The Stooges Brass Band, MYSO & More Set for Marcus Center's Live @ Peck Pavilion Series
The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts announces the 2014 season line up for Live @ Peck Pavilion Series. The series, presented in the Marcus Center's Peck Pavilion, runs Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm on July 22 through August 26.
The new River's Edge Patio will be open for all performances with food and beverages available for purchase from Sazama's Fine Catering.
The Live @ Peck Pavilion season includes:
July 23: Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues with the Sons of the Never Wrong
Walking the line between Beethoven and B.B. King and armed with the creative genius and instrumental prowess that have defined his career for nearly four decades, Corky has pioneered an original, genre-busting Chamber blues - a fresh, innovative sound capturing the sparkling qualities of classical music merged with the emotional melodic style of blues, all within an intimate chamber setting. Praised by critics internationally their music and concerts have delighted diverse audiences globally bringing classical and blues fans shoulder-to-shoulder and obliterating musical categorization in the process. The Chicago folk trio Sons of the Never Wrong joins Chamber Blues for an unforgettable series kick off.
Regarded as the nation's largest and most extensive youth orchestra program, Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra (MYSO) offers the highest level of training in ensemble musicianship to motivated young people from diverse backgrounds across southeastern Wisconsin. Students with varied levels of instrumental skills benefit from the broad range of MYSO experiences, all created to foster talent, build character and enhance lives by nurturing an enduring love of music.
August 5: The Stooges Brass Band
The Stooges Brass Band has earned their rank as one of the elite brass bands in New Orleans. The band consistently provides a welcome blast of true New Orleans spirit engaging audiences with their innovative blend of traditional New Orleans brass sounds, contemporary jazz and hip-hop beats.