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Keyboard Conversations explore Splendor in Silence

Splendor from Silence will feature works written after deafness by famed composers Bedrich Smetana, Gabriel Fauré and Beethoven. Photo by Peter Schaaf

Jeffrey Siegel’s unique concerts are a joy for both the piano aficionado and novice alike with a brilliantly polished concert-with-commentary format. Captivating remarks precede the virtuoso performances of piano masterpieces and the concert concludes with a lively Q-and-A. Siegel returns for his second concert of the season presenting Splendor from Silence on Saturday, Jan. 16, […]

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Celebrate Frank Sinatra’s centennial with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra

The Nelson Riddle Orchestra, led by Christopher Riddle, will perform two shows celebrating the music of Frank Sinatra who would have turned 100 years old Dec. 15. Courtesy photo

Celebrate Frank Sinatra’s birth centennial with the timeless music of the legendary team, Nelson Riddle and Frank Sinatra. Famed big band singer Bryan Anthony and the Nelson Riddle Orchestra, directed by his son, Christopher Riddle, will transport the audience back to a magical and beloved era in music. It’s a special evening celebrating the Chairman […]

Comments Off / December 08, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Vocal wonders from Down Under sing holiday hits

The Ten Tenors bring their powerful voices to Harris Center for the Arts on Nov. 25. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — The Ten Tenors’ Home for the Holidays show is a magical experience for the whole family that will dazzle, delight and captivate audiences. Join Australia’s rockstars of the opera as they amaze and enthrall with their unique selection of traditional and contemporary seasonal favorites at Harris Center for the Arts on Nov. 25. With […]

Comments Off / November 15, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Extravagant Siberian costumes, dance come to Harris Center

Siberia

The Krasnoyarsk National Dance Company performs at Harris Center for the Arts on Nov. 20. This company is a visual masterpiece made possible not only by the technical abilities of the dancers, who perform each number with almost scientific precision, but also by the exquisitely-embroidered costumes based on traditional regional designs. Created by Merited Worker […]

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Kenny Endo hits Folsom for 40th anniversary tour

Kenny Endo

As a jazz percussionist and early innovator in Japanese taiko, Kenny Endo’s adventurous spirit stretches the taiko genre incorporating influences like funk, jazz, Afro-Cuban and Hawaiian, with roots firmly grounded in tradition. His performances are nuanced, brilliant and exciting. For Endo’s 40th anniversary, he will tour with his Contemporary Ensemble — taiko, vibes, drums, ukulele, flute, koto — with […]

Comments Off / September 30, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Entertainment | Read More »

Opetaia’s Te Vaka brings dynamite Polynesian rock fusion to Folsom

Te Vaka (The Canoe) is a dynamite Polynesian-rock fusion band that has been called “the finest South Pacific roots band” and “the heart and soul of the Pacific.” After taking time off for other projects, the group is back with a new CD release scheduled and a movie soundtrack for Disney in the works. Pacific […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

National Acrobats and Circus of the People’s Republic of China astound and amaze with a majestic show of aerial feats

Experience a jaw-dropping spectacle of Chinese circus, acrobatics and Peking Opera performed by China’s most revered circus artists. This family-friendly performance exhibits unparalleled grace, agility, flexibility and athleticism displayed by these highly trained artists that juggle, contort and balance their bodies in ways that boggle the mind. Enhanced with traditional Chinese music, brightly colored costumes […]

Comments Off / August 20, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »