Rock, Broadway, Jazz, cartoons, Cirque – experience the Richmond Symphony in new and unexpected ways. Always exciting and fun, you’ve asked for their return. A Symphony Pops concert will be an afternoon you’ll never forget with the classical orchestra providing some entertaining and uplifting tunes.
The Seldom Scene is an American bluegrass band formed in 1971 in Bethesda, Maryland. The Scene has been instrumental in starting the progressive bluegrass movement as their shows include bluegrass versions of country music, rock, and even pop. What does it take for a bluegrass band to remain popular for more than four decades? For The Seldom Scene, it's taken not only talented musicians, a signature sound, and a solid repertoire, but also a sheer sense of fun.
Guitar / Dudley Connell
Mandolin, Guitar / Lou Reid
Banjo, Fiddle / Ron Stewart
Dobro / Fred Travers
Bass / Ronnie Simpkins
VoicePlay performs their own unique brand of singing entertainment worldwide. What began as a street corner barbershop act has evolved into a touring sensation. VoicePlay recreates the orchestrated sound of an entire musical production with nothing but the human voice. Their holiday show celebrates the season with miraculous vocals.
English clarinetist and internationally recognized virtuoso Julian Bliss, one of the finest clarinetists of our time, who gathered some of the best musicians on the jazz scene to form the Julian Bliss Septet. The band performs a selection of rich jazz music, including Benny Goodman, George Gershwin and the exciting sounds of Latin samba and rumba.
Imagine the music of the Fab Four shaken up with bluegrass instruments infused with jazz and topped off with a classical twist. The Band’s repertoire features new and innovative takes on songs like Eleanor Rigby, Back in the U.S.S.R, Come Together, Blackbird and many more. This is not your typical tribute band, but an innovative approach to the recreation of The Beatles.