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Playing a mix of mandolin, guitar and bass, Switchback – Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack – has been compared to famous duos, such as the Louvin Brothers, Everly Brothers and Simon and Garfunkel. Touring together since 1993, this team brings its “stunning" vocals to a program of original Americana songs and Celtic music that reflects its Irish and Midwestern roots. For more information or tickets, contact Kristi Smith at 423-439-8587 or online at www.etsu.edu/martin.Find out more »
On Feb. 22, the Sybarite5 string quintet brings its innovative programming – from Bowie to Radiohead and Akiho to Assad – and new sounds to Johnson City for a 7:30 p.m. performance at First Presbyterian Church. Their mission, they say, is to engage the senses and redefine the rules, and music reviewers have taken notice. “It’s important for us to look at classical music from different angles and perspectives and with a sense of adventure,” DeAngelis says. “I think…Find out more »
Italian trombonist Peter Steiner combines “European soul with American spirit” in “elegant” and “startling” performances around the globe with pianist-organist Constanze Hochwartner. Steiner studied at The Mozarteum in Salzburg and graduated from The Juilliard School in New York, and by age 23, Steiner had been trombonist of the Vienna State Opera and Vienna Philharmonic and principal trombonist with the Colorado Symphony, as well as guest trombonist from Munich to Seattle. “He wears his musicality like a stars and stripes suit…Find out more »