Archive

You are viewing the "Music" Archives

Ohio Theatre, June 2020

Help On The Way For Struggling Performing Arts Groups, Theatres

By:
Posted on:

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The Columbus Museum of Art has announced it was laying off 39 employees and slashing their budget due to money lost during coronavirus. It’s the latest example of an arts organization that has suffered because of COVID-19. But there might be some help coming soon from the state for struggling… Read More

String Jam flier

1st Thursday Old Time String Jam


Posted on:

A beginners’ style slow string jam with a special guest “leader” each month. March’s guest is local musician, Morgan Hager. She plays fiddle, guitar and banjo and specializes in fiddle tunes and waltzes from West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky. Bring your own instrument or borrow one from the musical lending library. All levels & ages… Read More

Noise Show flier

Athens Noise Show / installment two


Posted on:

Sounds, drones, noises, notes, music and other weird stuff, with performances by Weedghost, Dinner of Swords, David Colagiovanni, Robert McClure, Noise_MF, and more. $5 suggested donation / bring some food to share. Presented by the Municipal Endowment for the Sonic Arts and Aquabear Legion.

A music graphic

Drum & Music Jam at Arts West


Posted on:

A night of drumming and dancing, open to all levels and ages. The circle is not limited to drums. Any and all acoustic instruments are welcome. Put the worry of your days away and become one with the rhythm. Whether you drum, dance or just listen and take it in, there is a place here… Read More

String Jam flier

1st Thursday Old Time String Jam at Arts West


Posted on:

A beginners’ style slow string jam with a special guest leader each month. Local musicians, Hilarie and Mark Burhans will be leading the way for February’s jam. They’re knowledgeable about many instruments, they’ve toured nationally with their various bands and have taught music lessons for many years. Bring your own instrument or borrow one from… Read More

TreeWater initiative flier

TreeWater Initiative Benefit at Arts West


Posted on:

An evening of music and entertainment to raise funds for the Treewater Initiative, a nonprofit started by long-time Athens resident, Jeannie Amash, dedicated to planting trees in Gaza. Hosted by Lawrence Greene and the Ugata Drummers, with featured artists Marley Mekind, Elisabeth Weems, Natrix (Yazz Garcia) and Ron Jae. Jeannie is an American born daughter… Read More

An upcycled Christmas tree

ReUse on Union December Open House


Posted on:

Come on out to our holiday Open House 12-5 Saturday, December 21st! We will be featuring all our consignment artists’ talent. Many will be in attendance, and will have brought in lots of new goodies to peruse – come enjoy refreshments and shop for locally made gifts! Live music on site – stay tuned for… Read More

Christmas Open House flier

Christmas Open House At Ross County Historical Society


Posted on:

You are invited to our 2019 Christmas Open House!   Featuring our one-of-a-kind Christmas tree decorated with hundreds of hand-cut paper ornaments by local Scherenschnitte artist Bonnie Grove, and a charming Victorian Christmas parlor with late 19th and early 20th century holiday decorations and toys. You can also enjoy our permanent exhibits, “Toys from the… Read More

A forest scene with snow on the ground

Winter Solstice Drum Jam at Arts West


Posted on:

A night of drumming and dancing, open to all levels and ages. The circle is not limited to drums. Flow artists as well as any and all acoustic instruments are welcome. Instruments are available to borrow! Kids are welcome. Bring your own snacks or beverages (plus I.D. if applicable). $5-$10 Suggested Donation.

String Jam flier

1st Thursday Old Time String Jam at Arts West


Posted on:

In the parking lot or basement of Arts West depending on the weather, a beginners’ style slow string jam with a guest “leader” each month. December’s guest, local musician, Morgan Hager, specializes in fiddle tunes and waltzes from West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky. She plays fiddle, guitar and banjo. Bring an instrument or borrow one… Read More

String Jam flier

1st Thursday Old Time String Jam at Arts West


Posted on:

In the parking lot or basement of Arts West depending on the weather, a beginners’ style slow string jam with a special guest “leader” each month. November’s jam leaders are Hilarie and Mark Burhans, local musicians extraordinaire, with plenty of expertise to share. They’re knowledgable about many instruments, they’ve toured nationally with their various bands… Read More

Kathy Mattea performs at the George Jones Tribute - Playin' Possum: The Final No Show, at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

Kathy Mattea Named WVU Distinguished Artist in Residence

By:
Posted on:

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Country singer Kathy Mattea will be coaching music students at West Virginia University. The university says in a news release that the Cross Lanes native has been named a distinguished artist in residence in the School of Music for the 2019-20 academic year. The statement says the two-time Grammy Award winner… Read More