Highland Arts Unlimited Announces Programs for 2015-2016 Season

Highland Arts Unlimited (HAU), Inc. President Charles D. Whitehill is happy to announce the programs for the 2015-2016 season.

Friday, Sept. 11, at 7:30 p.m., The Duttons, Branson, MO, will take the stage to present an evening of classical to bluegrass music—something for everyone’s musical tastes.

Thursday, October 15, at 7:30 p.m., the Montclaire String Quartet of the West Virginia Symphony will present a program in the Keyser Presbyterian Church.

This year’s Christmas show will showcase the 2011 America’s Got Talent Winner, West Virginian Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr. Sunday, Dec. 6, at 3 p.m.,in the Church-McKee Arts Center.  This program will feature music from Murphy’s new Christmas CD “Christmas Made for Two” which will be available for purchase that day.

Sunday, April 17, at 3 p.m., Marshall Barnhouse, a West Virginia pianist, composer, and teacher will perform at the Keyser Presbyterian Church.

The final program of the season will be Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. featuring Mountainside Baroque with Director Dr. Lyle Nordstrom, Cumberland, MD.  This program will feature the music of Schelle, Kuhnau and Buxtehude, composers who influenced Bach.  This program will also be held at the Keyser Presbyterian Church.

Reminder, Potomac State College students are admitted free to Highland Arts events with their IDs.

HAU programs are funded by membership and corporate contributions, financial assistance from the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, and the National Endowment for the Arts with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts; grants from Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation; and The Pew Charitable Trusts; and financial support from the Mineral County Board of Education, with generous in-kind support from Potomac State College of West Virginia University.

For additional information about this program or HAU, contact 304-788-3066 or 304-788-9465.