Westminster College presents a free concert by the Westminster College Wind Ensemble, on Friday, March 31, at 7:30 pm, at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, 110 East Lincoln Avenue, in New Castle. The ensemble will be joined by the Shenango Valley Chorale and pianist Dr. Nancy Zipay DeSalvo.
The Arab American Community Center in Youngstown is sponsoring a performance by the Shoruq Girls’ Hip-Hop Group, on Saturday, March 25, at 7:00 pm, at St. Ann Church 4310 Kirk Road, in Youngstown. The 18 dancers, all between the ages of 12 and 16, live in a Palestinian refugee camp. The group will perform a selection of songs they have created themselves, in a mix of Arabic and English.
The Stambaugh Chorus and and Warren Civic Chorus are presenting a "Messiah Sing-Along," under the direction of Dr. Hae-Jong Lee, on Friday, March 24, at 7:30 pm, at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Street NE, in Warren. Featured vocal soloists are Brianne Samson, Victor Cardamone, and Max Pivik. The musical accompanists are Kathy Miller on organ and Susan Sexton on trumpet. All are invited to participate.
Opera Western Reserve presents the Spring Opera Cabaret, on Friday, May 19, at 7:00 pm, in the Tyler Grand Ballroom, at Stambaugh Auditorium, in Youngstown. It will be a night of opera arias and Broadway favorites performed by singers from past Opera Western Reserve productions. There will be hors d'oeuvres and dessert. Tickets available at operawesternreserve.org and 330-259-0555.
Opera Western Reserve presents Gaetano Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor on Friday, on November 10th at 7:30 pm at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. It weill be sung in the original Italian with English supertitles. Ticket are available online at Opera Western Reserve DOT org or 330-259-0555.
The Rockin' Road To Dublin show is coming to Youngstown on Sunday, March 26 at 7:30 pm, at Powers Auditorium,. Rockin' Road to Dublin combines the art of an Irish dance show, the power of a Rock-N-Roll concert, with the finish of a Broadway theatrical production. The program features Irish dancers Scott Doherty and Ashley Smith, and a cast includes 14 dancers, 8 musicians and two vocalists. Tickets available by phone 330-744-0264 or youngstownsymphony.com.
Stambaugh Auditorium and The Vindicator present the United States Navy Concert Band, on Tuesday, March 14, at 7:00 pm, in Stambaugh Auditorium, on Fifth Avenue, in Youngstown. The band’s repertoire includes marches, symphonic selections, patriotic works, and popular favorites. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com or 330-259-0555.
The Westminster College Concert Choir presents the Duruflé Requiem, on Saturday, March 4 at 7:00 pm, at the New Wilmington Presbyterian Church, 229 South Market Street, in New Wilmington; and Sunday, March 5 at 3:00 pm, at the First Presbyterian Church of Sharon, 600 E State St, in Sharon. The concerts are free and open to the public.
The Grand Re-Opening of the Madison Public Library features a performance by the Smooth Jazz Duo, on Friday, February 17, at 5:00 pm. The Madison Public Library is located at 6111 Middle Ridge Road, in Madison.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents the Dave Rivello Jazz Ensemble, on Thursday, March 16, at 7:30 pm, in the Chestnut Room, of YSU's Kilcawley Center. The Dave Rivello Ensemble, based in Rochester, New York, is a 12-piece modern jazz orchestra playing new and original music.