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Coming Up Live at the Clifton Center!
The 2014-15 Live at the Clifton Center season features a dizzying array of great music and art. From the Carolina Chocolate Drops and Leo Kottke to a Celebration of Kentucky Mountain Music, a Festival of Iraqi art and culture, and concerts by some of the greatest musicians on the planet, there's something for everyone! Click here for the complete listing of events.
The Carolina Chocolate Drops with guests, Birds of Chicago
In 2012 the Chocolate Drops sold out their Clifton Center concert, so this time we booked them for two! Join us for a concert by the Grammy winning and genre bending old time string band.
Wednesday and Thursday, October 22 and 23
Leo Kottke’s innovative fingerpicking style of guitar-playing has earned him two Grammy Awards, five "best guitarist" prizes, and legions of devoted fans. After more than forty years of performances, he's still considered one of the world's great acoustic fingerstyle guitarists.
Wednesday, October 29
($29 - $34)
Miguel Zenón Quintet
“This young musician and composer is at once reestablishing the artistic, cultural, and social tradition of jazz while creating an entirely new jazz language for the 21st century.”
-- MacArthur Foundation,2008.
Friday, November 7