The Pennsylvania Chamber Orchestra Presents “A Holiday Celebration”

The Pennsylvania Chamber Orchestra Presents “A Holiday Celebration” Sunday, December 15, 3 pm Penn State Recital Hall Russ Shelley, guest conductor Pennsylvania Chamber Orchestra musicians will perform with members of the State College Choral Society under the direction of guest conductor Russ Shelley. The program will also feature Susan Russell (Penn State Theatre Department) and soloists […]

An Evening with Donna the Buffalo

Donna the Buffalo offers everything you want in a roots band — songs that matter, a groove that makes you dance, an audience that spans generations, and a musical voice that evokes a sense of community. They’re  well known for their lyrics about human potential and community. Throughout their album, “Dance in the Street,” Jeb […]

PCO Family Concert with the Allegria Ensemble

Come hear musicians of the PCO perform in a smaller ensemble featuring Debbie Trudeau, violin, and Jon Dexter, cello. This performance will include lively short movements in a range of styles including Renaissance, Classical, Latin, and Jazz, as well as explanations and time for questions. Geared toward children in grades K-12 but will delight music […]

Weekend Events October 25th-27th

Are you looking for something fun to do this  weekend? Look no further! Downtown State College Improvement District has got you covered. Continue reading to discover events happening in and around downtown between Friday, October 25th and Sunday, October 27th. Enjoy! Friday, October 25 Downtown Farmer’s Market                  […]

An Evening with George Winston

When: Wednesday, Oct. 23rd, 8 p.m. Who: George Winston What: Live Music, solo piano Pricing: Premium- $39.50 (Includes Fee); Orchestra & Balcony- $34.50 (Includes Fee)   — George Winston is undeniably a household name. He’s inspired fans and musicians alike with his singular solo acoustic piano songs for more than 40 years while selling 15 million […]

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives

Country Legend Marty Stuart was born with country in his blood. From Philadelphia, Missouri, Stuart is a five-time Grammy Award-winning country singer-songwriter best known for both his traditional style, and eclectic merging of rockabilly and honky tonk. After performing with Johnny Cash in the mid-80s, Stuart pursued a solo career that landed him numerous hits […]

Women’s Voices

“Women’s Voices” is meant to celebrate women’s voices in music and life, which seems especially important in these strange times. Performers Include: Anchor&Arrow The Lemon Drops Jazz Kat Kristi Jean & Her Ne’er-Do-Wells Pure Cane Sugar Band Miss Melanie’s Double Something Natascha & The Spy Boys Jackie Brown & The Gill Street Band

Weekend Events September 27th-29th

Are you looking for something fun to do this  weekend? Look no further! Downtown State College Improvement District has got you covered. Continue reading to discover events happening in and around downtown between Friday, September 27th and Sunday, September 29th. Enjoy! Friday, September 27 Downtown Farmer’s Market                 […]

“It’s All About Love” Starring Maceo Parker and Featuring the Maceo Parker Big Band

7:30 pm Thursday, September 26, 2019 Eisenhower Auditorium Legendary saxophonist Maceo Parker embodies the legacy of soul and funk music like no other musician today. Always at the forefront, Parker has been a common thread in the history of funk—pioneering the sound of the genre in collaborations alongside seminal icons such as James Brown, George […]

Paragon Ragtime Orchestra – The Clown Princes

The acclaimed Paragon Ragtime Orchestra will accompany the silent films One Week, with Buster Keaton; Get Out And Get Under, with Harold Lloyd; and Easy Street, with Charlie Chaplin. The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra is the world’s only year-round, professional ensemble re-creating “America’s Original Music” – the syncopated sounds of early musical theater, silent cinema, and vintage […]