In his career, he has released eight studio albums, one live album, three EPs, and has charted twice on Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks. Broussard is the son of acclaimed Louisiana Hall of Fame guitarist and former member of The Boogie Kings, Ted Broussard, who has played on some of his songs.
June 27, 2017 – 8:00pm
Ticket price(s):$42 Pit Seating, $37 Orchestra
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The incomparable jazz pianist and lauded composer Fred Hersch comes to Northwestern Michigan College's Milliken Auditorium in Traverse City on March 26 to showcase his melodic masterpieces in the way only his skilled hands and keen mind can. At the forefront of jazz music for more than three decades, he has earned countless awards and accolades including ten Grammy® nominations, numerous acknowledgments from the jazz world's most prestigious institutions and publications, and such recent distinctions as being named a 2016 Doris Duke Artist and the Jazz Journalists Association's 2016 Jazz Pianist of the Year. His music reflects the bold adventurousness and intense beauty that has made him one of jazz music's most renowned solo artists, and also shines light on his work as one of jazz's most influential ensemble leaders. Enjoy this performance as Hersch displays his expressive pianistic style, and a technique that has shaped one of the most acclaimed and influential voices in modern jazz.... See MoreSee Less
Steve Reich - Arts Academy Percussion Ensemble
Showcasing the cutting-edge music of contemporary composer Steve Reich, the Interlochen Arts Academy Percussion Ensemble plays a variety of his complex and energetic pieces in a festival sure to surprise and satisfy lovers of new music. Corson Auditorium will echo with this transformative music on April 5.
Steve Reich - Eighth Blackbird and Third Coast Percussion
Encapsulating the adventurous and cutting-edge music of composer Steve Reich, this festival brings two of contemporary music's most lauded and expressive performance ensembles to Corson Auditorium for a celebration of astounding music. Eighth Blackbird, a Grammy-winning sextet of musical alchemists known for their precise and eclectic style, joins with Third Coast Percussion, a gifted quartet of classically-trained percussionists who are also Grammy winners, as they bring the sounds of Steve Reich's rich and complex music to the stage.... See MoreSee Less
The Wailin' Jennys
The Wailin' Jennys are Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse: three distinct voices that together make one singular, achingly-moving and tonally-perfect, vocal sound. Amazing harmonies blend with expert arrangements to bring an emotion to their music that has catapulted them to the forefront of the folk music industry.
Starting their career together as a "one-time-only" performance at a tiny guitar shop in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the soulfully-folky trio have grown over the years into a beloved international folk act, continually creating some of the most exciting music on the folk-roots scene, stepping up their musical game with each critically-lauded recording and thrilling audiences with their renowned live performances.
Multi-award winning vocalists, The Wailin' Jennys have garnered an impressive following and enviable track record. Known primarily as an acoustic outfit, the trio has a diverse musical background that has shaped their sound and earned them rave reviews for their album work.... See MoreSee Less
Red Wheelbarrow Reading
Interlochen Arts Academy creative writing students will present live readings of works from the final edition of this academic year's The Red Wheelbarrow.
Interlochen MI An Evening with David Sedaris
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Interlochen, MI – Interlochen Center for the Arts. Corson Auditorium – 7:30 PM Evening Reading and signing.
A supremely compelling story and one of the archetypal Greek tragedies, Oedipus Rex unfolds as a murder mystery, a political thriller and a psychological whodunit. Emphasized throughout this mythic story of patricide, revenge and undeniable destiny is the irony of a man determined to track down and punish an assassin, who turns out to be himself.
Arts Academy Orchestra
This performance will also be broadcast live at live.interlochen.org/corson-camera
Arts Academy Band
Arts Academy Singer-Songwriter
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
An infamous tale, Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. The road to revenge leads Todd to Mrs. Lovett, a resourceful proprietress of a failing pie shop, above which, he opens a new barber practice. Mrs. Lovett's luck sharply shifts when Todd's thirst for blood inspires the integration of an ingredient into her meat pies that has the people of London lining up.
Featuring some of the most chilling music ever written for the stage, Sweeney Todd is a masterpiece sure both to thrill and delight audience... See MoreSee Less
Motion Picture Arts Thesis Screening