One of the namesake of the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra — the main act at the third annual JSU Jazz Festival on Friday — jazz drummer Jeff Hamilton has shared his talent with the likes of Woody Herman, Ella Fitzgerald, Diana Krall and Wilford Brimley.
Artists in Action: Stars align for two musical performances at JSU Expect to be entertained with tastes of international flavor this month at Jacksonville State University. Tonight, a Grammy award-winning flutist merges elements of sacred, folk and classical melodies. Then March 17, a trio of Juilliard graduates takes the stage for a Foothills Piano Concert.
Art is making its presence known among the young and the old in Anniston this month from The Donoho Lower School’s art exhibit to the Ornithology Print Exhibition now at the library and an upcoming Indian Springs Concert Choir.
Although a particular talented musician from our state resides 6,440 miles away, you can hear the Huntsville native Saturday when attending the Haifa Symphony Orchestra performance presented by Knox Concert Series.
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The heart and soul of Peerless Poetry After Dark, an open mic night that gives artists a local outlet, is a seemingly effortless communal vibe that unites everyone in the bar, if only for two short hours.
Wednesday, Mike Gagliardo, conductor and director of the Etowah Youth Orchestras will give a program titled “Symphony 101” at the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County to coincide with the Knox Concert Series’ next offering, the Haifa Symphony Orchestra of Israel on Jan. 25.