The 10 Year Challenge

featuring upcoming artists at the Green Music Center

With all the hype around the 10-year challenge on social media, we couldn't help but have some fun looking at our upcoming artist's transformations! Were you familiar with any of these artists 10 years ago?

Joshua Bell returns to the Green Music Center on February 8 with a fiery, witty, and dramatic program sure to awe. Limited tickets remain so get yours now. 

Since 1962, The Chieftains have been lauded for their contemporary take on traditional Irish music. With six Grammy® Awards, their ability to transcend musical genres has made them one of the most revered Irish bands.  We are looking forward to their sold our performance on February 23.  

Twenty-four year old Veronica Swift has been gaining attention throughout the jazz world. She is recognized around the country as one of the top young jazz singers on the scene, with a style that harkens back to Anita O’Day and June Christie.  I wonder if she even knew she wanted to sing 10 years ago?  Swift teams up with the Benny Green Trio on Sunday, February 24 for 2 sold out performances at 3 P.M. and 7 P.M.

Pianist and Musical Director Damien Sneed is the thread that ties together a living lineage of music and culture that includes gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway, and spirituals in the upcoming performance of We Shall Overcome on March 2.

Anne Akiko Meyers, is one of today’s most in-demand violinists, performing as guest soloist with the world’s top orchestras, presenting ground-breaking recitals, commissioning and performing new music, and releasing best-selling recordings.  Meyers teams up with Grammy®-winning guitarist Jason Vieaux for a marvelously adventurous evening of music, featuring works by Paganini, Phillip Glass, and Duke Ellington, plus a new work by John Corigliano which has critics raving after the pair’s world premiere performance “completely mesmerized the audience.”  Tickets starts at just $25 for their March 30 performance.