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* THE JACOB JOLLIFF BAND THE JACOB JOLLIFF BAND

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $20 in advance - $25 at door The Jacob Jolliff Band is the next generation of bluegrass supergroups, led by one of the country's premier contemporary bluegrass mandolinists. Before joining Yonder Mountain String Band in 2015, Jacob Jolliff founded the beloved New England roots band Joy Kills Sorrow while attending Berklee School of Music on a full scholarship. The band logged three records, hundreds of shows, and thousands of miles of worldwide touring. In 2012, Jolliff had the distinctive honor of being named the National Mandolin Championship winner. A fixture of the national bluegrass community, he has collaborated and shared the stage with Darol Anger, Sam Bush, Ronnie McCoury, Jerry Douglas, Chris Thile, and David Grisman to name a few. When Joy Kills Sorrow disbanded in 2014, Jolliff got the call to join progressive bluegrass giant Yonder Mountain String Band. The Jacob Jolliff Band features a rotating cast of some of the most virtuosic and innovative young pickers in the country, including Alex Hargreaves (Grand Master Fiddle Champion, Turtle Island Quartet, Jerry Douglass), Stash Wyslouch (The Stash! Band, Molsky's Mountain Drifters, The Deadly Gentlemen), Jeff Picker (Ricky Skaggs, Sarah Jarosz), Mike Barnett (Kentucky Thunder, Deadly Gentlemen), and others. Jacob Jolliff continues to tour extensively with Yonder Mountain String Band year round, assembling his namesake band when his schedule permits, for rare, not to be missed performances.

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* SUSANNE LASSETER SUSANNE LASSETER

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $15 in advance - $20 at door Susanne Lasseter, wife of popular historian and speaker Jack Lasseter, makes her debut at CPAC with this fascinating topic. As a professional storyteller, she has enjoyed entertaining audiences at concerts and festivals for over two decades. Her family has been in Arizona for more than 100 years and family stories about how they coped in the early days have been meticulously passed down through the generations. “They Weren’t All Ranchers, Miners and Gunmen” will examine some of the brutal yet fascinating challenges of pioneer lives we are still fascinated with today.

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* COUNTRY REWINDCOUNTRY REWIND

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $25 in advance - $30 at door Nashville recording artists, Swearingen and Kelli, perform a nostalgic night of classic country music from the '60s and '70s. You’ll hear songs by the greatest names in country music, including Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Waylon Jennings, Glen Campbell and many more. The duo has been featured on The Boot.com and The Daily Country and have shared the stage with Crystal Gayle and Kenny Rogers. Their new Country-Americana album, The Cold-Hearted Truth, is out late 2019.

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* JACK LASSETER Archeology JACK LASSETER Archeology

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $15 in advance - $20 at door Have you ever wondered why there seems to be so many more archeological sites here in the Southwest than in other parts of the country? It’s the dry climate. Wherever you travel in Arizona you see archeological sites. This talks tells us about the six major pre-historic peoples in Arizona: the Ancient Puebloan People (Anasazi), the Mogollon, the Hohokam, the Sinagua, the Salado and the Patayan; as well as the earlier Paleo-Indians, archeological techniques used by the professionals and some of those professionals who have made this field famous in Arizona. This is a great addition to our Arizona knowledge, and makes us well aware that we are not the only people to have lived here.

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* AN EVENING OF HOLIDAY MUSICAN EVENING OF HOLIDAY MUSIC

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $15 in advance - $20 at door Led by Justine Boswell, The Metros perform a mix of contemporary jazz, soul and R & B and are one of the most talented bands in Arizona today. Justine holds a Master’s of Music in Voice Performance and Pedagogy and has performed professionally all over the country. The Metros will entertain you with holiday hits such as “Mary Did You Know”, “Away in a Manger”, “Feliz Navidad”, “The First Noel”, “Carol of the Bells”, “Winter Wonderland”, “Oh Holy Night” and much more, all played in various styles ranging from reggae and blues to traditional and dance!

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* THE GABRIEL AYALA TRIOTHE GABRIEL AYALA TRIO

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $20 in advance - $25 at door Indigenous Man of the Year, Gabriel Ayala, returns for a concert fusing many diverse genres of music. This classically trained guitarist will perform his own unique style of JazzMenco as a trio including vocals and world percussion. A member of the Yaqui people of southern Arizona, guitarist Gabriel Ayala is at the forefront of a new generation of Native Americans making a career performing music. Recently named Native American artist of the year, Gabriel has performed all over the world including in Vatican City for the Pope, in Washington D.C. at President Obama's first inaugural ball and in South Africa as a guest of the government. Ayala earned a Master’s Degree in Music Performance from the University of Arizona in 1997 and has taught at all educational levels from elementary through college. Gabriel has shared the stage with Motown living legends The Four Tops, The Temptations, Richie Havens, Dr. John and many others.

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* IN THE CHRISTMAS MOODIN THE CHRISTMAS MOOD

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $25 in advance - $30 at door Join us for a show that’s quickly becoming a holiday tradition for audiences! Get in the spirit of the season with In the Christmas Mood: A Holiday Music Spectacular, starring Katherine Byrnes, Brian Levario, Chach Snook, and Crystal Stark. The evening is filled with singing, dancing, comedy, a six-piece band, and holiday magic as the show pays homage to the classic Andy Williams and Bing Crosby Christmas specials. In the Christmas Mood features timeless treasures such as Sleigh Ride, Here Comes Santa Claus, The Christmas Song, I’ll Be Home for Christmas, and many more – including new songs that’ll make your season merry and bright.

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* CHRISTMAS WITH THE RAT PACKCHRISTMAS WITH THE RAT PACK

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $25 in advance - $30 at door Holiday music never had it so good as when it was being crooned by legendary “Rat Pack” members Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, Jr. Pour yourself some eggnog and get ready to be transported back to a Vegas-style lounge for a night of familiar standards and swingin’ Christmas songs. “Christmas with The Rat Pack” is an instant classic!

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* CHRISTMAS MANHATTAN DollsCHRISTMAS MANHATTAN Dolls

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: $20 in advance - $25 at door Walk in a Winter Wonderland as The Dolls take you through all of your favorite Christmas tunes with gorgeous harmonies! So gather around that ole' piano and get ready to sing along as you Rock Around the Christmas Tree, schmooze with Santa Baby and take a quick ride with Rudolf the Red Nosed Reindeer. It certainly won't be a Silent Night when the Dolls are singing in gorgeous three-part harmony! The Manhattan Dolls originated in New York City and are a swing-style female vocal trio with the sound of the Andrews Sisters. Started by a former USO Girl, The Dolls travel the world performing for military events, cruise ships, parades, jazz clubs, concert series, you name it! They have been featured on The Rachael Ray Show, BBC Radio London, Fox and Friends, The Tucson Morning Blend, Cincinnati Local 12 and more. They have had the pleasure of performing with many famous bands including The Jive Aces in the UK, The Cotton Candies in France, The George Gee Orchestra and The Stan Rubin Orchestra in NYC.

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