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Plan ahead for Chamber Music Sedona sixth annual Winterfest

   November 13, 2018   

From Jan. 10-13, Chamber Music Sedona will present its sixth annual Winterfest. This popular yearly celebration will entertain and educate attendees with a dynamic schedule of events, including an intimate salon musicale held in one of Sedona’s private homes and a culminating chamber music concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, at the Sedona Performing Arts Center. In addition, as part of Chamber Music Sedona’s commitment to introducing young people to world-class chamber music, the festival will include incredible vocal, clarinet and piano performances at local schools.

‘Sedona Sings!’ wants you Dec. 8 at Elks Lodge

   November 13, 2018   

The Red RockAppella Chorus, Sedona’s Sweet Adelines Barbershop Chorus, is hosting an event called Sedona Sings! Dec. 8 at the Elks Lodge from 2-4 p.m.

Full musical menu dished up at Vino Di Sedona

   November 13, 2018   

Rick Busbea has been in the Sedona music scene for four years, and his lively upbeat shows have given him the reputation of a “must-see” musician while in Sedona. Rick will keep your toes tapping playing songs by Kenny Chesney, Jimmy Buffett, Jim Croce and more; he’ll play some originals too, but his passion is cover songs to take his audience down “memory lane.” This belief led to the creation of the “Rick Busbea Jukebox” so his audience can pick favorite songs for him to play. Rick will be at Vino Di Sedona Wednesday, Nov. 14, 7-10 p.m.

Soundbites Grill finds musical groove with Chill on the Hill from Brazil

   November 13, 2018   

Sedona’s Sound Bites Grill is the perfect place to get a head start on your weekend plans Thursday, Nov 15, 5:30 p.m., with Chill on the Hill from Brazil.

Spanish Nights with Verde Valley Sinfonietta

   November 13, 2018   

Flamboyant, colorful, dramatic music of Spain highlights the first concert of the Verde Valley Sinfonietta’s 2018-2019 season. Entitled “Spanish Nights,” the concert will be presented at the Sedona Performing Arts Center (SPAC), on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2:30 p.m.

Celebrate the Eagles with South of Winslow at Old Town Center

   November 13, 2018   

Come celebrate a tribute to the Eagles, at the Old Town Center for the Arts, when “South of Winslow”, appears in concert, Saturday, Nov. 17, 7 p.m.

Hopi Rhythms Concert Highlights Native American Heritage Month

   November 7, 2018   

November is Native American Heritage Month. American Indian images, names, and stories infuse American history and contemporary life.

‘The John Denver Story’ by renowned singer, songwriter and entertainer William Florian live at the Fisher Theatre Nov. 11

   November 7, 2018   

Celebrate the spirit, songs and stories of John Denver when world-renowned singer, songwriter and entertainer William Florian brings his live show and concert “The John Denver Story” to Sedona.

Songs from my red suitcase A one woman show

   November 7, 2018   

Many years ago, Ingrid Hagelberg “Vismaya” a native Swede, came to the USA from Europe, where she had modestly established herself as a singer and actress. Prior to owning her red suitcase, she travelled more lightly.

Flamboyant, colorful, dramatic music of Spain highlights the first concert of the Verde Valley Sinfonietta’s 2018-2019 season.

   November 7, 2018   

Flamboyant, colorful, dramatic music of Spain highlights the first concert of the Verde Valley Sinfonietta’s 2018-2019 season.

Super Soul debuting at Main Stage

   November 5, 2018   

Sedonas new dance band Super Soul is debuting at Main Stage in Cottonwood, Saturday, Nov. 10 from 8 to 11 p.m.

The Grasshopper Grill: Country artist Denny Kuller returns

   November 5, 2018   

Thursday, November 8th, The Raven Sisters make a return appearance in the Grasshopper lounge. These real sisters, Jo on guitar and Nora on the cajon drum, roll out an eclectic mix of standards, rock, country, R&B, and even dig into the swampy sounds of the Delta Blues. Dressed and rehearsed to a tee, The Raven Sisters hang their hats on innovative arrangements, audience appeal, a tight show, and well-honed vocal harmonies. With The Raven Sisters, let this Thursday be your new Friday.

The Music in the House presents Devin Angelet and Yarrow

   November 5, 2018   

The Music in the House performance series is hosting its third concert of the 2018/2019 season at the Sedona Hub, a return double show of Devin Angelet and indie folk trio Yarrow, Friday, November 9th at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.). Tickets are $10 at the door.

