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2013 - 2014 CenterStage Series
Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
The groundbreaking vocal quartet celebrates its 40th anniversary. The harmonies of Tim Hauser, Alan Paul, Janis Siegel and Cheryl Bentyne—and their ten Grammy awards – define the Transfer as one of music’s most important and innovative vocal groups.
Performance Sponsor: Sally Russell
Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
High-energy. Foot-stomping. Celtic rock. Traditional ballads. They all describe the “whirlwind ruckus” (Village Voice) of this chart-topping band. As the group sang in the film Titanic, it’s“An Irish Party in Third Class”!
Sunday, November 17th, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
In just three years, this 19-piece big band has taken San Francisco and the West Coast by storm. Playing Salsa, Mambo, Latin Jazz and Cha Cha's, they inject traditional Latin music of the 1940s through the ’60swith a fresh, bold, contemporary sound. Tito Puente, Jr. plays the energetic rhythms and contagious melodies of his legendary father for a new generation. It’s an evening of dancing in the aisles!
Performance Sponsor: Sally Russell
A Charlie Brown Christmas with David Benoit
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
Acclaimed pianist David Benoit and his quartet play the beloved holiday music made famous by Vince Guaraldi on the original Charlie Brown Christmas special. Plus they perform a Peanuts Piano Concerto tribute to Charles Schulz, songs from the musical “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown,” and Benoit’s own compositions. Special guests the Youth Choir of Central Oregon accompany Benoit and remind us that “Christmas Time is Here.”
Performance Sponsor: Steve & Cynde Magidson
Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
The quintessential a cappella group intertwines soul, gospel, R&B, pop, and jazz with richly layered vocal harmonies to celebrate the reason for the season. Their talent, hard work and Christian faith has resulted in ten Grammys, ten Dove Awards, a Soul Train Award, and worldwide recognition as one of the most enduring and best-loved vocal groups of the past quarter-century.
Blues Harmonica Blowout
Saturday, January 18th, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
An all-star line-up of harp maestros gets your mojo workin’ with a night of traditional blues. Seasoned showman Mark Hummel leads a powerful pack of players, featuring: John Mayall (“godfather of British blues,” mentor to Eric Clapton and Mick Fleetwood); songwriter and harmonica master Rick Estrin; plus guitar genius Little Charlie Baty.
Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
Athletic bodies, contemporary costumes and innovative choreography combine to create spectacular entertainment based on traditional Japanese Taiko drumming. The stars of TAO live, study and train at a compound in the mountains of Japan. They return to Bend to showcase their diverse backgrounds as rock musicians, gymnasts and composers in an explosive show for all ages.
Performance Sponsor: Amy Tykeson & John Teller
Educational Matinee made possible by
The finest singers and musicians from black churches in Harlem and New York City embody the spirit of American Gospel. It’s a joyful evening of inspirational singing and dancing to touch your soul, lift your spirit and take your breath away.
Two Hall of Fame songwriters share the stage and their most famous compositions. Bonoff has written hits for Bonnie Raitt, Wynonna Judd, Lynn Anderson, and most notably Linda Ronstadt. Webb—the only artist to receive Grammys for music, lyrics, and orchestration—provided career-making classics for Glen Campbell, Art Garfunkel, The Fifth Dimension, and Joe Cocker. This night of stories and songs is a perfect Mother’s Day gift!
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Cynde & Steve Magidson