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Luther Enloe, Classical Guitar – October 18, 2015 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church Luther Enloe, Classical Guitar – October 18, 2015 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church

Classical guitarist Luther Enloe possesses a distinctively resonant sound quality, lyrical phrasing, and technical finesse. John Sutherland, his teacher at the University of Georgia, has said, “His performances are wonderful. His sound is one of the best I have ever heard, and his knowledge and musicianship I pay attention to.” The expressive... [Read more of this review]

Joe Gransden – November 15, 2015 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church Joe Gransden – November 15, 2015 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church

Joe Gransden Public Relations Information Trumpeter/vocalist moves forward in his promising career At 42 Years old, Joe Gransden has already performed worldwide and released eight CDs under his own name. Renowned first for the hard bop approach of his trumpet, Gransden’s singing voice has been compared to that of Chet Baker and Frank Sinatra. “When... [Read more of this review]

Mid-Town Brass Quintet – January 31, 2016 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church Mid-Town Brass Quintet – January 31, 2016 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church

   Formed by some of the top professional musicians in the Southeast, members of the Midtown Brass Quintet have performed with the Atlanta Symphony, Atlanta Opera, and numerous other regional groups.The group is made up of Paul Poovey and Jonathan Swygert on trumpet, Alan Brown on French horn, Hollie Lawing on trombone, and Bill Pritchard on... [Read more of this review]

Misuzu Tanaka, Classical Pianist – March 6, 2015 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church Misuzu Tanaka, Classical Pianist – March 6, 2015 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church

As an avid performer of the music of J. S. Bach and Leoš Janáček, Misuzu Tanaka has established herself as an artist of remarkable individuality with a rare combination of poetic sensitivity and breathtaking virtuosity. Recently hailed by critics as a pianist “…who dispatched everything with both dizzying speed and sensitivity”, she... [Read more of this review]

Cheek/Eikner Duo, soloist and pianist – April 10, 2016 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church Cheek/Eikner Duo, soloist and pianist – April 10, 2016 3:00 PM First United Methodist Church

Nadine Cheek, mezzo-soprano, is a native of Georgia, where she completed a BM at Wesleyan College (’79), studying with Norman McLean. She earned a Masters degree in Vocal Performance at the College Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati.Edward Eikner attended Baylor on a Van Cliburn scholarship and did all his graduate work at the Eastman School of... [Read more of this review]

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