Category Archives: Concerts

80th Birthday Celebration for Rev. Jim Riley with Piano Concert by Dr. Christopher Mechell

Sunday | January 26 | 3:00-6:00pm
Old Main | 20869 College Ave
Galesville, WI |

Celebrate Jim Riley’s 80th birthday with a piano concert and fundraiser. Dr. Christopher Mechell, piano professor at St. Cloud State University, will provide a classical piano concert at 3:00 p.m. We will follow the concert with an open house reception around 4:15 with cake and other refreshments. Free-will donations will help support the program of stipends for students who perform at Old Main—vocal and instrumental.

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Thursday | February 27 | 7:30pm Page Theatre | 700 Terrace Heights Hailing from historic County Waterford, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. Their standing room only concerts throughout Ireland are true events featuring high-energy performances and a glorious mix of ancient Irish music and new repertoire. For two… Continue Reading

Chris Koza + Amanda Grace At Big River Theatre

Saturday | January 18 | 7:30-9:30pm Big River Theatre | 121 S Main St | Alma, WI Chris Koza is a composer and performer based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Both solo and with his band Rogue Valley, he has supported and shared the stage with artists such as Brandi Carlile, Ingrid Michaelson and more. Born… Continue Reading

The Okee Dokee Brothers

Saturday | February 1 | 3:00-4:00pm Page Theatre | 700 Terrace Heights With songs written under wide-open skies and harmonies fine-tuned around the campfire, the natural world is at the heart of The Okee Dokee Brothers’ Americana folk music. Grammy-winning duo Justin Lansing and Joe Mailander make room for kids to dance, for parents… Continue Reading

Gate City Jazz Band – Gospel Service

Sunday | January 12 | 10:00am Wesley United Methodist Church Wesley United Methodist Church will host a gospel service with four members of the Gate City Jazz Band. All are invited to share this toe-tapping experience sponsored in part by the Charles Wesley Center for Sacred Music and Arts! Frank Bures and the Charles Wesley… Continue Reading

Heart Strings Harp Circle Benefit Concert

Sunday | December 22 | 2:00-3:30pm Wesley United Methodist Church | 114 W Broadway The Heart Strings Harp Circle will present a concert at Wesley United Methodist Church. The proceeds will be divided between the “Gathering Place” at Wesley United Methodist Church, where homeless people may find a warm room in the mornings, and the… Continue Reading

Christmas at the Piano

Saturday | December 14 | 7:30pm Old Main | 20869 College Ave Galesville, WI | Local pianists and piano students perform Christmas arrangements in a variety of styles with solo, duet, and trio performances. Ron White, Cathy Kriesel, Judy Byom, Kathy Meunier and Bette Stern, Roy Munderloh, Carol Lombard, Matt Dotta. And three talented… Continue Reading

MCA Winter Music Division Concerts

Friday | December 13 | 5:30-8:00pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts 1164 W Howard (10th) St The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts music division invites the community to our Winter Concerts inside MCA’s home, the Valencia Arts Center, on Friday, Dec. 13 at 5:30pm and 7pm. Each separate, unique concert will last approximately one… Continue Reading

Christmas on Copper Street

Saturday | December 14 | 7:00pm Central Lutheran Church | 259 W Wabasha St There’s no better time for brass than the holidays! Copper Street Brass will present their popular holiday concert that celebrates the stories and sounds of the season performed with passion, humor, and virtuosity. Join them for a concert your entire… Continue Reading