Alicia Olatuja to Perform ‘Intuition: Songs from the Minds of Women’

March 9th, 2021

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Omaha Performing Arts celebrates Women’s History Month with a concert featuring mezzo-soprano Alicia Olatuja performing Intuition: Songs from the Minds of Women. Olatuja has a diverse musical background, beginning in church and elementary school, singing jazz and gospel, and eventually classical and opera. Having performed at the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, and the Memphis Opera, and she’s bringing that talent to the Holland Center this Thursday evening.

Featuring Alicia Olatuja

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Vesper Concerts Returns Outdoors

September 11th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Vesper Concerts returns to the Presbyterian Church of the Cross for their 32nd season. This Sunday’s farewell to summer is their 3rd annual outdoor concert.

Featuring Executive Director Kristi Treu

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Elisa Harkins Performs Next VIRTUAL @ LOW END

July 14th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Photo Credit: Ian Byers-Gamber

Omaha, NE—The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts’ next virtual concert will feature artist and composer Elisa Harkins. Harkins sings in a combination of English, Cherokee, and Muscogee Creek languages.

Featuring Artist and Composer, Elisa Harkins

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UNO Resuming Annual Carillon Concert Virtually

July 3rd, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Despite COVID 19, UNO’s annual Fourth of July Celebration Concert featuring carillon bells will continue virtually. Carillon bells are the bells heard at UNO’s bell tower, and they will be played by Brent Shaw this Saturday at 9:00am.

Featuring Julianne Furey, Operations Manager for the School of Music.

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Vesper Concert Series Returns, ‘At Home in Nebraska’

August 23rd, 2019

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—This weekend, the Vesper Concert Series enters its 31st season with At Home in Nebraska, a concert featuring selections from contemporary and classic operas. Not only have many of Sunday’s musicians found home in Nebraska from elsewhere, but the afternoon’s contemporary selections also debuted here.

Featuring Hal France and Taylor Stayton

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Omaha Central soloist joins Omaha Symphony for Mendelssohn’s Elijah

November 9th, 2018

By Melissa Dundis


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