Sugar & the Mint Bluegrass band extraordinaire Telluride Bluegrass Winner Comes to OTCA

   November 5, 2018   

The Old Town Center for the Arts is hosting a special Encore Evening with Sugar & the Mint Concert at the Old Town Center for the Arts on Saturday, November 10th at 7:00 p.m.

Cornville’s Old Corral- Classic rock with The 11th Hour Band

   October 31, 2018   

Among the Verde Valley’s favorite local watering holes and center of Cornville’s social scene, the Old Corral Bar offers a great lineup of fun for almost any taste. From a casual afternoon chat with friends to a top-notch live music dance and show, the Old Corral delivers. Known for its weekly Saturday night live music scene, the dance floor fills fast, beginning at 8 p.m. in what can be well described as the Cornville Community Dance.

Navajo Blues Guitarist Sir Harrison rocks Sound Bites Grill

   October 31, 2018   

Born and raised in Tucson, Harrison Begay is a full-blood Dine’ (Navajo), who started playing the guitar at the age of thirteen. Experimenting with the sounds of heavy metal, rock, and classical, it would be the soulful melodies of blues music that would capture his attention.

Weekend dance party with DJ ill.Ego, Thunderhorse Band at Cottonwood Main Stage

   October 31, 2018   

Friday, Nov. 2, Main Stage hosts its monthly “First Friday’s Dance Party” with DJ ill.Ego. DJ ill.Ego’s performance roots began at Cottonwood’s Main Stage and have seen him garner a thriving and ever-growing fan base not just in the Verde Valley but throughout Arizona.

9 String Theory: International music duo comes to OTCA

   October 29, 2018   

The Old Town Center for the Arts is presenting the renowned international music duo, 9 String Theory, in concert Saturday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. 9 String Theory joins the musical talents of Russian Domra virtuoso Angelina Galashenkova - Reed with the award winning American classical guitarist John Huston.

Family of freaks: The Naughty Bits talk upcoming shows for Halloween, their family holiday

By Kelcie Grega    October 27, 2018   

The band originally began as the costume-clad theatrical group, Yin Yang & Zen Some. Over the years, they were booked more under the moniker, The Naughty Bits – Yin Yang only appearing on Halloween. Now, they’re sticking to The Naughty Bits.

Electrifying, Mind-Blowing Quebéc Traditional-Folk Groove Les Poules à Colin

   October 21, 2018   

The exciting, fresh band with an electrifying, mind-blowing groove, the Folk-Traditional Sensation, from Quebec, Les Poules à Colin are at the Old Town Center for the Arts on Saturday, October 27th at 7:00 p.m.

‘Moment of Truth’ Smooth Jazz with Neamen Lyles at Steakhouse 89A

   October 21, 2018   

Sedona Smooth Jazz, Sedona Jazz in the Country and Steakhouse 89 are excited to announce the pre-concert teaser performance of Neamen Lyles Friday, October 26, 8:30 p.m. starting at Club89 at Steakhousee89 in Sedona.

VanReed Brothers: Rock Club89 Thursday, Oct. 25

   October 21, 2018   

The VanReed Brothers will perform Thursday evening, October 25, from 9 p.m. to Midnight at Club89 in Steakhouse89 in Sedona.

Sneak peak of band practice with The Naughty Bits

By Kelcie Grega    October 19, 2018   

Pick up this Sunday's Verde Independent or next Wednesday's Kudos to learn more about The Naughty Bits' future in the Verde Valley as well as some of their upcoming projects.

14 million YouTube viewers can’t be wrong; EmiSunshine comes to Old Town Center for the Arts

   October 18, 2018   

The exceptional talents of critically-acclaimed teen music prodigy, EmiSunshine has captured the nation’s attention. EmiSunshine, now on tour, will appear at The Old Town Center for the Arts, Saturday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. This singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist continues to enchant audiences with her musical wizardry, “salt-of-the-earth” mountain melodies, and lyrics from classic country, blues and folk music.

Enjoy magical music of Meadowlark and William Eaton’s Earth Speak at Sedona Arts Festival

   October 8, 2018   

Continuous live music is an integral part of the 28th annual Sedona Arts Festival Oct. 13-14.