Jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli joins Grand Rapids Pops for ‘McCartney and More’ this weekend

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 09-18-2018 under NONPROFITS

Jazz guitarist and vocalist John Pizzarelli has played and recorded with such luminaries as Rosemary Clooney, Johnny Frigo and Buddy DeFranco. He was the opening act on Frank Sinatra’s last tour. But Pizzarelli, age 58, grew up listening to...

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Celebrate 50th anniversary of The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's' album with Grand Rapids Pops' live performance

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 04-25-2017 under NONPROFITS

The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band changed the course of rock music. Released on June 1, 1967, Sgt. Pepper spent 15 weeks at No. 1 on the U.S. charts, making it the soundtrack for the “Summer of Love.” The...

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The Spirituality of the Beatles

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 02-08-2013 under NONPROFITS

Dominican Center at Marywood (DCM) is offering you a rare opportunity to look into the subtle spiritual messages in the Beatles' music. LOVE IS ALL, LOVE IS YOU: THE SPIRITUALITY OF THE BEATLES  is happening February 20 and 27, two...

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The Red Sea Pedestrians take Abbey Road to Wealthy Theatre

by (WYCE)

Submitted 10-28-2011 under NONPROFITS

Kalamazoo's The Red Sea Pedestrians "world roots" music has been said to delight Michigan listening audiences, as evidenced by the band earning two WYCE Jammie Awards. Before bringing "The Red Sea Pedestrians and The Corn Fed...

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Clear as a Bell: Fountain Street Church Bells Chime Through Downtown

by (stevendavison)

Submitted 08-10-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

It is one of the most instantly recognizable points on the Grand Rapid skyline. Not as tall as the mighty McKay Tower or iconic as the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, but it is an entirely unique architectural wonder. The bell-tower at Fountain Street...

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