-3375 or visit click4tix.com/uco.

Thursday, Saturday

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Violin it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Thanksgiving and Hanukkah coincide this year, and you know what that means. OK, neither do we. But we do know internationally renowned violinist Yuval Waldman will perform a program of Jewish music in celebration of this uncommon occurrence. Lend him your ears 8 p.m. Saturday at Emanuel Synagogue, 900 NW 47th St. Admission is free but requires a reservation. Call 833-2306.


Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Violin it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Mexico has produced some of the most decorated works in modern cinema, but few are as internationally awarded as Francisco Vargas’ The Violin. As part of the OCU Film Series, the movie will be shown at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Meinders School of Business Kerr McGee Auditorium on the Oklahoma City University campus, 2501 N. Blackwelder Ave. Admission is free. Call 208-5000 or visit okcu.edu.


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Strings attached

Find top-shelf stringed instrument repair from some of the best in the OKC metro.

Angela Botzer
Many of you stringed instrument owners in the Oklahoma City area know our dry climate can sometimes wreak havoc on your prized musical possessions. Luthiers (makers of stringed instruments) who are experienced and knowledgeable can sometimes be difficult to find. If your instrument is having problems, here’s where to go to make certain you sound your best.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014