MUSICEvents This Week
CHORAL CONCERT. Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church. 7570 N. Thornydale Road. The Lane Justus Chorale presents music of the Renaissance, 19th and 20th centuries, with four motets by William Byrd, seven motets by Anton Bruckner, and several 20th century pieces. Performance is 3 p.m. Sunday, March 15. Admission is free, although donations will be gratefully accepted. Call 299-0900 for information.
FOREVER ELLA. Centennial Hall.1020 E. University Blvd. As part of the Primavera celebration of women in the arts, Jazz vocalist Cleo Lane and the John Dankworth Group perform Forever Ella, a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, at 8 p.m. Friday, March 13. Tickets are $21, $26 and $33 with discounts for faculty, staff, students with ID and children under 18. Call 621-3341 for tickets and information. Tickets are also available at all Dillard's outlets, including the TCC box office. Contact Paula Bluemer at 612-8825 for group ticketing information.
GLEN ROSE. Berger Performing Arts Center. 1200 W. Speedway. Glen Rose presents The Gershwin Brothers: George and Ira, a one-man song and storytelling concert featuring "The Rhapsody in Blue." Show time is 7 p.m. Friday, March 13. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door, available at Hear's Music. Call 795-4494 for more information.
IRIS DEMENT. UA Crowder Hall, southeast corner of Speedway and Park Avenue. Iris DeMent performs on vocals, piano and guitar at 8 p.m. Friday, March 13. All seating is reserved. Tickets are $12 and $14, available at Hear's Music, Antigone Books. Call 327-4809 for reservations and information.
KATHY KALLICK BAND. Berger Performing Arts Center. 1200 W. Speedway. As part of the Primavera celebration of women in the arts, KXCI Community radio presents the Kathy Kallick Band, with special guests Linda Lou & the Drifters, for two performances on Saturday, March 14. A children's concert will be held at 3 p.m., followed by an evening performance at 8 p.m. Tickets for the children's matinee are $5; tickets for the evening performance are $12 in advance and $14 at the door, with a $2 discount for members of KXCI, TFTM, DBA and TKMA. Call 623-1000 for information.
LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO. TCC Grand Ballroom. 260 S. Church Ave. Acclaimed African a cappella group Ladysmith Black Mambazo performs in concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17. Tickets are $15 and $22, available at the TCC box office, Eastside City Hall and all Dillard's stores. Call Barbara Nielsen at 857- 0564 for group discount information. Call 323-0515 or 857-0564 for general information.
NOONTIME RECITAL SERIES. St. Philip's In The Hills. 4440 N. Campbell Ave. St. Philip's parish invites the community to enjoy their free Lenten Noontime Concert Series at 12:15 p.m. Thursdays through Lent. The March 12 program is Flutes Fantastique! Bring your lunch, sit in the garden and enjoy a little lunchtime music.
PRAYERS FOR BOBBY. CFA Proscenium Theater. 2202 W. Anklam Road. The Reveille Gay Men's Chorus presents Jay Kawarsky's Prayers for Bobby: For Love and for Life, a choral work based on the best-selling book by Leroy Aarons. Performance features tenor Wayne Glass and soprano Elena Todd. Performances are at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 14, and 3 p.m. Sunday, March 15. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Call 617-3100 for information.
VIVE LA FRANCE. TCC Music Hall. 260 S. Church Ave. George Hanson conducts flutist Maina Piccinini and the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, performing Mozart, Bizet, Einhorn and Franck. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 12 and 13, with a matinee at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 15. Tickets range from $10 to $28 for evening performances, $6 to $18 for matinees, and are available at the TSO box office, the TCC box office and all Dillard's locations. Call 882-8585 for information.
FOOTHILLS WOMEN'S CHORUS. A group of women who love to sing, no auditions required, meets from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays in the Dove of Peace Lutheran Church, 665 W. Roller Coaster Road. Spring programs include Broadway tunes, pop music and old favorites, performed in front of various organizations and retirement communities. For more information, call 888-1737 or 299-1449.
TUNE CATCHERS. The Tune Catchers, an a cappella women's chorus, meets at 7 p.m. Mondays in the music room of the Fountain of Life Lutheran Church, 710 S. Kolb Road. New members are welcome. Call 325-0655 for more information.
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