the 2015 - 2016 season
Digging deep into a historic mine of American music that vibrates with joy, soul, heartbreak and dance-the-night-away abandon. Wherever they play, their fans swing, waltz, jitterbug, rumba, cha-cha, boogie and have a good old time.
Captivating Scottish music which bridges the gap between the fiddle and bagpipe music of Scotland.
Musique de Joie (Joy of Music) highlights Georges Bizet's Jeux d'enfants (Children's Games), a delightful creation for piano duet. Audiences will be dazzled with an array of escapades, jokes and piano pyrotechnics!
Gil Cline and his brass mob return, thistime with the focus on trumpets, not only savory but sweet, in a varied program from Renaissance to Baroque, and classical to jazz.
Comprised of fourteen local singers performing a capella vocal music spanning several centuries from Renaissance to Contemporary Jazz.
A Celtic band hailing from California's Northcoast, returning to Fortuna with its rollicking reels, toe-tapping tunes, Irish airs and ballads, creating images of Celtic lands.
A musical collaboration of Rahman Abdur (South Asian tabla drums) and Sarah McClimon (Japanese koto and flute). They are performers of traditional music with doctorates in ethnomusicology, the study of music and culture.
The basic plan of the group is to experiment and perform vocal harmony-based music from the last half-century of popular music. Slide is actively adding new elements to their sound. This popular group of locals is always a big hit with our audience!