Corky Siegel and Chamber Blues

Murphy Auditorium 419 Tavern Street, New Harmony, IN

“… A Significant step forward into new dimensions of feeling, content, and technique … A classification-shattering mix.” -JAZZIZ MAGAZINE

"Gritty Chicago blues and rarefied classical chamber music might not seem like a match made in heaven - until you've heard Corky Siegel bring the two together ... a crowning achievement." - CHICAGO TRIBUNE


A few years ago, acclaimed East African vocalist and songwriter, Somi, decided to move from New York City to Lagos, Nigeria for 18 months in search of new inspiration. The result: a new album she calls The Lagos Music Salon, that straddles the worlds of African jazz, soul, and pop. When released, it landed at #1 on US Jazz charts with Vogue Magazine simply calling it “Superb!” Born in Illinois to immigrants from Rwanda and Uganda, the African and Jazz legacies are always crucial to her sound.

Over the Rhine with Carrie Newcomer

Murphy Auditorium 419 Tavern Street, New Harmony, IN

     Two great musical acts, together on one night to kick off the 2018 season!  Carrie Newcomer Carrie Newcomer is

Daniel Hsu, Van Cliburn Bronze Medalist

Murphy Auditorium 419 Tavern Street, New Harmony, IN

Classical Piano Characterized by the Philadelphia Inquirer as a “poet… an expressive edge to his playing that charms, questions, and coaxes,”20-year-old American

Ranky Tanky

Murphy Auditorium 419 Tavern Street, New Harmony, IN

Gullah music of the South Carolina/Georgia coastal islands “Gullah” comes from West African language and means “a people blessed by

Kathy Mattea

Contemporary Americana/Folk/Country Praised by The Washington Post as “one of Nashville's finest song interpreters,” Kathy Mattea has enjoyed the kind

Richard Lin

2018 International Violin Competition Gold Medalist On September 16, 2018, Richard Lin was announced as the gold medalist of the