TUESDAY, JUNE 18 / 7:00 PM
Straight out of Havana, Cuba comes Orquesta Akokán — a blazing ensemble of deeply soulful mambo reminiscent of Benny Moré, Pérez Prado, and banda gigante of the 1940’s and 50’s.
Bill Frisell Trio
featuring Tony Scherr and Kenny Wollesen
TUESDAY, JUNE 25 / 7:00 PM
It’s hard to find a more fruitful meditation on American music than in the compositions of guitarist Bill Frisell. Mixing rock and country with jazz and blues, he’s found what connects them: improvisation and a sense of play.
TUESDAY, JULY 2 / 7:00 PM
“A world beating fusion, which takes pride in their heritage and above all else is a pure joy to listen to.”
John Jorgenson Quintet
TUESDAY, JULY 9 / 7:00 PM
First coming to national attention in the mid ‘80s as co-founder of successful country-rock act The Desert Rose Band, an eclectic array of artists such as Bonnie Raitt, Bob Seger and Barbra were drawn to add Jorgenson’s artistry to their own recordings.
TUESDAY, JULY 16 / 7:00 PM
Fronted by singer Karla Kanora, Rio Mira is an exciting recording collaboration between artists from neighbouring Ecuador and Colombia.
Patrick Lamb Band
TUESDAY, JULY 23 / 7:00 PM
Patrick Lamb’s last three singles recently made top 5 nationally on the Billboard Charts on his independent label, and Patrick has been inducted as one of the youngest members into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame.
Eugene Symphony & Douglas County Youth Orchestra
TUESDAY, JULY 30 / 7:00 PM
Under the leadership of Music Director and Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong, the Eugene Symphony pursues its mission of enriching lives through the power of music by presenting annual classical, pops and community engagement performances.