Featured Soloist with International Symphony Orchestras
Ilya is an award-winning Russian pianist whose program will feature compositions by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Gershwin as well as Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Featuring a multi-media presentation, Ilya’s performance is a visual and technical spectacular.
“…most crowd-pleasing group…” – Terry Fator, America’s Got Talent
“Best Musical Act” by Fort Worth Texas Magazine
Vocal Trash is entertainment with a conscience. An urban-themed Broadway style production that performs on custom instruments made from recycled materials. The interactive performance of singing, break-dancing and comedy leave the audience not only entertained, but inspired to spread peace, love and recycling. Glee Meets Stomp!
“…can’t recommend the program enough…” – Director of Bands, St. George, UT
Disney Jazz Workshop Conductor
Strong Educational Component
Rob explores the new generation of popular music with a regional school band or community jazz ensemble, and performs a repertoire of swing era classics along with trendy pop, rock and R&B songs. Parents and presenters are proud to see their children in a professional concert setting. Rare saxophones and crowd pleasing swing.
“Very good…” – David Crosby (Crosby, Stills and Nash)
Innovative Visual Experience
Derik: Lead Guitarist on Glee
Siblings Derik, Riana and Dalten have been performing together since childhood and garnered over 3 million views on YouTube. The innovative technical aspect of the concert takes the audience on an aural and futuristic visual journey through time and space performing unique arrangements of popular music. Velvety sibling three-part harmonies.
Retro traditional country artists with magnetic personalities, Christopher and Taylor give new life to classic country music. Their smooth vocal blend, skillful musicianship and off-the-cuff quips are reminiscent of the country music legends to which they pay tribute. Performing hits by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, Merle Haggard and others. Authentic down-home entertainment.
Shared stages with Willie Nelson, George Strait & Ricky Skaggs
Three acclaimed albums
Triple-threat fiddle champions performing Western Swing and vintage country music resembling Bob Wills and Riders in the Sky. Multi-part, close harmonies and Texas-style fiddle tunes are authentic Americana music displayed in a cannonball of stage presence. Authentic Western Swing Music.
The Neave Trio has enjoyed tremendous international success in concert series and at festivals worldwide and has distinguished themselves as ambassadors of music to a wider audience through their innovative concert presentations. One of the finest emerging young chamber ensembles.
“…mesmerizing virtuosity on the guitar…” – KSPK Radio
Eclectic musical journey
Winner/Finalist in numerous competitions
Award-winning classical/Spanish/fingerstyle guitarist pays tribute to the “Father of the Classical Guitar,” Andres Segovia, through instrumental selections and short stories about Segovia’s life and how Segovia’s work has influenced the contemporary guitar world. Classical guitar journeyman.
“… rhythm, style, humor, and Broadway ﬂair…” – New Orleans Times
Heralded by presenters and critics
Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano take you to the days when Fred & Ginger and Mickey & Judy filled the screen with undeniable chemistry, effortless harmony and precision tap dancing. Gorgeous vocals, exciting choreography and unique musical arrangements. This duo breaths new life into classic song-and-dance.
Violinist Brad Repp and pianist/actor Aldo Gentileschi combine virtuosic performances, theatrical humor and pop culture in critically-acclaimed performances. Brad performs on a 1736 Testore violin and Aldo performs on whatever piano he can find. High energy classical music with comedy and a touch of slapstick.