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ARNETT HOWARD and FRIENDS
Saturday, August 8
Driving rhythms and orchestral excellence
are the hallmarks of trumpet player Arnett Howard. Arnett's love of
music was inspired by Otis Redding and Motown in his youth.
Although he tried to retire in 2002, leaving his Creole Funk Band
music is the driving force of his life and he's back onstage.
Saturday, August 15
Bluegrass is the specialty of this vibrant quartet group headquartered
You'll hear John Cardwell on mandolin and singing vocals, Roger "Pup"
on guitar and vocals, Don Titus on banjo, and Brian "Bubba"
Ison on bass and vocals.
Open Rail tours extensively and is featured on the nationally syndicated
called Bluegrass Gospel Hour with John Sentell.
Saturday, August 22
The Markay is honored to debut "Hide The Horses," by Dr.
Jack Hart, University
of Rio Grande. The action is set in a small general store during the
Morgan's Raiders are on the move. The play, directed by Dr. Greg Miller,
Morgan's effect on area residents fearing not just for their lives
their horses will be commandeered by Morgan's men.
Sunday, August 30
Known as Belle of the Blues, Lisa's repertoire spans the spectrum
from folk to jazz to
pure Americana. We presented Lisa as half of folk duo Prairie Orchid
many years ago.
This time we'll hear her sing works made famous by singers like Patsy
Linda Ronstadt. Lisa holds her Masters from Ohio University.
JASON HOGUE QUARTET
Saturday, September 12
Classically trained, Jason is a Jackson native who plays with the
likes of Jimmy Buffett
and Lesley Gore. He's a highly respected teacher and plays a range
Jason, Guy Remonko, Tony Haywood and Matt James will entertain us
with the music of Dave Brubeck and Duke Ellington.
RED BRUSH BAND
Saturday, October 3
Allen "Woot" Daugherty on guitar and banjo and Harry Kuhn
on bass have been a
staple in the music world in these parts for years. Fiddle player
Mike Vigue, Dave
Coriell on banjo, and Jeremy Sharp on mandolin round out this bluegrass/country/rock
band. Favorites at such events as Apple Festival and Pig Iron Days.
Settle in for a full evening of fun.
WASHAM and FRIENDS
Saturday, October 10
Singer/songwriter/guitarist Morgan Washam will debut his album "Blood
Accompanying Morgan will be Matt Simpkins, Jason Hogue, Ryan Paradise,
and Erik Miller on drums. Morgan fuses elements of folk, country,
and jazz in the music he writes from his life experience.
Saturday, October 17
The band is strongly rooted in Jackson County. Their original music
from experiences here at home. Huge supporters of the Markay, Bass
Player Robert Allen
and Lead Singer Erik McKinniss installed the sound system.
John Dunfee, Sr., John Dunfee, II, and Jared Davies round out this
which is rocketing up the charts. Look for their new CD.
PERLEY & THE HOWLIN' MOONS
Saturday, October 24
Angela draws inspiration from country and western as well as pop rock
for her Generation Y sound. Her strong, honest vocals are the perfect
for the hard driving, guitar slinging Howlin' Moons. Their latest
CD, "Hey Kid,"
rose to #6 on the EuroAmerican Chart last March. The reviews are exciting.
This is our chance to catch a rising star.
Saturday, October 31
In "Once Upon A Clock," two boys attempt to unlock the secrets
of their uncle's
mysterious clock shop. They're swept away to a land of exciting stories
but may get trapped in the clock without help from the audience. After
the actors will return to the stage to answer questions from the audience.
Saturday, November 7
Performer, composer, educator, and conductor, Michael Shirtz shifts
fluidly from jazz to contemporary to classical music. American Songbook
highlights the great composers
and performers of the 20th Century such as Irving Berlin and Gershwin.
Shirtz along with Doug Neel, Kyle Turner, and Nelson Overtone will
century's worth of music in a single unforgettable evening.
Saturday, November 14
Kenny's smooth and silky voice is perfectly complemented by his traveling
band of expert musicians. The Band, with Mark Slater on guitar, Ashley
on sax, Brian Rollins on bass and Jim Evans on drums, plays a wide
of familiar music sure to strike a chord with our audience. From soul
to rhythm & blues to rock to the blues, Kenny sings it all.
Sunday, November 22
Members of the Ohio Valley Symphony, these musicians have performed
decades on stage at the Ariel Ann Carson Dater Performing Arts Centre
Director Lora Lynn Snow's oboe is perfectly balanced by Jackson resident
Karen Elliott's bassoon. Rounding out the ensemble are Natalie Wehrle
Wendell Bobbs on flute, and Luke Zyla on horn.
WITH A WELSH ACCENT
Sunday, December 13
Dr. Greg Miller, University of Rio Grande, and the Welsh Youth Choir
present this Christmas
show for children and adults. Dylan Thomas' "A Child's Christmas
in Wales" is
interwoven with seasonal song and traditional dance
for an afternoon certain to put everyone in the Holiday Spirit!
Saturday, December 19
This in-residence faculty brass quintet from Ohio University achieves
ultimate in sound. Jason Roland Smith, who teaches tuba and euphonium,
teams with Lucas Rego Borges, trombone professor, as well as C. Scott
who teaches horn and music theory and trumpet professor
John Schlabach to form the backbone of this group
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