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After-hours Concert: Wild Blue Ukulele Orchestra

The Wild Blue Ukulele Orchestra returns to the DeKalb Public Library to perform an after-hours showcase of music featuring a full range of ukuleles - from the soprano to the UBass! The fully orchestrated arrangements cover a variety of genres ...

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Swinging the Lantern: Songs and Stories of the Sea

Pull up a sandbag and swing the lantern! The phrase, initially of British military origin, refers to the lamps hung from a ship’s beams that would swing while the ship was out at sea. This expression has come to be ...

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After-hours Concert: Jersey Brothers

The Jersey Brothers perform music from Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, and their contemporaries – with historical notes from the groups popular and on-going career. Seasoned performers, Norm and Randy Murray have appeared on the same bill as The Four ...

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Afternoon Concert: Event Horizon Jazz Quartet

Join us for an afternoon concert with the Event Horizon Jazz Quartet! Event Horizon is unique in the eclectic nature of their emotional pallet, mixing textures, influences and grooves with whimsy and love- all under the umbrella of what some ...

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After-hours Folk Music Concert

Andy and Judy Daigle play the guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, and other instruments. They will perform original songs in many different styles, such as traditional Folk, roots music, country swing or bluegrass. We invite the audience to participate by singing ...

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After-hours Concert: Cherry & Jerry Ragtime Blues

Cherry & Jerry will perform music of the ragtime era, approximately 1900-1920, in this after-hours concert. It's history, and it's fun! Along with ragtime, they'll bring you some songs from the dawn of jazz & blues. You'll hear music by ...

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After-hours Concert: NIU Steelband

They’re back! Join us in the library’s main lobby for an after-hours concert performed by the Northern Illinois University’s renowned Steelband. The concert will be an eclectic program of musical styles highlighting the versatility and profundity the steelpan. The NIU Steelband ...

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Contemporary Broadway Concert

Vocalist Layni Katz and pianist Deane Myers perform Broadway hits from the 60's through the 2000's. Toe tappers to showstoppers! Enjoy your favorites from Hello Dolly, A Chorus Line, The Lion King and many more! Deane and Layni are both ...

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