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Mark O'Connor

Saturday, November 11, 2017
8:00pm – 10:00pm

Storrs Campus
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Featuring the O'Conner Band with special guest Sierra Hull

A CABARET EVENT Doors open at 7 pm Cabaret fare, dessert & cash bar

One of the finest instrumentalists in bluegrass, country, jazz, and classical, the iconic fiddler Mark O’Connor is joined by his wife Maggie O’Connor, son Forrest O’Connor, daughter-in-law Kate Lee, Joe Smart and Geoff Saunders, to create the Grammy Award-winning O’Connor Band, a truly family affair. Their debut album, Coming Home, reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Bluegrass Albums chart in 2016 and won Best Bluegrass Album at the Grammy Awards in 2017. Get ready for an evening of touching arrangements, perfect vocal harmonies, and smokin’ solos!

“… winning over fans of every style from bluegrass to indie folk to Americana.” – Grand Ole Opry

“Left speechless by Sierra Hull at The Heath.” – No Depression

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Jorgensen Box Office, 860-486-4226

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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