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Michael Johnathon’s Songs of Rural America, The Ohio Valley Symphony

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Michael Johnathon’s Songs of Rural America, The Ohio Valley Symphony

October 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. $28 reserved seats Purchase Tickets Now! MICHAEL JOHNATHON’S SONGS OF RURAL AMERICA comes to the historic Ariel Opera House for a special concert featuring THE OHIO VALLEY SYMPHONY. “Yes, I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can find his way by moonlight, and see the dawn before the rest of the world.” – Oscar Wilde Among the throngs of musicians in the folk world, few have elevated “dreaming” to such a high art form as Michael Johnathon.  From composing the Woody Guthrie Opera to writing the...

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Mel Simon, M.D. Book Signing for TWO RIVERS A WORLD APART

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Mel Simon, M.D. Book Signing for TWO RIVERS A WORLD APART

Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. Free admission ~ donations accepted. Two Rivers, a World Apart is the autobiography of Dr. Mel Simon; as a young boy who spent most of his life by the banks the Pigalo River in his native country, the Philippines, and as a young man by the banks of the Ohio River in continental USA.  Both rivers serve as the backdrop in this story of a young boy searching for the American dream.  Against all odds he managed to overcome struggles through sheer determination and hard work. And above all, he has continued...

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HOLLYWOOD SOUNDS

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HOLLYWOOD SOUNDS

November 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now Keitaro Harada is a dazzling presence on the podium and conducts the Cincinnati Symphony and around the world. He is bringing with him the stunning violin prodigy Christina Nam to perform Korngold’s lush Violin Concerto. Included in this November 3rd concert, Harada is presenting composer Matt Jackfert for a world premiere of two works. Conductor Keitaro Harada Conductor Keitaro Harada continues to be recognized at the highest levels for his artistic abilities and passion for musical...

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THE CHRISTMAS SHOW!

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THE CHRISTMAS SHOW!

December 1, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now Gallipolis’ own Steven Huang will be leading the symphony for the annual Christmas Show! on December 1st with a heartwarming selection of your holiday favorites. Soprano Melissa Brobeck and tenor Kelly Burns will add to the beautiful sounds of your favorite selections. This is one of the most popular concerts of the year, so be sure to purchase extra tickets with your subscription so friends and relatives can sit close by your season seats! Conductor Steven Huang Maestro Steven Huang has...

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THE EMPEROR

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THE EMPEROR

September 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now Tim Berens has graced our stage several times as an OVS soloist, but on September 8th he shows us another facet of his talents as he returns to conduct a fabulous all-Beethoven program. He brings with him colleague Michael Chertock to spark some fireworks with The Emperor piano concerto. Guitarist, arranger, conductor Tim Berens Tim Berens’s multi-faceted career gives testament to his lifelong quest to learn, perform and write music. So far, his venture has led him through the worlds...

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The Piano featuring Thomas Pandolfi, piano

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The Piano featuring Thomas Pandolfi, piano

March 24, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now! American pianist THOMAS PANDOLFI is an exciting virtuoso who, with each passing season, is becoming more and more sought after by audiences worldwide, and showered with superlatives by critics for his passionate artistry and amazing technique. His orchestral appearances often feature not only the beloved masterpiece concerti by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Liszt, but also the equally brilliant ones by Paderewski, Rubinstein and Moszkowski. Additionally in the “Pops” genre,...

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TWELFTH NIGHT – Presented by Rio Grande University

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TWELFTH NIGHT – Presented by Rio Grande University

Friday, April 13, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 14, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. $5 Purchase at the Door A stormy night on Lake Michigan leaves twins Sebastian and Viola shipwrecked and each believing the other dead. Viola finds her way as a single woman in the small town of Illyria outside Chicago in 1920 by disguising herself as her brother and working for the prestigious Orsino. Shakespeare’s work lends itself to accommodate any time period as has been proven over and over again in theatrical presentations and film adaptations. The students...

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Love Songs featuring Risa Renae Harman, soprano

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Love Songs featuring Risa Renae Harman, soprano

April 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now! American soprano Risa Renae Harman, as noted by The New York Times, “is that rare creature among singers, a really good recitalist.” A versatile singer who navigates a wide range of repertoire, she has appeared as soloist in Samuel Barber’s The Prayers of Kierkegaard at the Kennedy Center with The Washington Chorus, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis with The Philadelphia Singers at the Kimmel Center and Alice Tully Hall, Handel’s Laudate pueri with The National Cathedral Choral Society, Mozart’s...

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2018-19 Season Subscription! The Ohio Valley Symphony

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2018-19 Season Subscription! The Ohio Valley Symphony

On Sale Now! In 1987 Lora Lynn Snow had a vision to form a professional orchestra and invited her friend and colleague Ray Fowler to be the Music Director. Over the years they created a wonderful organization that has stood the test of time and the OVS is now entering our 29th season. Though Maestro Fowler moves to Director Emeritus following his retirement at the close of this season, the symphony will continue bringing outstanding live professional performances to the southeastern Ohio region. The 2018-19 Season will see on the Ariel stage...

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Barb White’s Piano Student Recital

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Barb White’s Piano Student Recital

Sunday, May 6, 2018 2:00 p.m. Ariel Chamber Theatre Free Concert, No Ticket Required The historic Ariel Opera House presents a Piano Recital of students of local instructor Barb White. Join us for this free Sunday afternoon concert to be held in the 3rd floor Ariel Chamber Theatre. Admission is free ~ donations accepted at the...

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