WKCTC Clemens Fine Arts Center Events, 2015/2016

West Kentucky Community and Technical College
4810 Alben Barkley Drive Paducah, Kentucky

2015-2016 Arts in Focus Season

clemens time jumpers
Saturday, September 19, 2015

The Time Jumpers
7:30 p.m.
The Time Jumpers featuring Vince Gill, Kenny Sears, and Ranger Doug Green was established in Nashville in 1998 by a group of high-dollar studio musicians who wanted to spend some spare time jamming with their sonically gifted buddies. In addition to Gill, Sears and Green Grammy-nominated group, includes Brad Albin on upright bass, Larry Franklin on fiddle, Paul Franklin on steel guitar, Andy Reiss on electric guitar, Joe Spivey on fiddle and vocals, Jeff Taylor on accordion and pi-ano and Billy Thomas with drums and vocals.

clemens quinn sullivan
Saturday, October 10, 2015

Quinn Sullivan in Concert
7:30 p.m.
Sixteen-year-old Quinn Sullivan is quickly gaining a reputation among today’s most respected guitar players and musical artists. He has been touring the world with his mentor and friend, Buddy Guy, promoting his latest CD, Getting There, produced in Nashville with multi-Grammy winner Tom Hambridge. Since the age of 7, Quinn has been sharing stages with legendary players like Buddy Guy, Eric Clayton, Los Lobos, Joe Bonamassa, and BB King at iconic venues like the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden, and Red Rocks.

clemens wynonna
Friday, February 5, 2016

Wynonna & The Big Noise: Stories and Song
7:30 p.m.
American music icon, five-time Grammy Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Wynonna Judd brings The Big Noise to the Clemens for an intimate show of stories and songs! Wynonna has sold over 30 million albums worldwide over the course of her career. Charting countless singles including twenty #1 hits and receiving over 60 industry awards, Wynonna was honored with the coveted Top Female Vocalist of the Year trophy at the 1994 ACM Awards. Rolling Stone Magazine dubbed Wynonna “the greatest female country singer since Patsy Cline.”

clemens Griffin-Watkins-Mitchell
Friday, February 19, 2016

Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell
7:30 p.m.
In a highly anticipated national tour, Grammy Award-winner Patty Griffin joins forces with Sara Watkins and AnaIs Mitchell in a celebration of American songwriting and performance. More than just a three-act show, this special singers-in-the-round style features all three artists on stage together, sharing songs and accompanying each other for the entire evening.

clemens barrage 8
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Barrage 8
7:30 p.m.
Barrage 8 is the latest project from John Crozman, Dean Marshall and Tony Moore, the original creators of the hit show Barrage. Utilizing the same energy, panache and innovative stage performance that Barrage was known for, Barrage 8 features all the instruments in the modern string family. Barrage 8 is a memorable presentation of music, from many genres and cascading generations, delivered in a way not seen or heard before.

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