Category Archive for: ‘Green Music Center’

Spring at the Green Music Center: Gil Shaham, Audra McDonald, Bobby McFerrin, and more






GIL SHAHAM PLAYS BACH’S SIX SOLOS FOR VIOLIN
WITH ORIGINAL FILMS
BY DAVID MICHALEK

MasterCard Performance Series
Fri, Mar 27 | 7:30pm | Weill Hall
Musical America’s “Instrumentalist of the Year” in 2012, Gil Shaham plays Bach’s complete sonatas and partitas for solo violin set to a backdrop of films by visual artist David Michalek in a collaboration contrasting baroque masterpieces with a 21st century artistic vision. More Info
AUDRA McDONALD
*Limited Tickets Remain!*
MasterCard Performance Series 
Sat, Mar 28 | 8pm | Weill Hall
With a record-breaking six Tony Awards and two Grammy Awards, Audra McDonald is unparalleled in the breadth and versatility of her artistry. Says USA Today, “she has one of the warmest, most glorious singing voices on the planet.”  More Info
BOBBY McFERRIN
*Additional Tickets Just Released!*
MasterCard Performance Series
Fri, Apr 10 | 7:30pm | Weill Hall
A 10-time Grammy Award winner, Bobby McFerrin is known for both his solo performances and all-star collaborations with industry greats including Chick Corea and Yo-Yo Ma. The “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” legend brings his spontaneous, joyful approach to music making and performances to Weill Hall. More Info
CONCERTO KÖLN
MasterCard Performance Series 
Sat, Apr 11 | 7:30pm | Weill Hall
Concerto Köln formed in 1985 with the surging interest in period instrumentation and continues to be devoted to orchestral and operatic repertory of the 17th and 18th centuries. As one of the leading ensembles in historically informed performance practice, the group has garnered many awards including a 2005 Best Opera Grammy. More Info
SFJAZZ COLLECTIVE
MasterCard Performance Series
Fri, Apr 17 | 7:30pm | Weill Hall
The SFJAZZ Collective represents what’s happening in jazz around the world, featuring musicians from Puerto Rico, Baltimore, New York, Venezuela, Israel and New Zealand. In celebration of April’s Jazz Appreciation Month, they honor jazz history with the music of tenor saxophone legend Joe Henderson as well as original compositions. More Info
LILA DOWNS
MasterCard Performance Series
Sat, Apr 18 | 7:30pm | Weill Hall
Mexican-American singer-songwriter Lila Downs and her band La Misteriosa combine traditional Latin music with folk, blues, jazz and rock. RAIZ, her 2014 collaboration with Soledad Pastorutti and Niña Pastori, garnered both a Latin Grammy Award for Best Folk Album and a Grammy nomination for Best Latin Pop Album. More Info
Faculty Recital

Sonoma State Music Department faculty present their original compositions and arrangements from contemporary classical to jazz in Schroeder Hall on March 28. More Info
 

Trio Ariadne

In their farewell concert on March 29, Trio Ariadne performs Mahler’s epic Songs of a Wayfarer with mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade.Tickets are free to the community. More Info

The Perfect Pairing
Music, food and wine – the perfect pairing! Consider dining in Prelude, the Green Music Center’s on-site restaurant featuring a prix fixe menu, refreshed monthly.  Reservations available online or call 1.866.955.6040 x2. 
 
10% Savings
 
Enjoy all that wine country has to offer, including a glass of wine during intermission at the concessions. Save 10% when you use your MasterCard.  Learn More
Your Questions, Answered
 
When should I arrive? Where do I park? What should I wear? Find answers to all of your questions online. Plan Your Visit
 


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