MUSIC NOTES – January 2022
Super chic bluegrass
The annual “Bluegrass in Superclass” festival begins its three-day run at Maumee Bay Lodge on January 6th. Featuring music from artists like the Jesse Alexander Band, Rhonda Vincent and the Rage, the Junior Sisk Band and more, the event will leave you with your toes slapping and a smile on your face. Thursday January 6: $ 20 general, $ 25 reserved, 6 p.m. Saturday January 7 and Sunday January 8, $ 30 general, $ 35 reserved, 1 p.m. 1750 State Park Road. # 2, Oregon. Call 330-645-1541 or email [email protected] for more information or to order tickets.
La Janinah occurs in the new year
One of the most renowned musical voices of a generation will perform at the Toledo Peristyle when The Toledo Symphony presents “New Year, New World” on Saturday January 15th. The performance will feature world famous soprano Janinah Burnett, nicknamed “La Janinah” by Italian fans. The show will feature “From the New World” by Antonín Dvořák and other acts designed to highlight America’s musical heritage. $ 22-52. 8 p.m. Toledo Art Museum, 2445 Monroe St. 419-246-8000. toledosymphony.com
Welcome (back) to his nightmare
Shock Rock’s godfather returns to Toledo. The one and only Alice Cooper returns to Glass City for a concert at Stranahan on Saturday January 29th. Exciting audiences for over 50 years, Cooper’s blend of Gothic theater and rock has made him a music icon. Cooper has been stopping over in Toledo since the early 1970s, when he was playing at the Toledo Sports Arena. $ 39.50 – $ 604.50. 8 p.m. 4645, boulevard Heatherdowns 419-381-8851. stranahantheater.com