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Nebraska Folk & Roots Festival

 

Back to back with Bach and Astor

 

Beloved Music Takes Center Stage

 

Revelations of beauty and charm touched by shadows.

 

Classic Brass

 

Engelbert Humperdinck

 

James Tormé

 

Joy. A quintet exploration.

 

Harmonious connections.

 

A noted vocalist hones in on home

 

Winning American Scores

“The band is playing somewhere and somewhere hearts are light” wrote Ernest Lawrence Thayer in his legendary evocation of Casey at the Bat. And, as the College World Series wraps up its glories, a large ensemble of other kinds of players assembles to perform another kind of score, a musical version of the tale. Stepping up front is Omaha actor Scott Kurz to vivify the words, while the Nebraska Wind Symphony plays...


Stravinsky and Prokofiev

Igor Stravinsky and Sergei Prokofiev. Indelible names. Indelible music. Both forever left their marks, thrilling and delighting audiences with so many different kinds of pieces. And so many of them varied in style and sound for each composer.

They were born not far apart in time or place, separated by but nine years. Eventually they went their own ways, Stravinsky constantly exploring new musical territory,...


Center stage: Maurice Ravel and Omaha Symphony musicians

Maurice Ravel was in his mid-20s when he was inspired to write with youth in mind, creating miniature duo piano pieces for children. They incorporate ideas of Charles Perrault’s 17th and 18th centuries Mother Goose Tales, stories which children loved. Thus was born Ma mère l’Oye. After the premiere in 1908 Ravel even sent a letter to one of the young performers saying, “Thank you a thousand times for your child-like...


Dalewatson Dale Watson

Dale Watson, the legendary Texas troubadour, will be in Omaha to share his musical talents as one of the last true honky-tonk artists. The music Watson brings to the stage is true country music. On this tour he travels with, “His Lone Stars” and together Watson and his band perform songs off his latest album, Call Me Insane. Two decades of performing has given Watson the credibility as a one of a kind country music...


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