WVIA-FM presents the modern and traditional Jazz trio, TRI-FI on the next live broadcast of WVIA’s Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. Reserve your free seats by calling 570-655-2808 or by visiting http://www.wvia.org/about/sordoni-theater-reservations/. Photo by Lisa Kyle.
PITTSTON, PA (wvia) – WVIA-FM presents the modern and traditional Jazz trio, TRI-FI on the next live broadcast of WVIA’s Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, December 8, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA.more»
The Uptown Music Collective is proud to announce the launch of its International Blues Challenge Project 2. The fundraising project was launched November 1st via the crowd funding website GoFundMe, and is intended to raise the $5,000 needed to send a group of students to participate in the International Blues Challenge’s Youth Showcase in Memphis, Tennessee. more»
Students from the Uptown Music Collective, image provided.
On Friday, October 31st, and Saturday, November 1st, the Uptown Music Collective will present its Fall Performance, Night with the Living Dead III: The Twilight Zone, at the Community Arts Center in Williamsport at more»
The Historic Heim Barn off of Route 87 will be the site of a knee slappin’, toe tappin’ good time to benefit Preservation Williamsport next weekend. The fundraiser, which is being held on Saturday, October 18th at 6:00 PM, has a country theme and will feature live music and dancing with The RQ String Band, a country band featuring fiddles and gut buckets. more»
It’s enrollment time at the Uptown Music Collective, and it will be every week from now on… as the nonprofit school of music announces its new “Rolling Enrollment Program”. This new program, just implemented this month, will allow students to enroll at any time of the year and to keep that enrollment rolling throughout the year in spite of the change of semesters. more»
The Metta String Quartet featuring Marcus Smolensky, Priscilla Conrad, Christopher Para, and Rachel Kauffman perform live during a WVIA Simply Grand Concert, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 at 3 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. Seating is free, but limited. Make reservations by calling 570-655-2808 or reserve seats online at http://www.wvia.org/about/sordoni-theater-reservations/.
Pittston, PA (WVIA) –The Metta String Quartet featuring members of the Bucknell University faculty perform live during WVIA’s next Simply Grand Concert on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 at 3 p.m. in the Sordoni High Definition Theater at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. Seating is free, but limited. more»
PITTSTON, PA (wvia) – WVIA-FM presents the instrumental rock fusion band, Taukon the next live broadcast of WVIA’s Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. more»
Uptown Music Collective rehearsing at LLWS. Image Provided.
This Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 1:30pm, students from the Uptown Music Collective will have the honor of performing on second base at the Howard J. Lamade Stadium in South Williamsport, Pa as part of the Little League World Series Championship Game festivities. more»
The Williamsport Symphony Orchestra's Billtown Brass will be presenting concerts at 7:00 PM, Saturday, August 16 at the Central Oak Heights, Milton and 7:00 PM, Sunday, August 17, in the Brandon Park Dr. Ken Cooper Bandshell, Williamsport. more»
The Uptown Music Collective will present its annual free Summer Music Festival on Sunday, August 3rd at Williamsport’s Brandon Park Band Shell. The day’s festivities will begin at 1:00pm with free music clinics from some of the area’s foremost musicians and free music performances all day, as well as children’s activities and food vendors. more»
Hailing from New Orleans, LA, the six-piece band Flow Tribe, will release their new EP Alligator White on September 9 2014 while touring throughout the U.S. and throwing the ultimate musical celebration every time they hit the stage. more»
KIX to play at the 2014 Lycoming County Fair June 10.
KIX set to rock Lycoming County Fair - Benefits MS Society May 30th, 2014 Hughesville, PA - The ever so popular rock band and a long time Pennsylvania favorite, KIX, will take the stage on opening night of the 2014 Lycoming County Fair in Hughesville, Pennsylvania on July 10th, 2014. more»
Detroit-based rock-alt-country band Jeremy Porter & The Tuocs will be playing at the Bullfrog Brewery in Williamsport on the east coast leg of their national tour. The band has been on and off the road since March supporting their debut album Partner In Crime which was released on vinyl/CD/download on Detroit's New Fortune Records in March. more»
ABBA's timeless songs were written to be enjoyed live and ABBA MANIA gives you exactly that 2 hours of uplifting, dance inducing and sometimes heartbreaking songs, fully live with fantastic staging, lighting and effects.
