MIAC 2014-2015 SEASON
Mercyhurst University’s Institute for Arts & Culture has announced its schedule for the coming year. Within the broad array of performances and productions announced by new Programming Director Christine Oliver are some of particular interest to jazz fans.
In the “It’s not jazz, but…” category: SAMITE, a Ugandan musician playing flute, kalimba, marimba, litungu and singing has toured in Africa and the U.S., and will bring his music and stories to Walker Recital Hall, on the Mercyhurst campus on Friday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. He will be share the stage with Grammy winner David Cullen for the engagement.
Adults $25, Seniors $20, Students $10.
More “It’s not jazz, but…”: BEN SOLLEE, singer/songwriter/cellist comes to the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center on Thurs., Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Sollee presents a “unique mix of folk, calypso, bluegrass, jazz & R&B” and has gained a substantial following on tour and in the media.
Come early, enjoy complimentary tastings from Erie’s Lavery Brewing Co., and listen to Erie’s own folk/jazz/rock originals from THE HELIOTROPES, before Sollee takes the stage.
Adults $30, Seniors $25, Students $20.