Mark O’Connor’s Appalachian Christmas Featuring Maggie O’Connor


Main Stage Fri, Nov 29 7:30 PM


"Mark and Maggie O’Connor: American Classics identifies the cornerstones of repertoire, style and wonderful diversity of A New American School of String Playing. Mining a huge body of repertoire that has made its impact on American music, the selected tunes and arrangements by Mr. O'Connor represent stylistic importance, pedagogical value and have timeless appeal. The program offers a broad and interconnecting collection of American music through violin/fiddle solos and duos, with additional original music by Mr. O'Connor on violin, guitar and mandolin and augmented by Americana vocal song treatments. Audiences will find themselves inspired by the songbook of America as they have never heard it before.

"An Appalachian Christmas" by Mr. O'Connor was released in 2010 to both critical and commercial success.

The concert will be on PAC's Mainstage.

Ticket price excludes taxes and fees.