Papa Oom Pa Pa Band
Music DivideMusic On The Divide is excited to present a new type of
season-opening concert with this popular Foothill band from Nevada City and
an Oktoberfest in Georgetown.
Please join us for traditional music, food, dancing and beer at an Octoberfest
experience at the IOOF Hall.
OktoberfestOktoberfest is the world's largest Volkfest. First held in
Bavaria in 1811 to promote agriculture, it is a 16-day festival running from
mid or late September to the first weekend in October.
If you have them, wear your dirndl or lederhosen to add to the traditional
Cowboy Singer Songwriter
Cowboys and Indians magazine has called him the Charley Russell
of Western Music. Western Horseman magazine has declared his Vaquero
Song to be one of the greatest Western songs of all time. In 2010,
2011 and 2013, True West magazine named him Best Living Western Solo Musician.
Dave Stamey has been a cowboy, a mule packer, a dude wrangler, and is now
one of the most popular Western entertainers working today.
Blues and Bluegrass
Music On The Divide is excited to present Rebecca Roudman and her band
who deliver a high energy and unique spin on blues and bluegrass. The vivacious
cross-over cellist plays the cello like youve never heard it before.
From down home blues with a wailing cello to virtuosic stompin bluegrass,
Dirty Cello is a band that gets your heart thumping and your toes tapping.
Weimar Academy Choir
The young musicians of the Weimar Academy Choir are returning to perform
for Music On The Divide for the fourth time to delight and inspire with their
talent and virtuosity. They present both a lovely sight and polished, heartfelt
musical performances appropriate to the spirituality of the season.
Instrumentalists as well as vocalists perform in the decorated IOOF Hall,
so don't miss this magical concert.
Ivory and Gold
The duo, consisting of Anne Barnhart on flute and vocals with Jeffff Barnhart
on piano and vocals, performs a wide variety of styles from Ragtime to Swing,
Broadway to Gospel, and thrills audiences with music, historical anecdotes
and humor. Coming all the way from the East Coast, Ivory & Gold is performing
in Georgetown for the first time.
February 12, 2017
This special concert showcases the talent and hard work of local youth
who have successfully learned, memorized and performed their music at a formal
audition. Music On The Divide is especially proud to present these young
people who will perform diverse selections on a variety of instruments.
Tom Rigney, one of the premier blues and roots music violinists in the
world, is returning to MOTD's stage for the third time. A prolifific composer,
his musical inflfluences come from a wide range of musical styles within
the broad boundaries of American Roots Music. Tom Rigney is a true American
Jason Sia is recognized for his eloquently expressive depth of interpretation
and seamless technique. His repertoire spans the works of Bach, Handel,
Scarlatti, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, Chopin, Liszt, Tchaikovsky
and Schumann, as well as Rachmaninoff, Debussy, Ravel, Prokofiev, Bartok,
and Copland. He is an avid enthusiast of avant-garde music and a threetime
winner of the Festival of New American Music Artist Competition.
End of Season Gala
Terry Barber's extraordinary vocal range and fluency in many musical styles
have made him a favorite on some of the world's most storied stages. Critics
have written that his performances are a musical experience, entertaining
beyond what classical can be, imagined to be and yet informative
and inspiring. His voice challenges what seems possible and performances
are delivered as theater where the connection with the audience results
in laughter and tears.