Sierra Nevada Winds - Orchestra
The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra, composed of 45 brass, woodwind and
percussion musicians, joined together in 1990 for the pleasure of performing
as an ensemble. The group has performed in concert halls, parks and other
venues throughout the Sierra.
OUTDOOR CONCERT: Wine tasting at 3:30 P.M. Concert at 4:00 P.M.
Location: Garden Valley Park, Marshall Road & Garden Valley Road in Garden
James Garners Tribute to Johnny Cash celebrates the life and music
of the Man in Black with strong conviction and stunning accuracy. Garner
and his band faithfully recreate Cashs biggest hits, such as Folsom
Prison Blues, I Walk the Line and Ring of Fire. Garner incorporates historical
accounts and personal anecdotes about Americas most beloved singing
storyteller in this not-to-bemissed musical event. The show is a fun, classy
and toe-tapping trip down memory lane honoring Johnny Cashs life and
music, and the boom-chicka-boom sound of his longtime backing band, the Tennessee
November 15, 2015
Street Corner Renaissance
With their infectious energy and soulful voices they transport audiences
back to the fifties when street corner groups singing close harmony were
a common sight in big cities. The group intertwines themes of social and
cultural awareness into their music which will touch your inner spirit. Whether
its a soul-stirring tribute to the legendary Sam Cooke, street corner
crooning for the ladies, Black history-themed conscious music or a rousing
gospel celebration, their superb vocal skills shine through.
River City Chorale
The River City Chorale, under the direction of Richard Morrisey, is a
community choir that has been bringing fine choral music to the greater
Sacramento area for more than 30 years. Their Christmas music program has
lifted the spirits of audiences around the world and sets the tone for
celebrating the Christmas holiday season.
January 10, 2016
Bob spends most of his time playing keyboards for John Fogerty (Creedance
Clearwater) which involves lots of travel around the planet. His home is
in Los Angeles, though and when hes back in California he loves performing
at small town venues like Georgetown. This will be his first appearance at
Music On The Divide and promises to be a most memorable one. Dont miss
this extraordinary artist.
YOUNG MUSICIANS CONCERT FREE!
This is a great opportunity to hear the youthful musical talent from the
Georgetown Divide who range in age from 7 to 22. The music performed will
include vocal and instrumental selections from standard music literature
including Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary. Each piece is played
with youthful enthusiasm and a passion for the performing arts.
Black Irish Band
Hailing from the historic Gold Rush Country of America, and back for a
second visit to Georgetown, the members of the Black Irish Band have a musical
style that is as timeless as the rugged landscape of the west. Their music
is a tribute to the people whose lives were spent building the world we now
take for granted. The band has a large complement of traditional maritime
and railroad music, as well as ethnic tunes in their repertoire. They excel
at Irish, Scottish, Italian, and American folk music with an assortment of
original songs and traditional western ballads. The bands musical style
captures the spirit of the immigrants of this land, the men and women who
tamed the Wild West. Upbeat, high octane, and unforgettable.
|April 10, 2016
With Tom Rozom & The Right Hands
Since forming a musical partnership in 1986, when Tom Rozum first joined
Lauries acclaimed band, Grant Street, Laurie Lewis and Tom have recorded
12 albums and performed around the globe. These Grammynominated artists (for
their 1995 album The Oak and the Laurel) are widely regarded as among the
leading lights of modern bluegrass and are highlyprized by their peers as
sidemen and producers.
Georgetowns own Keith Little will make a special guest appearance.
May 15, 2016
Season Finalé and Gala
Sonya performs music by Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Skryabin, Shostakovich,
Prokofiev, Slonimsky as well as her original piano arrangements of David
Bowie, Danny Elfman, John Williams, Javier Navarrete, Ramin Gjawadi and David
Arnold (Cosplay Piano Project), and her own original compositions.