Music

Katy Perry coming to Salt Lake City on tour

Linda East Brady Wednesday, January 15, 2014 SALT LAKE CITY — Pop star Katy Perry has announced dates for the four-month-long North American arm of her massive Prismatic World Tour. It includes a show at Salt Lake City’s EnergySolutions Arena... more

Ginger Bess Simons to sing some jazz standards

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 BRIGHAM CITY — Join chanteuse Ginger Bess Simons for a night of standards from the golden age of jazz at the next Music in the City concert at the Fine Arts Center. The Brigham City born-and-raised... more

BYU’s Vocal Point rocks a cappella

Linda East Brady Friday, January 10, 2014 The nine-member a cappella group Vocal Point has been representing its school, Brigham Young University, with uplifting and fun a cappella music since 1991. Its members love to travel and spread the... more

Dance to T Bird and the Breaks at Brewskis

Wednesday, January 8, 2014 OGDEN — The stage at Brewskis will be packed with nine talented musicians Friday, Jan. 10 when T Bird & the Breaks plays the over-21 venue. The Austin band takes the stage at 10 p.m. at the club... more

Gospel Fest: This year’s show honoring Betty Moore

Linda East Brady Wednesday, January 8, 2014 The 14th Annual Weber State University Gospel Festival, dedicated to one of its founders, is getting underway a bit earlier than usual this year. Most years the free community concert is the Friday... more

World-class bassoonist plans concert at WSU

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 OGDEN — As the winter semester begins, Weber State University’s performing arts department presents a visiting world-class bassoonist in recital. Scott Pool will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9... more

Opera symposium examines ‘La Traviata’

Saturday, January 4, 2014 SOUTH OGDEN — Holy Family Catholic Church will host an opera symposium examining one of Verdi’s greatest works.The Ogden Opera Guild presents “La Traviata” in symposium, with refreshments served at 1... more

Opera symposium looks at ‘La Traviata’

Friday, January 3, 2014 SOUTH OGDEN — Holy Family Catholic Church will host an opera symposium examining one of Verdi’s greatest works. The Ogden Opera Guild presents “La Traviata” in symposium, with refreshments served at... more

Top 10 albums this year span genres

Linda East Brady Wednesday, January 1, 2014 As is our annual January tradition, GO! looks back at the 2013 year in albums, picking what we consider 10 of the best. This year’s list includes world music, soul, twang and more, from artists old... more

Crowdfunding fuels bounty of 2013 classical CDs

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Here’s a nomination for the Best of 2013: the CD industry.“Industry” is perhaps the wrong word, since it implies commerce. I don’t think most CDs these days make a heck of a lot of money. And the... more