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Yellow River Folk Music Fest

Jun 28, 2014 11am - 7pm

Forts Folle Avoine Historical Park 8500 Cty Rd U Danbury Wi
Three stages with continuous music all day. Performers include Grammy award winning Okee Dokee Brothers, Monroe Crossing, Mc Kinnis Kitchen, Duck for the Oysters and more.Food, drink, arts, crafts, vendors. Adults $20, Children(6-17)$10, under 6 free

715-866-8890


Mack Bailey Concert

May 4, 2014 7pm

Chequamegon High School Auditorium ParK Falls WI
Woods & Waters Fine Arts Council presents Mack Bailey: the next great singer in folk music. Mack has sung with the Limeliters as well as John Denver during his career. He writes much of his own music and shares numerous stories of his musical career. This concert is the final one in the 2013-2014 concert series and is free with the purchase of a 2014-2015 concert series ticket.

Karen Smart
Woods & Waters Fine Arts Council advertising co-chair



Ali Amr, “Qanun” Player and Vocalist to Perform on April 25 at the UWMC Auditorium

Apr 25, 2014 7pm

University of Wisconsin-Marathon County Auditorium, 518 S 7th Ave, Wausau, WI 54401
Ali Amr, an award-winning qanun performer and vocalist, will be performing at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County Auditorium on April 25 at 7:00 pm. The qanun is a traditional Middle Eastern instrument, similar to a hammered dulcimer, zither, or autoharp. Ali has explored a variety of musical genres and has developed a unique style that combines traditional Middle Eastern music with elements of hip hop, jazz, and soul. He has been recognized with numerous national and international awards. A graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Boston he now resides in New York City and tours with his own group, “The Experiment."
The concert will be held in the UWMC Auditorium at 7 pm on April 25, 2014. Tickets are $10 ($15 after April 15). Tickets can be purchased by contacting Connie Nikolai (connie.nikolai@uwc.edu) or Darlene Kalfahs at 920-734-3797, or at http://www.ecsw.org/events.html.

Co-sponsored by Companion Synod/Global Mission Task Force – ECSW and the Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy & Service (WIPPS).

Connie Nikolai (connie.nikolai@uwc.edu)


Our lady Queen of Heaven Spring Concert

Apr 24, 2014 6:30pm

Our Lady Queen of Heaven Church, 750 10th Ave, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Spring Concert

Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914 lholewinski@assumptioncatholicschools.org




KIDS from Wisconsin

Aug 2, 2014 7pm

Edgar Auditorium Edgar WI
The KIDS from Wisconsin are returning to Edgar on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 7:00pm. While new to some people from Edgar when they visited us last August, the KIDS were organized in 1969 and have traveled the State each summer performing at many fairs, conventions and festivals. Annually these talented, young people from across Wisconsin audition for this popular group. The concert theme may change each year but the singing and dancing skills remain incredible. Tickets are $20 each. Reserved seating is again available through www.brownpapertickets.com; search Edgar or KIDS from Wisconsin. Depending on advanced sales, remaining seats for general admission tickets may be available but a sellout crowd is expected.

Mark Lacke
7156-581-2508



Homegrown Talent

Apr 27, 2014 1pm

Edgar Auditorium Edagr WI
This is a concert demonstrating a variety of adult talent with ties to the Edgar area. With a little country, folk, some jazz, brass, pop, even Elvis and opera selections we are planning a Sunday afternoon to delight all. The program will boast adults who are no strangers to the stage as they have composed, performed, toured, recorded, won awards … the whole gamut.

Mark Lacke
715-581-2508