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Roanoke MasterWorks – Me & My Monkey, “The Beatles” Tribute Band

Start Date: 08/16/2018 7:00 PM
End Date: 08/16/2018 8:00 PM
Location: Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St
City: Roanoke
State / Province: Texas
Phone: 817-283-3406
Email: info@artscouncilnortheast.org

Event Description:

With its two original members, George Jara and Rod Bollinger (George Harrison and John Lennon), since its initiation the band have added two other members, Michael Daniel and Paul Sacco (Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney). This group of four concludes the line-up of the Beatles tribute band Me and My Monkey. They have travelled widely perfecting their talents. Me and My Monkey have appeared in various television shows, headlined numerous festivals and performed as the opening act for a hand full of classic rock favorites in the United Stated. The band has also toured around the U.S and performed in the U.K.  As Paul Sacco said in an interview “We feel there is only one way to do this…the right way. We’ll stop at nothing to give people the feeling that they are actually seeing and hearing the Beatles live.” “We actually are very competitive within the band itself, as far as the attention to detail. We are our own toughest critics.”  The Fort Worth Weekly elected Me and My Monkey as the Best Cover Band 2003.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Roanoke MasterWorks – Vocal Trash, Stomp

Start Date: 08/23/2018 7:00 PM
End Date: 08/23/2018 8:00 PM
Location: Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St
City: Roanoke
State / Province: Texas
Phone: 817-283-3406
Emai: linfo@artscouncilnortheast.org

Event Description:
Described as, “Glee Meets Stomp”, Vocal Trash asks you to recycle your imagination as their urban themed Broadway style show energizes audiences from New York to Seattle and Las Vegas to Beijing. Their show includes world class singing, industrial drumming and award winning break-dancing. Led by producer/creator, Steve Linder and producer/choreographer, Kelsey Rae (Annie), this green minded ensemble tours globally on a relentless pursuit to bring people together. Utilizing the universal language of song and dance, this is Vocal Trash.

            Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst MasterWorks – Me & My Monkey, “The Beatles” Tribute Band

Start Date: 08/23/2018 7:00 PM
End Date: 08/23/2018 8:00 PM
Location: Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd
City: Hurst
State / Province: Texas
Phone: 817-283-3406
Email: info@artscouncilnortheast.org

Event Description:

With its two original members, George Jara and Rod Bollinger (George Harrison and John Lennon), since its initiation the band have added two other members, Michael Daniel and Paul Sacco (Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney). This group of four concludes the line-up of the Beatles tribute band Me and My Monkey. They have travelled widely perfecting their talents. Me and My Monkey have appeared in various television shows, headlined numerous festivals and performed as the opening act for a hand full of classic rock favorites in the United Stated. The band has also toured around the U.S and performed in the U.K.  As Paul Sacco said in an interview “We feel there is only one way to do this…the right way. We’ll stop at nothing to give people the feeling that they are actually seeing and hearing the Beatles live.” “We actually are very competitive within the band itself, as far as the attention to detail. We are our own toughest critics.”  The Fort Worth Weekly elected Me and My Monkey as the Best Cover Band 2003.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst MasterWorks – Havana NRG, Salsa

9/06/2018 7:00 PM
9/06/2018 8:00 PM
Heritage Village Plaza – 837 W. Pipeline Rd
Hurst
Texas
817-283-3406

Celebrating over 15 years of great success, Havana NRG continues to be one of the strongest up-and-coming Latin orchestras of the world. Since the summer of 2002 not only have they performed in every major venue and public event in the State of Texas, they have also traveled to the surrounding states and as far as New York City, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Miami and San Francisco. Havana NRG produced their debut CD, Camino al Cielo, which has become very popular in many US markets and in countries such as Japan, Italy, and others. Their debut CD also followed a video release in December of 2004. Havana NRG has proven that they are indeed “a new breed of Latin band,” this New Rhythm Generation is taking their Cuban roots to new levels of performance and musical direction. Havana NRG credits their great success to not only a magnificent combination of fantastic musicians, but mainly to very supportive audiences everywhere.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

 

Roanoke MasterWorks – Whitehouse Harmony, Bluegrass

Start Date: 9/06/2018 7:00 PM
End Date: 9/06/2018 8:00 PM
Location: Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St
City: Roanoke
State / Province: Texas
Phone: 817-283-3406
Email: info@artscouncilnortheast.org

Event Description:

Mention traditional or mountain music from the past and you may have visions of family groups singing on the front porch of their mountain home or at a church picnic under a spreading oak tree. Whitehouse Harmony is an accomplished Bluegrass band and will provide a well-balanced, entertaining show filled with the purest of harmony vocals, mountain clogging and great instrumentalist.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Colleyville MasterWorks – Bucket List Jazz Band, Jazz

Start Date: 9/13/2018 7:00 PM
End Date: 9/13/2018 8:00 PM
Location: 101 Main St. South of City Hall
City: Colleyville
State / Province: Texas
Phone: 817-283-3406
Email: info@artscouncilnortheast.org

Event Description:

Jim Milan’s dream of bringing together musical arrangements  (written and recorded in the 1930’s and 1950’s by a gifted arranger and clarinetist, Matty Matlock) with contemporary , professional musicians . . . . the culmination of what is today The Bucket List Jazz Band. The musicians are some of the best in the DFW area.  They come from various walks of life including college music professors, high school band directors, free lance musicians, and the corporate business world.  They are all dedicated to presenting, preserving, and promoting classic jazz.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Colleyville present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.