Note: This concert is free and open to the public, but your $5 suggested donation will help pay the traveling artists.
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Music fans of all ages are welcome to Penn State's Music at Penn's Woods new series of Chamber Music Concerts at Schlow Centre Region Library.more info
The first concert features the Lyons Family Ensemble, including Penn State Professor James Lyon and his talented family members on violin, viola, and cello.
The Lyons have appeared at a variety of venues such as St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City, as well as touring extensively in Australia.
Plan to attend another exciting evening of tales and tunes! Listen to classical music, including two fun pieces by local composer TK Lee and a music game, presented by the Penn State Viola Ensemble and Matt Sheppard, conductor, at Schlow Library on Tuesday, April 17 at 7:00 PM!
"The best guitarist you never heard of." —The Boston Globe
The Tussey Mountain Moonshiners are cooking up another great First Thursday at Schlow Library. Down home and home-made music concocted with just the right dash of folk, humor, and energy makes for an exciting evening that will set your toes a-tappin'! Don't miss this lively free concert. Bring the young'uns, too! It's a great time for all ages.more info
Admission to this concert is free and open to the public, including families. We will be opening our public parking lot for this after-hours event.
Your $5 suggested donation will be contributed to the touring artists' "gas money" fund.
Eric Carbonara is a Philadelphia based guitarist, whose search for raw aural expression has led him far and wide – from noise & electro-acoustic music to taking deep root in the bounty of the wooden guitar.
Catch a glimpse of Penn State Opera Theater's Fall show as they perform selections from "The Coronation of Poppea" their fall show. We're very excited to welcome back these talented PSU artists for their second appearance at our First Thursday performances. Please join us for this free opportunity to experience opera.
This and all First Thursday events are made possible by the Friends of Schlow Library. Thanks Friends!