Events: Guest Artist

02/05/2021 - 12:00pm

View this performance online FEBRUARY 5 - MARCH 5.

Zoellner Arts Center is pleased to announce On Stage At Home, a virtual Guest Artist Series that features six performances recorded exclusively for Zoellner for online release. Our first event showcases:

Sankofa Danzafro, an Afro-Colombian dance company, performs 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. Using traditional and contemporary rhythms and dances, it examines the lack of opportunities for the many people of color, who for generations have endured ethnic discrimination and social inequality. This performance was recorded at the Teatro Metropolitano de Medellín in Colombia. Click HERE for the playbill.  

Click to order Sankofa Danzafro: The City of Others 

Pay What You Can: FREE | $10 | $20* or get the entire On Stage At Home Series 

Lehigh student login: click HERE for free student access

FREE virtual conversation | March 4 at 1PM (EST) | Return to the Root: Exploring Racism Through Dance featuring artistic director Rafael Palacios 

 

02/26/2021 - 12:00pm

View this performance online FEBRUARY 26 - MARCH 26.

Zoellner Arts Center is pleased to announce On Stage At Home, a virtual Guest Artist Series that features six performances recorded exclusively for Zoellner for online release. Our second event showcases:

Ulysses Quartet 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. You’ll find the quartet’s chemistry and artistry is enthusiastically present onscreen. 

On sale Friday, February 26 at 12pm.  Click to order: Ulysses Quartet 

Pay What You Can: FREE | $10 | $20* or get the entire On Stage At Home Series 

Lehigh student login: click HERE for free student access

04/19/2021 - 12:00pm

View this performance online MARCH 19 - APRIL 19.

Zoellner Arts Center is pleased to announce On Stage At Home, a virtual Guest Artist Series that features six performances recorded exclusively for Zoellner for online release. Our third event showcases:

Third Coast Percussion, 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. 

On sale Friday, March 19 at Noon - Click to order: Third Coast Percussion  

Pay What You Can: FREE | $10 | $20* or get the entire On Stage At Home Series 

Lehigh student login: click HERE for free student access

05/09/2021 - 12:00pm

View this performane online APRIL 9 - MAY 9.

Zoellner Arts Center is pleased to announce On Stage At Home, a virtual Guest Artist Series that features six performances recorded exclusively for Zoellner for online release. Our fourth event showcases:

Grammy Award winner Dom Flemons 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. His performances bring musical history to life. 

On sale Friday, April 9 at Noon.  Click to order: Dom Flemons 

Pay What You Can: FREE | $10 | $20* or get the entire On Stage At Home Series 

Lehigh student login: click HERE for free student access

05/30/2021 - 12:00pm

View this performance online APRIL 30 - MAY 30.

Zoellner Arts Center is pleased to announce On Stage At Home, a virtual Guest Artist Series that features six performances recorded exclusively for Zoellner for online release. Our fifth event showcases:

Entertaining Jazz bassist and vocalist Casey Abrams is 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 550 million people have seen Casey’s performances on Youtube. He has traveled the world as a solo artist and with PMJ. Enjoy, as he performs the great Jazz riffs and classic tunes that first made him love music . 

On sale Friday, April 30 at Noon -  Click to order: Casey Abrams 

Pay What You Can: FREE | $10 | $20* or get the entire On Stage At Home Series 

Lehigh student login: click HERE for free student access

06/21/2021 - 12:00pm

View this performance online MAY 21 - JUNE 21.

Zoellner Arts Center is pleased to announce On Stage At Home, a virtual Guest Artist Series that features six performances recorded exclusively for Zoellner for online release. Our sixth event showcases:

Multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne perform 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. She tackles serious subject matter in her writing while crafting music to uplift and bring joy. We’re honored to share our virtual stage with her. 

On sale Friday, May 21 at Noon - Click to order: Joan Osborne Songs of Bob Dylan

Pay What You Can: FREE | $10 | $20* or get the entire On Stage At Home Series 

Lehigh student login: click HERE for free student access