Saturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 to 10:40 a.m. – The Richey Suncoast Kid’s Theatre
11:00 to 11:40 a.m. – The Wesley Chapel Wind Ensemble
Founded in 2007, the Wesley Chapel Wind Ensemble is an active member of the East Pasco County and North Tampa community that provides both recreational and educational opportunities in instrumental music.
3:40 – 5:40 p.m. – Violectric
Classic Musicians Who Rock!
One of Orlando’s hottest bands, Violectric has exploded onto the Central Florida music scene with its passionate fusion of classical string instruments and cutting-edge technology and effects.
Their custom arrangements of classic and modern rock favorites have attracted an international following with appearances throughout the US and Asia and broadcasts on Sirius/XM radio, MTV, WE Television Network, PBS’s Artisodes and NPR’s Intersection. Band founder, Michelle Jones, was also selected in 2015 to compose the original score for Busch Gardens-SeaWorld’s Howl-0-Scream.
Violectric has opened for Sting, Adam Levine, Ne-Yo, David Foster, Kristin Chenoweth, Katherine McPhee, Sia, Twenty-One Pilots, Rascal Flatts and Huey Lewis and the News.
They are currently the Artists-in-Residence at Orlando’s Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.
Sunday, January 21, 2018
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. – Barefoot Bob and the Hope
Formerly known as The Bob Hope Band, Barefoot Bob and the Hope is a Pasco County favorite. Featuring covers of your favorite Acoustic, Alternative, Beatles, Classic and Southern Rock, Contemporary, Country, High Energy Dance, Pop, R&B/Soul, Rock and Rockin’ Blues – Barefoot Bob always brings the house down.
Plus – keep your eye out for Marvelous Marv and the crew at WGHR – HITS 106. They will be broadcasting LIVE from Suncoast Arts Fest all afternoon and will feature an interview with the band!