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St. Cecilia Music Center’s Great Artist Gala and Concert Tickets are on Sale

St. Cecilia Music Center’s 2015 / 2016 Single Tickets go on are on sale now for the Great Artist Gala and all concerts in their new upcoming season.

Quick information about St. Cecilia Music Center’s new season is available on Facebook. More information and online tickets are available at www.scmc-online.org and can also be purchased by phone at 616-459-2224.

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Is Opera Grand Rapids Reinventing Itself?

Opera Grand Rapids is changing the game. They are reaching out to current opera fans as well as hoping to introduce themselves to an entirely new audience, as they announce an exciting new season and experience. For the first time ever, Opera Grand Rapids is offering a collective opera experience with events staged closely together in the spring, getting their momentum from even more offerings throughout the year.

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Dance Recital Gets Some “Respect” [Video]

I want you to meet a sassy six-year old, Johanna Colon, who just became a huge viral sensation for her recent dance recital performance of Aretha Franklin's "Respect."

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A Hot New Band…The Baby Band! [Video]

This is just about the sweetest, cutest video I have seen.  If you need some "happy" today, this new baby band will do it for you.  Enjoy!

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A Salute to Mothers With Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” [Video]

Face it guys, our wives go through so much as a mother that we don't understand. Only other mothers truly understand what is happening. That's why, when I found this video, I knew I had to post it.

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Sam Smith is Well and Getting Back on the Road [Video]

Sam Smith sure gave fans a scare when he canceled a slew of dates to have throat surgery -- but after weeks of vocal rest, he says he can talk again.

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Kelly Clarkson Sings Karaoke With 10-Year old [Video]

Would you have the nerve to do this? I'm pretty sure I wouldn't. Do what, you say? Ask Kelly Clarkson to sing with me.

Too intimidated? Not this 10-year old at Sam's, a Nashville Karaoke club. Seems Kelly walked into the club with family, and Ava Davis went right up to her and asked if she would sing The B-52s' "Love Shack" with her.  Kelly said YES!  Watch!

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Michigan’s Joshua Davis Winds Up Third on ‘The Voice’ [Video]

The goofy dude with the hats, Sawyer Fredericks, bested Michigan roots rocker Joshua Davis to win the NBC vocal competition, 'The Voice' Tuesday night.

Davis, who penned an original song about the people in Michigan for the show, wound up third, and performed a duet with Sheryl Crow on the finale.

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Tony® Award Winning Musical ‘Kinky Boots’ Opens June 2 at DeVos Performance Hall

Kinky Boots, the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for Kinky Boots), opens at the DeVos Performance Hall on June 2, 2015, with tickets starting at just $32.50.

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Circle Theatre Celebrates the Music of James Taylor and Legendary Women of Rock

Circle Theatre, known for their wonderful plays and musicals during the spring and summer season, produces an annual concert series that features many of the area’s best vocalists and musicians. Live music in an intimate setting gives all audience members an up-close and personal experience unique only to Circle Theatre.

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Courtesy GRandJazzFest
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GRandJazzFest Announces Fabulous Lineup for Fourth Annual Festival This August

Jazz is alive and well in Grand Rapids! GRandJazzFest presented by DTE Energy Foundation announced their lineup for the fourth annual festival being held Saturday, August 15, and Sunday, August 16, at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids.

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Hilarious “Songified” Video With Blondie and Joe Biden [Video]

Here is some great Sunday morning fun for you.

The Auto-tuning production team, The Gregory Brothers, have Songified the news again, this time featuring Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Blondie, with Vice President Joe Biden. A word of warning, some of the video is rated PG-13. Those faint-of-heart, look away. Enjoy!

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