Attention schools and music groups: the Reno Philharmonic seeks video submissions for “Home Means Nevada”


As part of the Reno Philharmonic Association’s celebration of Nevada’s sesquicentennial, the orchestra features a special arrangement of “Home Means Nevada” by David Bugli, originally composed by Bertha Raffetto, during its Classix Two concert set, a Nevada 150th Signature event. The Reno Philharmonic is now seeking video submissions of “Home Means Nevada” performances from schools […]

Grammy-winning “Sweet Honey in the Rock” kicks off 40th anniversary tour at UNR

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Rooted in African American history and culture and celebrating the inspirations of spirituals, blues, folk, gospel, jazz, popular and world music, the five incredible vocalists of Sweet Honey in the Rock entertain and unite communities with the common language of song. The Grammy Award-winning ensemble brings their 40th anniversary tour to Reno as part of […]

Marching Band debuts one of largest ensembles at Saturday’s Wolf Pack football game

Pride of the Sierra

Fundraising efforts continue through Greater Nevada Credit Union and University of Nevada, Reno Foundation From 120 members in 2012 to 180 in 2014, the University of Nevada, Reno has seen its marching band, the “Pride of the Sierra,” grow in numbers, support and pride. Kicking off during Saturday’s Wolf Pack football game against Southern Utah, […]

AIGA Reno Tahoe hosts documentary screening, music and poster show Aug. 28, 2014

Rock City Posters in Midtown

AIGA Reno/Tahoe, the professional association for design, is hosting an evening filled with music, posters and a screening of the documentary, “Just Like Being There” on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at Lincoln Lounge. The event will also feature screen printer and poster designer, Lil Tuffy and the owner of Rock City Posters, Scotty […]

Cíana performs traditional Irish music at Dangberg Historic Park


Cíana brings traditional Irish music to the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Thursday, August 28, at 6 p.m. With fiddles, mandolin, guitars, and singers, Cíana performs tunes and songs from the Irish and Celtic tradition. With a nod to those Irish musicians from whom they learned, Cíana keeps alive the Irish tradition of lively […]

Star-studded Smith Center concert leads up to Nevada Day


The Smith Center will celebrate the Nevada Sesquicentennial with a concert event showcasing the Silver State’s very own entertainment featuring extraordinary performers from all around the state on Monday, September 22 at 7 p.m. at the Donald W. Reynolds Hall inside The Smith Center. The ultimate variety concert will feature some of the best of […]

Reno Ronald McDonald House® and The Reno Aces present “Bad Songs For A Good Cause”


Ronald McDonald House Charities® Northern Nevada (RMHC® Northern Nevada) and the Reno Aces are teaming up for “Bad Songs For A Good Cause,” a promotion during the August 22 game against the Iowa Cubs at Aces Ballpark. “Bad Songs For A Good Cause” hopes to draw attention to the non-profit’s purpose of housing families with […]

Mark Sexton Band performs at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park


The popular Mark Sexton Band headlines a concert opened by local singer Vanessa Littrell at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Sunday, August 24. The Mark Sexton Band, a trio of music renegades known for their viciously executed soul compositions, plays at 6 p.m. Tipping their hats to the days of Tower of Power […]

Great American Songbook tribute by Reno Jazz Orchestra: special guests Bob McChesney and Calabria Foti


The Reno Jazz Orchestra will present Bob McChesney and Calabria Foti for an evening of straight-ahead jazz on August 30 at the Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater in Reno. This special night of music and song starts at 7 p.m. Bob McChesney is well known in the music industry as a master of the trombone and […]

Holland Project and NMA host film and music event

Join Holland and the NMA for FOXHOP, a super special film + music event  taking place on Saturday August 16 at the Nevada Museum of Art.

Join the Holland Project and the Nevada Museum of Art for FOXHOP, a film + music event taking place Saturday, August 16t, 2014 at the Nevada Museum of Art. The event features a silent classic film–the incredible The Tale of the Fox (from 1930, it’s one of the very first animated films) with a new, […]