Symphony Series: Mark O'Connor's "An Appalachian Christmas" featuring the O'Connor Band
Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 7pm
Mark and Maggie O’Connor are back with the whole band! This program will feature a wondrous mixture of Christmas carols, fiddling, bluegrass and other traditional American music.
Please note: this performance will feature the O'Connor Band only and does not include symphony musicians.
This event is sponsored by
DID YOU KNOW?
- The O’Connor Band’s debut album, Coming Home, was released on August 5, 2016, which is also Mark O’Connor’s birthday.
- Coming Home won the Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in 2017.
- Guitarist Joe Smart is originally from Pasco, WA.