Now this world-class production will be appearing at the Community Arts Center, Williamsport, PA. more»
On Saturday, October 19th, the stage of the Community Arts Center in Williamsport will once again showcase several of the areas finest gifted musicians. Starting at 4pm and continuing non-stop until 10:30pm, area talent will provide 40 minute sets highlighting a variety of musical genres and artistic presentations.
Williamsport-based band, 44MAG is set to release their long awaited new album entitled "Outlaw Psychosis" on August 30th 2013. The band will celebrate the album release during their set at the 22nd Annual WZXR Birthday Bash taking place at The Cellblock in Williamsport. more»
The Williamsport Symphony Orchestra's Billtown Brass invites you to a "Music Across the Pond" concert Sunday, August 18, 7:00 PM at the Brandon Park Band Shell. The Billtown Brass, under the direction of Rick Coulter, will take the audience on a musical journey across Great Britain and America. more»
Williamsport Symphony Orchestra Announces Auditions Sunday, September 8, 2013 at Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall, Lycoming College, 350 Basin Street, Williamsport, PA 17701 (Corner of Basin and East Willow.)
Jenny Dalton will be coming to Williamsport on tour from Minneapolis, MN to perform at Bullfrog Brewery on Sunday, June 23rd (8pm, ages 21+, no cover, Adela and Jude). It will be a solo performance on keyboard, with some autoharp and percussion often compared to Florence Welch, Tori Amos, Bat for Lashes and others. more»
The Billtown Blues Association is now in the final stages of their preparation for the 24th Annual Billtown Blues Festival set for JUNE 9th at the Lycoming County Fairgrounds in Hughesville PA. Gates open at 11am and music starts on the Main Stage at 12 noon. Here are some important details:
The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society invites the public to its back lawn for music by the ‘Enduring Chords’, a barbershop quartet on Sunday, June 16 at 2pm. Guests are invited to bring a picnic lunch to the event. The Barbershop Quartet will be strolling and singing among the picnickers. more»
In mid-May, Ted Hefko and The Thousandaires will embark on a tour of the South with points as far west as Dallas, TX, stopping May 13 to perform a Cajun/Jazz/Roots music concdert at The Bullfrog Brewery from 7-10 p.m. more»
It is strange that I have to talk about the last concert of the season already! It has been an incredible ride. Each concert showcased our talented musicians, fabulous soloists, marvelous choirs; we traveled through time and performed music of many different genres. more»
The independent pop/folk band, Har-di-Har will debut in Williamsport on May 20 at the Bullfrog Brewery. In a time when both electronic music and "the duo" are becoming extremely popular forms of making music, Har-di-Har sets themselves apart. They use no loop pedals or samples, and yet they create the sound of a four-piece band. more»
On February 1, 2013 the Uptown Music Collective presented Hunger Strike: a Benefit for Meals on Wheels, at the Community Arts Center in Williamsport. This past week, students of the Uptown Music Collective proudly handed over a check for $5,000 to Carolyn W. more»
This year the WGRC radio station is celebrating its 25 anniversary. The creators of the station, Larry and Janet Weidman, first began their endeavor to run a radio station because they wished to bring modern Christian radio to Pennsylvania. more»
An upcoming concert, UMC Unplugged, is an event open to the public. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday February 22, 2013 and Saturday February 23, 2013, at the Community Theatre League, 100 West Third Street in Williamsport. more»
WVIA FM invites the public to its next Simply Grand Concert, which will feature Violinist Timothy Schwarz, on Sunday, Feb 24 at 3 p.m. in the Sordoni High Definition Theater at WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA. Seating is free, but limited. more»