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ISU ‘A Season of Note’ to present Celtic band Solas with Teton Chamber Orchestra on March 6

Posted February 9, 2010

Idaho State University’s “A Season of Note” will present the Celtic band Solas with the Teton Chamber Orchestra at 7:30 p.m.  Saturday, March 6, in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall in the L. E. and Thelma E. Performing Arts Center.

SolasSince its beginning in 1996, Solas has been loudly proclaimed as the most popular, influential and exciting Celtic band to emerge from the United States. The internationally-acclaimed group has not only captured the hearts and ears of the Irish music fans, but fans all around the globe with its blend of Celtic traditional, folk and country melodies, bluesy, sometimes jazz-inspired improvisations and global rhythms.  The Philadelphia Inquirer says its “mind-blowing Irish folk music, may be the world’s best.”

For more information on Solas visit www.solasmusic.com. Ticket prices are $32 for the main level and $28 for the upper level. Tickets can be purchased at the Stephens Performing Arts Center Box Office, open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  weekdays, by phone at (208) 282-3595 or online at www.isu.edu/tickets.  They can also be purchased in person at Vickers Western Stores in Pocatello or Idaho Falls.