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Angelique Kidjo is a GRAMMY Award-winning Beninese singer, noted for her diverse musical influences and creative music videos. Her art roves across boundaries, genres and ethnicities, finding the connections that link musical forms from every part of the world, while still bonding closely with her own traditions. On top of her music is her activism and her passion for Africa’s women and girls. Last year she was awarded Amnesty International’s Human Rights Award for her work standing up to injustice.
Marc Broussard is a singer-songwriter. His style is best described as “Bayou Soul,” a mix of funk, blues, R&B, rock, and pop, matched with distinct Southern roots. In his career, he has released eight studio albums, one live album, and three EP’s. Drawing vocal and stylistic influence from Otis Redding and Brian McKnight, while bearing the preternaturally gruff vocals of John Hiatt and Dr. John, Broussard’s vocals are a work of art that can only be experienced live for the full effect. He’ll return to the Center for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration joined by his full, soulful, and energetic band.[read more…]
VOCALOSITY is the all-new live concert event from the creative mind of artistic producer Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing-Off) that takes a cappella to a whole new?level! This fast-paced production features 10 dynamic voices singing some of today’s chart-topping hits in brand-new arrangements too incredible to miss. No genre of music is off limits – from 10th century Gregorian chant and classic choral, to barber shop quartet and doo-wop, all the way to The Beatles and Bruno Mars. Combine that with movement and choreography, and you have an exhilarating evening of song unlike anything you’ve ever seen or heard. Appropriate for all ages.
ASC Members receive $10 off