The New Christy Minstrels
Friday September 6, 2013University Union,
Multi-Purpose Room, 7:30 p.m
This renowned American Folk group recorded more than 20 albums, including their Grammy Award winning debut album, and sold millions of records. Their hits are still popular today: "Green Green" "Saturday Night" "Today" "Denver" and their cover of "This Land Is Your Land." Randy Sparks who founded the New Christy Minstrels, still leads this amazing group in a concert not to be missed.Click here to hear a message from The New Christy Minstrels. http://www.thenewchristyminstrels.com/
Starring Steve Lippia
and featuring SRU Jazz Ensemble
Friday, October 11, 2013
University Union MPR, 7:30 p.m.
Steve Lippia has been thrilling sold-out pops audiences across America. In this musical celebration, Steve interprets some of the most well-known and beloved Frank Sinatra hits. Be wowed by such timeless standards as "I've Got You Under my Skin," "The Lady is a Tramp," "My Way," "The Best is Yet to Come," and "Come Fly With Me." The award-winning and internationally Traveled SRU Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jason Kush will back Steve for this evening of extraordinary music.
The Broadway Boys Holiday Show
Sunday, December 8, 2013
University Union MPR 4 p.m.
A collection of the hottest singers working on the New York stage, the Broadway Boys infuse elements of pop, funk, gospel, and rock into traditional holiday classics and show tunes to create a new and contemporary musical theater sound. Enjoy songs from The Book of Mormon, Wicked, Jersey Boys, Mary Poppins, Memphis, Spiderman, and many more as well as your holiday favorites.
Rocky Mountain High John Denver Tribute,
Starring Ted Vigil
Thursday, April 3, 2014
University Union, MPR, 7:30
The legendary John Denver was a brilliant song writer and a truly gifted performer. His music was a combination of romance ("Annie's Song"), folk ("Leavin' on a Jet Plane"), country ("Thank God I'm a Country Boy") and environmentalist ("Calypso"). Ted Vigil, a man who closely resembles John both physically and musically, is carrying on John Denver's inspiring legacy. Ted is not an impersonator: rather he sings a tribute to this colossal musical icon, performing with long-time Denver guitar accompanist Steve Weisberg.
The Jammin' Divas
Sunday, May 4, 2014
University Union, MPR, 4:00 pm
The Jammin’ Divas perform stunning renditions of traditional and contemporary original folk music from Ireland, Australia, Israel and the USA. Through beautiful three-part harmonies set against the plush melodic landscape of the flute and double bass, The Jammin' Divas draw the audience into an experience that transcends four continents’ history by sharing songs and stories of how each country culturally influences and enriches another.