An ongoing exploration of the diversity and dynamism of the American musical landscape.
Two-time Grammy award–winner and American treasure John Prine makes his long-overdue debut on the Mondavi Center stage. His classics like “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” “Paradise” and “Hello in There” get right through to the heart of the listener.
Featuring the music of Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Bessie Smith and Ethel Waters, as well as a nine-piece band with three dancers, Harlem 100 celebrates one of the most influential artistic movements of our country and gives insight into Harlem then and now.
Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin will embark on a series of tour dates throughout the fall of 2019.