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 Maplerock Jazz Festival
Ashland University
At Hugo Young Theatre
Friday, March 20th

Ashland University’s award-winning Jazz program is proud to present the 2015 Maplerock Jazz Festival. The event presents a main stage concert featuring guest artist Benny Green (piano) along with Dave Sterner, alto saxophone; Jeff Bush, trombone; and Ashland High School grad Michael Stewart, trumpet.

Friday, Mar. 20, 2015, 7:30 p.m., 401 College Avenue, Ashland, (419) 289-4142

 Kelly Bell Blues Band
Ashland University
At Hugo Young Theatre
Saturday, March 28th

Formed as a back-up band for Bo Diddley and voted the Best Blues Band in the Mid Atlantic Region 12 years in a row, the Kelly Bell Band from Baltimore, Maryland combines pop and funk into blues for an electrifying performance.

Saturday, Mar. 28, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., 401 College Avenue, Ashland, (419) 289-4142

 Ian Bostridge & WenWen Du
Cleveland Chamber Music Society
At Plymouth Church of Shaker Heights
Tuesday, April 21st

Ian Bostridge (tenor) has an international recital career and many recordings have won all the major international record prizes and been nominated for 13 Grammys. As a solo pianist, WenWen who is originally from Japan, has been awarded prizes at the Third Prokofiev International Piano Competition and the Third Wiesbaden Piano Competition.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at 7:30 p.m., 2860 Coventry Rd, Shaker Heights, (216) 291-2777

 Rachmaninoff's Vespers
Akron Symphony
At St. Sebastion's Church
Sunday, May 3rd

Blending the pure beauty of ancient Russian Orthodox chant with the late Romantic language that was Rachmaninoff’s natural voice, the All-Night Vigil is unsurpassed in all the choral literature. Its inspired tone is at once majestic and ecstatic.

Sunday, May 3, 2015, at 3:30 p.m., 476 Mull Avenue, Akron, (330) 836-2233

 Idina Menzel
Live Nation
At Blossom Music Center
Friday, August 21st

The voice behind Disney's Frozen On Ice song "Let It Go" and the character Elsa The Snow Queen, Idina Menzel has now set her sites on a major North American Tour. Fans will be able to see the Songstress live where she is set to perform "Let It Go" and other songs. A true fairy tale for those who have been wanting to get up close and personal with the superstar.

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 at 7 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Idina Menzel

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Arts & Cultural Organizations

Northeast Ohio is home to a wide variety of professional and community arts and culture organizations. Click on a link below for easy access.

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Member Benefits

As a way of saying “thanks” to WKSU members, many Northeast Ohio cultural organizations offer special benefits for cinema, museums, music, theatre and dance and more that include 2-for-1 performance tickets and other discounts.

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