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Don Liuzzi, principle tympanist of the Philadelphia Orchestra, and Allen Krantz, guitarist and composer, will present a varied program of music for guitar and percussion on a wide variety of instruments.

Composers such as Bach and Haydn will be played in arrangements for guitar with marimba and vibraphone.  Renaissance lute music will feature percussion on a wide variety of instruments that Don has collected from around the world.  Both musicians will also play solo selections in this colorful program.

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Music for Guitar & Percussion February 7, 2015

Music for Guitar & Percussion

Allen Krantz, guitar Don Liuzzi, percussion, Philadelphia Orchestra

Don Liuzzi, principle tympanist of the Philadelphia Orchestra, and Allen Krantz, guitarist and composer, will present a varied program of music for guitar and percussion on a wide variety of instruments.

Composers such as Bach and Haydn will be played in arrangements for guitar with marimba and vibraphone.  Renaissance lute music will feature percussion on a wide variety of instruments that Don has collected from around the world.  Both musicians will also play solo selections in this colorful program.

Tickets are available at the door. Doors open at 7pm for 7:30pm show.

February 7, 2015 7:30 PM
Yardley Community Centre
 Ticket costs are $20
Adults, $15 Seniors and $10 Students
*tickets are non-refundable

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The Featured Restaurant Partner for this performance is

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‘Canal Street Grille’
located at 27 East Afton Avenue, Yardley, PA, 19067.  The local Argyris family sends you a warm welcome to enjoy authentic Greek cuisine in a canal-side setting, within walking distance to the concert venue.  Whether you love the Greek classics such as spanakopita, gyros, dolmades (stuffed grape leaves), or less traditional but still Greek-inspired dishes such as ‘Chicken Greco’ (with asparagus, leeks, tomatoes, feta, and white wine sauce) or ‘Roasted Greek Meatballls’ (with Mediterranean seasoning, marinara, and feta cheese fondue drizzle), you’ll love it at the Grille.  Hours are 11-9 Tues-Sat, and 11-8 Sun and Mon.  Make the concert event extra unforgettable with a Greek dinner beforehand.
 


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Upcoming Performance
April 11th, 2015

Bucks County Performing Arts Center 37th Anniversary Season
Presents
Matthew Parrish, bassist with a
Brazilian Jazz Extravaganza, Including Artists from New York and Brazil

Featuring
Karine Aguiar


Karine Aguiar: the Muse of the Amazon


Karine Aguiar is a singer born and raised in Manaus, Amazonas, on February 27th of 1987. From 2004 to 2012, she was under the guidance of the Belorussian vocal coach Natalia Sakouro at Liceu de Artes e Oficios Cláudio Santoro. Since 2007, Karine is performing at Amazonas Opera House, singing Opera and "Jungle Jazz" concerts.
In 2011, the singer was invited, in Manaus, by the pianist Vana Gierig for a recording session in New York City. The sessions resulted in the CD "Arraial do Mundo", that mixed the amazonian with north-american musicians. In 2012, "Arraial do Mundo" was released at the Amazonas Opera House, as an opening concert to Ron Carter.
In 2014,  "Arraial do Mundo" was laureate in France by "Brasil.FR" as the Best Brazilian Music Album. On march 5th of the same year,Karine Aguiar was invited to perform the Amazon music at UNESCO, in Paris, accompanied only by the amazonian drummer/percussionist Ygor Saunier, to an audience of 1,500 people. In sequence, on march 12th, the singer was invited by RTP Television, to speak about the award received in France and to promote her "Arraial do Mundo" in Portugal.
The great success of the "jungle jazz" in Europe, provided that Karine Aguiar passed to reside currently in France.     

Listen: Arraial do Mundo Full Album


*tickets are non-refundable


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Upcoming Performance
April 11th, 2015

Bucks County Performing Arts Center 37th Anniversary Season
Presents
Matthew Parrish, bassist with a
Brazilian Jazz Extravaganza, Including Artists from New York and Brazil

Featuring
Karine Aguiar


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