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Five Soloists To Rock The Ren With The MSO

21 Feb , 2018  

On March 24 at 8 PM, the Mansfield Symphony will do something it has never done before: it will perform rock music with local singers. The orchestra ran an online contest in the winter to find talented local singers, who submitted a video of themselves singing a rock or pop song for online voting. Following submission, fans voted to select the top ten finalists, who were narrowed down to five soloists selected by the Mansfield Symphony artistic staff to perform on the concert. More…


History & Tourism

Ontario Sets 2018 Marshall Park Concert Calendar

5 Feb , 2018  

The City of Ontario has announced the 2018 Concerts in the Park calendar. All concerts are held at the Marshall Park Band-Shell from 6:00-8:00 PM, with a rain date of the following Tuesday.

Food vendors will be available; come out and enjoy a free concert. This is also the first year that there will be an open mic night. More details will follow. More…


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Sawyer Brown To Take The Stage

27 Dec , 2017  

One of country music’s most popular touring bands, Sawyer Brown, will perform a concert at the Renaissance Theatre on January 6 at 8 PM. The concert is presented as a part of the Avita Health System Concert Series. Local country band, The DeVault Ridge Band, will open the show. More…

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Sing Along With Soaring Music

26 Dec , 2017  

Area residents are encouraged to prolong Christmas by participating in great music performed in a unique setting.

On December 29, Mid Ohio Opera will be hosting a “Sing-Along” of Handel’s oratorio, Messiah, at First United Methodist Church in downtown Mansfield. More…

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Snow Trails Sets Opening Day For Friday

13 Dec , 2017  

Snow Trails has announced that Opening Day for its 57th season of fun is set for this Friday, December 15, from 10 AM to 9:30 PM.

As shared by Snow Trails, “This December is feeling right! We know your excitement and energy is peaking as we lead-up to Kick-Off Weekend!” On Saturday at 7:00 PM, doors open for a Kick-Off Party with SWAGG, Columbus band playing the top dance hits from yesterday and today. More…

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Holidays, Schools

Schools Concerts Added To Mansfield Holiday Central

4 Dec , 2017  

The sounds of Christmas and the holidays can be heard all over Mansfield, and particularly in the city’s schools.

From now through December 25, elementary, middle school, and high school ensembles are sharing the results of weeks of practice. This is certainly true for children in Mansfield City, Madison Local, Mansfield Christian, and St. Peter’s Schools. More…

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Mansfield City Schools Holiday Concert Schedule

2 Dec , 2017  

A series of holiday concerts involving each of the buildings in Mansfield City Schools will begin next week. Following is the list of programs, all free and open to the public: More…

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St. Peter’s Music Series Continues With Appalachian Christmas Celebration

28 Nov , 2017  

The next program in the 2017-2018 St. Peter’s Music Series will take place on Wednesday, when Mansfield welcomes Christmas on Sugarloaf Mountain: An Irish-Appalachian Celebration, with Apollo’s Fire, as they return to present this world-premiere performance.

The performance will begin at 7 PM at St. Peter’s Church. Under the direction of Jeanette Sorrell, and featuring Soprano Amanda Powell and Tenor Ross Hauck, the Apollo’s Singers will be accompanied by strings, lute, banjo and hammered dulcimer in this tribute to the roots of Appalachian music for the holidays. More…

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Madison Fall & Holiday Concert Dates Set

23 Nov , 2017  

The following dates and times will feature end-of-year and holiday music concerts by Madison Local bands, choirs, and ensembles: More…


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MSYO To Give Holiday Prelude Performance

18 Nov , 2017  

The talented local youth who make up the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra will give their Holiday Prelude performance at the Renaissance Theatre under the direction of Randy Heidlebaugh on Sunday, December 3 at 3:00 PM. The group of 75 young musicians will be performing a variety of classical repertoire and holiday pieces from composers such as Brahms, Beethoven, Mozart, and Tchaikovsky. Sopranos Heidi Vega and Abby Harshbarger will be featured soloists on the concert. More…

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Holiday Organ Event At The Ren To Feature Music, Silent Films

11 Nov , 2017  

The Renaissance Theatre will present a holiday-themed Theatre Organ concert and silent film screening on Wednesday, December 6 at 1 PM.  Theatre Organist Jay Spencer will perform a concert of holiday songs as well as the live score for two silent films: Laurel and Hardy in “Big Business!” and Charley Chase in “There Ain’t No Santa Claus.”

Jay Spencer has been performing on the Kilgen Pipe Organ at the Canton Palace Theatre for the past twenty-two years, regularly performing throughout the region as a theatre organist. He is well known in Canton for his skill with playing the scores for silent films as well as his fashionable socks. More…

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Chamber Orchestra To Perform At St. Peter’s

26 Oct , 2017  

The 2017-2018 edition of the St. Peter’s Music Series begins on Sunday, October 29 with a performance by the BlueWater Chamber Orchestra.

The Orchestra will present an All-Beethoven Program including the famed Egmont Overture, the Romance in F Major for Violin, and the renowned 7th Symphony with the profoundly touching Second Movement—Allegretto. The orchestra will perform under the baton of former Mansfield Symphony Orchestra Conductor, Thomas Hong. More…