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Kennedy Center presents 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Concert Kennedy Center presents 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Concert
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts will celebrate the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters with a free concert, Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall. The performance will honor the recipients of the nation's highest honor in jazz, highlighti... (more...)
Ben Markley Big Band to Release CLOCKWISE: THE MUSIC OF CEDAR WALTON This Month Ben Markley Big Band to Release CLOCKWISE: THE MUSIC OF CEDAR WALTON This Month
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Ben Markley Big Band will release 'Clockwise: The Music of Cedar Walton,' featuring Terell Stafford, on February 17.... (more...)
BWW Review: AN EVENING WITH JOSHUA BELL AND THE NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BWW Review: AN EVENING WITH JOSHUA BELL AND THE NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
by Elliot Lanes - February 15, 2017

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Anat Cohen, John Waite, Robbie Fulks and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Anat Cohen, John Waite, Robbie Fulks and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Israeli multi-reed bandleader Anat Conat and her critically acclaimed international Trio Brasileiro, English musician John Waite (1984's 'Missing You'), recent Grammy nominee and Chicagoan Robbie Fulks and more.... (more...)
2017 EXPERIENCE HENDRIX Tour Comes to Eccles Theater 3/6 2017 EXPERIENCE HENDRIX Tour Comes to Eccles Theater 3/6
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2017

Lauded by critics and fans alike, the multi-artist Experience Hendrix Tour will electrify Salt Lake City for one night only at the Eccles Theater on Monday, March 6 at 7:30pm. ... (more...)
Award-winning Liverpool Singer/Songwriter Launches His New Album At The Epstein Theatre Award-winning Liverpool Singer/Songwriter Launches His New Album At The Epstein Theatre
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2017

???????Award-winning Liverpool singer songwriter Robert Vincent will launch his eagerly awaited new album at The Epstein Theatre next month.... (more...)
Dispatch Announces Summer 2017 Tour & Releases New Song 'Only The Wild Ones' Dispatch Announces Summer 2017 Tour & Releases New Song 'Only The Wild Ones'
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

Dispatch is thrilled to announce their return to the road this summer for its headlining America, Location 12 Tour with special guests, Guster.... (more...)
STAR WARS Film Concert Series to Feature Iconic Scores Performed Live To Film STAR WARS Film Concert Series to Feature Iconic Scores Performed Live To Film
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

The New York Philharmonic will present the World Premiere of the Star Wars Film Concert Series featuring screenings of the complete films A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, and The Force Awakens with Oscar-winning composer John Williams' musical scores performed live to the fil... (more...)
Sting Launches 57th & 9th World Tour to Rave Reviews Sting Launches 57th & 9th World Tour to Rave Reviews
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

Coming off of sold out concerts across North America and Europe, Sting's 57th & 9th World Tour, with special guests The Last Bandoleros and Joe Sumner, is taking the world by storm with stunningly rave reviews from fans and critics alike.... (more...)
Artist Rocky Dawuni Continues to 'Shine A Light' On the World Artist Rocky Dawuni Continues to 'Shine A Light' On the World
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

Playing For Change artist and advocate Rocky Dawuni has released the compelling and inspiring music video 'Shine A Light.' Recipient of last year's Bass Awards Artist of the Year, his recent production brings added resonance to the challenging social landscape on the world stage today.... (more...)
YoungArts Announces 2017 Los Angeles, Miami and New York Regional Programs YoungArts Announces 2017 Los Angeles, Miami and New York Regional Programs
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) today announced details for its 2017 regional programs, including a new long-term institutional partnership with the Center for the Art of Performance at University of California Los Angeles (CAP UCLA) that represents YoungArts' deepening roots in the ar... (more...)
Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon Present A Tribute to John Denver Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon Present A Tribute to John Denver
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2017

