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Sierra Center Stage

Extraordinary musicians in exhilarating live performances, interspersed with artist interviews. This series showcases the exceptional talent of diverse, non-mainstream musicians who, although Grammy-winning or Grammy-nominated artists, operate just below the radar of the commercial music industry. The programs also feature guest appearances and interviews with artists such as Bonnie Raitt, Sammy Hagar, and Chris Cain. These are the first four programs of concerts from an ongoing series videotaped in the Northern California community of Chico, a university town nestled in the Sierra Nevada foothills. The mission of the series is to provide extraordinary music to public television viewers and an . . .

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Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 - 11:00 PM
"Marcia Ball"
Marcia Ball is an anomaly in the world of piano-based R& B/blues/boogie. A keyboardist who was steeped in and absorbed all the rich traditions of New Orleans, the Austin-based singer-songwriter was nominated for a Grammy Award for a CD release of this Sierra Center Stage program. Her album, "So Many Rivers" won the 2004 Blues Music Award for "Contemporary Blues Album of the Year" as well as the coveted "Contemporary Blues Female Artist of the Year" award. D
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Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Marcia Ball" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Mar 10, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Sonia Dada" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Mar 17, 2012 - 11:00 PM "The Ford Brothers" (PLUS)
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Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 5:00 PM "Bela Fleck & The Flecktones" (PLUS)
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Saturday, May 26, 2012 - 5:00 PM "Tommy Emmanuel" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jun 2, 2012 - 5:00 PM "Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jun 2, 2012 - 9:30 PM "Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 - 5:00 PM "Brubeck Brothers with Special Guest Dave Brubeck" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 - 9:30 PM "Brubeck Brothers with Special Guest Dave Brubeck" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 - 5:00 PM "Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings" (PLUS)
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