The Green Music Center begins its first full month of indoor programming with seven outstanding performances from what is arguably the most eclectic season to date. Presenting diverse artistic experiences that educate, connect, and inspire, performances will take place in both Weill Hall and Schroeder Hall.
Christopher Houlihan is widely acknowledged as one of the brightest stars in the new generation of organists, hailed as “gifted” (New York Times), “dazzling” (Wall Street Journal), and “a true revelation” (Los Angeles Times). Houlihan has performed at major venues across the country, including the Kennedy Center. Hear what he does with Schroeder Hall’s exquisite Brombaugh Opus 9 organ.
BACH: Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue in C Major, BWV 564
SCHUMANN: from Four Sketches for Pedal Piano, op. 58
GUILMANT: March on a theme by Handel
Visionary artist, choreographer, writer, and educator, Liz Lerman will discuss her artistic process through the lens of her newest project Wicked Bodies. After a week long residency at Sonoma State to develop the piece and to work with faculty and students, Liz and her company will also share excerpts from the work.
Following the successful 2017 tour celebrating the music of Memphis, Take Me To The River – New Orleans LIVE! gathers some of the most influential figures of modern New Orleans funk, R&B, soul, and jazz together on the same stage for a night of unforgettable music.
Featuring – The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Ivan Neville, Ian Neville, Walter “Wolfman” Washington plus Mardi Gras Indians with “Big Chief” Monk Boudreaux of The Golden Eagles and “Big Chief” Romeo of the 9th Ward Hunters
Hailed by The Washington Post for his “poised and imaginative playing,” Filipino-American pianist Victor Santiago Asunción made his orchestral debut at the age of 18 with the Manila Chamber Orchestra, and his New York recital debut in Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall in 1999. In the years since, he has appeared in concert halls in Brazil, France, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, and the Philippines, as a recitalist and concerto soloist.
Franz LISZT: 6 Grandes Etudes de Paganini
Maurice RAVEL: Miroirs
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 23 (Appassionata)
Comedy for a Cause with America’s Got Talent, finalist, comedian Vicki Barbolak and friends to raise funds for Bodega Bay Fire
Join us for the Second Annual Comedy for a Cause with Vicki Barbolak from America’s Got Talent & Friends, featuring Betsy Salkind, actress, comedian and script writer, Bay Area comedian, Phil Griffiths and Lou Brockman on the Piano on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at The Yacht Club at Bodega Harbour located at 565 Smith Brothers Road in beautiful Bodega Bay.
More info & Tickets: https://vickibarbolak2019.bpt.me
According to Bodega Bay Fire Chief, Sean Grinnell, “Events like Comedy for a Cause give the community a chance to both have a good time and support the District at the same time. Those who attend can be assured that the money will be put to good use. It will allow the District to maintain, and perhaps, enhance its service levels. Those of us who work hard to protect our residents and visitors are grateful for those of you who support us through events like this.”
There will also be a raffle and live auction.
**Have a GREAT night of comedy and help raise funds for Bodega Bay Fire!**
A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $115 each: Enjoy a private dinner with Vicki prior to the show and have front of the house seats. Doors open at 5:30 pm, dinner begins at 6:00 pm. One drink from the bar included.
Show Only tickets are $50 each: Come early and enjoy a drink from the cash bar (first drink on us). Doors open at 6:30 pm, the show starts at 8:00 pm.
Comedy for a Cause is sponsored by Bodega Bay Area Chamber of Commerce and Bodega Harbour.
Rated “R” for ridiculously funny ADULT humor. 18 & over please
Come to Bodega Bay for the show, stay for the weekend!