Get jiggy with classics to rock
By DANA DUGAN
Express Staff Writer
Summertime and the living is all about
music. Well, near enough, anyway, because nightly in the valley there are tunes
being played and fans being made. Check out the next week line up if you want
The Edgar M. Bronfman Chamber Music series
concludes tonight under the Sun Valley Symphony Tent with Danielpour’s "A
Child’s Reliquary for Piano Trio" and Beethoven’s "String Quartet in F Major" at
Broadway tunes are performed tonight
through Sunday, July 30 to Aug. 1, at the "Main Street Cabaret," a Laughing
Stock Theatre Company production at nexStage Theatre.
At Whiskey Jacques’ in Ketchum tonight,
the band Moses Guest plays, featuring Graham Guest, Rick Thompson, James Edwards
and Jeremy Horton. While on Saturday, July 31, the Wood River Valley-based band
Cosmic Beans is center stage. Bandmates Pat Hickey and John Zarcos, Cory
Ballentine, Lee Chubb and John Valenzuela play high-energy, danceable music. All
shows begin at 10 p.m.
Tapestry Gallery & Wine in Ketchum
presents Alan Pennay on swingin’ jazz piano tonight and catch the Spanish
flamenco guitar playing of Art Wallace, on Wednesday, Aug. 4. Both shows are
from 6 to 9 p.m.
On Sunday, Aug. 1, hang with the acoustic
roots-rock stylings of Hart Gibson on the deck at Lefty’s in Ketchum, from 7 to
Also on Sunday is the opening of the Sun
Valley Summer Symphony season with Carl Eberl conducting "It Happened in Sun
Valley" during the concert at 6:30 p.m.
Following opening night, Alisdair Neale
conducts soloists Leila Josefowicz Monday, Aug. 2. The concerts continue through
Monday, Aug. 16, in the tent at the Sun Valley Resort.
Coming up on Wednesday, Aug. 4, are three
big rockin’ shows, two of which are free. The 1970s band Journey plays at the
Coors Light Summer Concert series in Ketchum beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets are
available at Atkinsons’ Markets. Ketch’em Alive hosts Micky & the Motorcars in
the Forest Service Park and in Hailey, the Spud Back Alley Party has Slow
Children Playing in a benefit for Camp Rainbow Gold.
Music lovers put on your dancin’ shoes.