John Denver was one of the top recording artists of an era. He also was an active and recognized humanitarian and environmentalist. Denver's songs such as "Take Me Home, Country Roads", "Rocky Mountain High", "Annie's Song", "Back Home Again" and scores of other beloved melodies were an introspectio... (more...)
Dance Now Presents Keigwen & Company's PLACES PLEASE! At Joe's Pub, 5/4-5/6 Dance Now Presents Keigwen & Company's PLACES PLEASE! At Joe's Pub, 5/4-5/6
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2017

Dance Now continues its Dance-mopolitan Series with the premiere of Places Please!, an evening-length duet created and performed by longtime collaborators Larry Keigwin and Nicole Wolcott of KEIGWIN + COMPANY.... (more...)
Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series' Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series'
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

The Autorino Center for the Arts at the University of Saint Joseph will present the 2nd Annual Chapel Series - a choral-focused concert in The Connor Chapel.... (more...)
Tony-Nominated Loretta Ables Sayre Set for Blue Note Hawaii Debut on 11/14 Tony-Nominated Loretta Ables Sayre Set for Blue Note Hawaii Debut on 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2016

Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre is scheduled to make her Blue Note debut in Waikiki on Nov. 14 with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre's performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta will be Hawaii-based musicians Jim ... (more...)
Ben Folds to Perform One-Night-Only Concert with Houston Symphony Next Spring Ben Folds to Perform One-Night-Only Concert with Houston Symphony Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2016

Multiplatinum-selling singer, songwriter and producer Ben Folds will join the Houston Symphony in a one-night-only performance of his acclaimed Concerto for Piano and Orchestra and alternative-pop hits on March 16, 2017.... (more...)
Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series' Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series'
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

The Autorino Center for the Arts at the University of Saint Joseph will present the 2nd Annual Chapel Series - a choral-focused concert in The Connor Chapel.... (more...)
Buddy Guy to Return to Massey Hall Next Spring Buddy Guy to Return to Massey Hall Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Massey Hall is proud to present the 2017 return of Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Kennedy Center Honoree, Presidential National Medal of Arts recipient, and living link to and pioneer of Chicago's fabled West Side sound, Buddy Guy to Massey Hall on Saturday, April 22 at 8pm.... (more...)
First Look - Official Artwork & Tracklist for Megan Hilty's 'A Merry Little Christmas' First Look - Official Artwork & Tracklist for Megan Hilty's 'A Merry Little Christmas'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Today, BWW shares the official artwork and track list for Megan Hilty's new Christmas CD, entitled 'A Merry Little Christmas,' which will be released this holiday season.... (more...)
New Dates Announced for 'Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour' New Dates Announced for 'Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour'
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

Peter Frampton will resume his acclaimed “Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour” with more dates in 2017.... (more...)
Winners of 2016 ASCAP Country Music Awards Revealed Winners of 2016 ASCAP Country Music Awards Revealed
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

On Halloween, ASCAP presented a night of incredible treats at our 54th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.... (more...)
Train's Pat Monahan Helps Raise Funds to Launch HomeAid Los Angeles Chapter Train's Pat Monahan Helps Raise Funds to Launch HomeAid Los Angeles Chapter
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

Pat Monahan, lead singer of the GRAMMY-winning, multi-platinum-selling band Train, performed on Tuesday, October 13 th at the Beverly Hills headquarters of Kennedy Wilson, supporting the inaugural fund-raising event for HomeAid Los Angeles which raised over $120,000 to launch the new chapter.... (more...)
Renowned Tenor Anthony Kearns To Perform One Day Concert At Irish Heritage Center, 11/13 Renowned Tenor Anthony Kearns To Perform One Day Concert At Irish Heritage Center, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2016

Anthony Kearns, one of the finest tenor voices today, returns to Chicago for a one-day concert at the Irish American Heritage Center (IAHC) in Chicago, IL on Sunday, November 13, 2016. He will be joined by accompanist David George, along with guest fiddle player, Chicago's Devin Shepherd. Kearns is ... (more...)