Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University is pleased to announce our On Stage At Home series. Recorded exclusively for Zoellner, these six Guest Artist performances will be available to view online for 30 days:
FEB 5 - MAR 5 | Sankofa Danzafro: The City of Others
FEB 26 - MAR 26 | Ulysses Quartet
MAR 19 - APR 19 | Third Coast Percussion
APR 9 - MAY 9 | Dom Flemons
APR 30 - MAY 30 | Casey Abrams
MAY 21 - JUN 21 | Joan Osborne: Songs of Bob Dylan
We have chosen to offer free access to these performances. The well-being of our community is important to us and we are excited to present these programs to you for viewing safely in your home. Each performance is offered at no cost or Pay What You Can: $10 | $20* or there is an option to order the entire On Stage At Home Series. However, we ask that you consider paying if you are able. Regardless of the level of support, all patrons will have access to the same performance. Lehigh University students click HERE for free access.
A complete list is included below with show descriptions:
Sankofa Danzafro, (offered February 5- March 5) an Afro-Colombian dance company, perform their work The City of Others. Artistic director and choreographer Rafael Palacios created this work by drawing from the troupe’s personal experiences with racism and oppression in their daily lives.
Ulysses Quartet (offered February 26- March 26) is a youthful string ensemble whose members hold a prestigious fellowship at The Juilliard School. They have mastered classical repertoire such as Bach, Haydn, Schubert and Ravel while performing notable engagements in Alice Tully Hall, Beijing’s Harbin Grand Theatre, and the Eastman School of Music.
Third Coast Percussion (offered March 19- April 19), a Grammy Award-winning Chicago-based percussion quartet. For 15 years, the ensemble has created exciting and unexpected performances that constantly redefine the classical music experience. A direct connection with the audience is at the core of all of their work, whether the musicians are speaking from the stage about a piece or inviting audiences to play along, the four members strive to engage and create a sense of community during their performances.
Grammy Award winner Dom Flemons (offered April 9- May 9) is a songwriter, music scholar and multi-instrumentalist. He is an expert player on the banjo, guitar, jug and rhythm bones...just to name a few! He is The American Songster” with a repertoire that covers over 100 years of early American popular music and a founding member of the Grammy-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops.
Entertaining Jazz bassist and vocalist Casey Abrams (offered April 30- May 30) is a familiar face to fans of American Idol, Zoellner audiences have enjoyed his performances in Baker Hall with Postmodern Jukebox. On his own, he is modern musical chameleon, seamlessly blending traditional Jazz musicianship with contemporary pop sensibilities and a uniquely distinct voice. More than five hundred and fifty million people have seen Casey’s performances on Youtube.
Multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne (offered May 21-June 21) performs Songs of Bob Dylan. Since she broke through 25 years ago with her mega-smash “One of Us”, the seven-time Grammy nominee has never played it safe--exploring a diverse range of genres from pop, gospel, roots, soul, and country.
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