Tag: music

CENTRAL WAS THE FIRST exhibit opens downtown library

CENTRAL WAS THE FIRST exhibit opens downtown library

| February 1, 2017

By William Bryant Rozier FORT WAYNE—The African/African American Historical Society Museum (AAAHSM) has an inspired slate of projects and collaborations planned for 2017. Starting the year strong, the AAAHSM’s current initiative can be found at the Downtown Public Library, in the display cases on the second floor. CENTRAL WAS THE FIRST is a 10-case exhibition, […]

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Fairy Tale Fest, Kickstart for Kids set for Arts United Campus

Fairy Tale Fest, Kickstart for Kids set for Arts United Campus

| May 9, 2016

Kickstart Festival continues to grow FORT WAYNE—The Kickstart Festival Planning Committee is scheduled to present Kickstart Festival 2016 in May in Fort Wayne. The Kickstart Festival is a month-long celebration of bikes, music, art and theatre, ushering in a summer filled with activity in our community.  Responding to an increasing interest and demand for events […]

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USF School of Creative Arts offering youth classes for summer

USF School of Creative Arts offering youth classes for summer

| March 16, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The University of St. Francis School of Creative Arts is scheduled to offer a number of summer classes geared for young people. The include: • “Art in the Morning” summer art classes for children in grades one through eight. The “Art in the Morning” youth program is scheduled to run 9 a.m. to 11:30 […]

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Ken Tolbert follows in footsteps of musical family

Ken Tolbert follows in footsteps of musical family

| February 4, 2014

Ken Tolbert, founder and CEO of the Superband LAST CALL has brought a level of entertainment to Fort Wayne that is second to none.

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Chrome Cats “Best Life” music video

Chrome Cats “Best Life” music video

| January 27, 2014

Chrome Cats officially entered Billboard’s Top 40 Indicator Charts a second time after hundreds of thousands of views this highly anticipated single “Best Life.”

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Local hip hop/pop duo, Chrome Cats, hit Billboard charts

Local hip hop/pop duo, Chrome Cats, hit Billboard charts

| January 27, 2014

Fort Wayne-based siblings, hip-hop/pop duo Chrome Cats, have officially entered Billboard’s Top 40 Indicator Charts a second time with their highly anticipated single “Best Life.”

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Lance Tolbert around the world

Lance Tolbert around the world

| January 24, 2014

Lance Tolbert is not a stranger to music excellence. “The Best Man Holiday” featured the song “I Still Have You,” co-written by Fort Wayne’s own Lance Tolbert.

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Youth Expo important part of MLK Club Unity Day Celebration

Youth Expo important part of MLK Club Unity Day Celebration

| January 16, 2014

An anonymous donor has agreed to pay the $5 entry fee for young people to the Unity Day Celebration, Jan. 20. the Youth Expo is scheduled to run from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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Heartland Chamber Chorale sings to keep King’s dream alive

Heartland Chamber Chorale sings to keep King’s dream alive

| January 15, 2014

The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. comes to life in Heartland Sings: We are the Dream at 7 p.m., Jan. 20 in the North Campus Auditorium at the University of Saint Francis.

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Yusef Lateef, legendary musician, dies at 93

Yusef Lateef, legendary musician, dies at 93

| January 12, 2014

Yusef A. Lateef, the renowned musician, composer and Grammy-winning recording artist, 93, died peacefully Dec. 23 at his home in Amherst, Mass.

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