“I have purposely created something starkly contemporary to offset these two iconic works,” he said. “The program will be very eclectic in nature.”
I think you can kind of tell if a rapper is a jock or if he’s a nerd.
Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble’s 2016-17 season is already underway. This year, the group aims beyond its traditional repertoire.
The piece is for a full orchestra, a full adult chorus, a children’s chorus and three vocal soloists (a soprano, a tenor and a baritone).
Jason Isbell defies “bro-country” with informed criticisms of the American South and masculinity.
“Those curtains open; the lights are going, the fog,” he said. “We have high energy onstage, so the kids were screaming like it was their first concert.”
“We had to piece it together really quick,” he said. “I’m very grateful for the way everything has gone and everyone’s been really supportive of it.”
Schon was born at Tinker Air Force Base and is a member of the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame.
Tillis is known for hits “All the Good Ones are Gone” and “Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life).”
“Today is a Dust Bowl of a different sort,” Chuck D said. “You have a political climate that’s akin to a Dust Bowl, and it’s swirling in the minds of confused Americans.”