Critics and public alike have enthusiastically praised the appealing diversity of repertoire, technical virtuosity, humorous and informative educational programs, and superb musicality of the ensemble. Their playing has been praised as “artistry of the highest caliber” and “dazzling technique” by presenters. One of the unique strengths of Philadelphia Brass is the palpable sense of respect, affection and musical enjoyment among its members, enhancing the ensemble’s appeal to audiences of all ages.
Get the Led Out, hailed as “The American Led Zeppelin,” premieres at the Eichelberger after sold-out shows across the country! Hear the songs that the legendary Led Zeppelin created including “Kashmir,” “Whole Lotta Love,” “Dazed and Confused” and the iconic “Stairway to Heaven.” This high-energy concert captures the essence of the music of Led Zeppelin and brings it to the concert stage. This is a group of musicians who were fans first, striving to do justice to one of the greatest bands in rock history!
“Vocalist Joanna Pascale has an enviable commodity: a durable and pliant alto voice over which she has perfect control. – C. Michael Bailey, All About Jazz.” Joanna Pascale isn’t the sort of jazz vocalist who draws attention to herself at the expense of a lyric. She also doesn’t settle for songs whose words don’t deserve the attention… Her real gift is storytelling, not improvisation, and she puts that talent to splendid use…”- Mike Joyce, Washington Post
Bill Haley Jr. and The Comets is a high-energy five-piece combo performing a rousing, crowd-pleasing set of songs first recorded at the dawn of Rock ‘n’ Roll by the legendary Bill Haley and The Comets, and other popular tunes from the 1950s and ‘60s. This “Rock ‘N’ Roll History Show” features Bill Haley Jr. sharing the inside stories and historical context behind the songs he sings backed by his talented band of Comets. Be prepared to jump, jive, dance, clap, stomp your feet and sing along as Haley and his Comets Rock the Joint!
The #1 Tribute to Fleetwood Mac in the world. Five seasoned musicians recreating the music of Fleetwood Mac to perfection with note to note renditions. The well-respected musicians comprising Tusk have been making music together for over twenty-five years. Tusk covers all the great hits of Fleetwood Mac, which has featured the talents of Mick Fleetwood, Christine and John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks and others over the years. Authentic-sounding and always respectful, Tusk replicates the sounds of one of the world’s best-loved, top-selling bands.
Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent, backed by one of the best bands on tour today, are some of the most reputable and elite entertainers in American music; bluegrass, traditional country and gospel music. The concoction of the fantastically instinctive vocal blends of Dailey’s tenor and Vincent’s reedy harmonies, has gained them well-deserved praise for their own distinctive style and worldwide recognition as American Music gold.
STAYIN’ ALIVE offers to their audiences the songs and sights of a full Bee Gees play list, singing blockbusters such as “Night Fever”, “Jive Talkin'”, “How Deep Is Your Love”, “You Should Be Dancing”, “Nights on Broadway”, and “Stayin’ Alive”. In addition, they perform softer poetic ballads such as “I Started a Joke”, “Massachusetts”, “Fanny Be Tender”, “Words”, and “To Love Somebody” among other great hits. STAYIN’ ALIVE is the quintessential tribute band to the Bee Gees, capturing the excitement of live performance and the tender subtleties of the human voice!