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Grammy-winning drummer to perform free concert in Merced

Antonio Sanchez broke new ground for musical storytelling with his award-winning soundtrack for “Birdman.” He’s earned multiple Grammys for his work with guitar master Pat Metheny. Now, Sanchez, one of the most acclaimed drummers and composers in jazz today, is heading to Merced for a one-night performance. The Mexico-born Sanchez…

Time To ‘Let It Go’

Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven are making their way to the Merced Theatre on Feb. 28 and Feb. 29 where Weaver Performing Arts will be performing the musical version of the original movie, Frozen, including poplular songs, such as “Do You Want to Build a Snowman” and “Let It Go.” Join local student actors and their families as…

Annual Pops Concert Celebrates American Jazz

On Friday, Jan. 17, at 7:30 p.m., Merced’s world-class symphony explores a vibrant chapter in America’s jazz legacy with its “Gershwin, Jazz & More!” performance showcasing favorites from composer George Gerswhin. This energetic concert also marks the return of Patrice Stribling Nelson and Jenni Samuelson to the Merced Theater…

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