An Alison Krause Christmas | Beaufort County Now | Alison Krause is one of the most talented performers of our time. It's time for Allison, and a host of assorted talented musicians, such as Yo-Yo Ma to take their turn in our Yuletide section.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
   Alison Krause is one of the most talented performers of our time. It's time for her to have her turn in our Yuletide section.

   For many, who really know me, you know that I love good music, and will not tolerate the bad that tends to prevail among those who only listen to what is popular - i.e. pop music - which drives what is promoted in the music business. Long I have asked, who will be the next Eric Clapton, the new Jimi Hendrix, the next Duane Allman, the new Stevie Ray Vaughn? For many decades, there has been no one, until of recent ... Allison Krause and Union Station (with an emphasis on Union Station).

HbAD0

   On these two Christmas carols, we have Allison and Yo-Yo Ma, who is, arguably, one of the great cellist that has ever lived. Please enjoy.

Alison Krause and Yo-Yo Ma perform Wexford Carol: Below.



Alison Krause when she was so very young performing a beautiful rendition of The Beatle's "I Will", featuring Mark O'Connor and a few young members of Union Station: Below.



    Publisher's note: If you are really in the Christmas spirit, or just in the need for more, please click here to access all of the holiday spirit in melody and narrative that BCN can harness and offer for this Yuletide Season.
Go Back




Comment

( December 5th, 2019 @ 8:48 am )
 
This blend of her beautiful voice with Yo-Yo Ma and his cello along with some other unique instruments that build toward the end is captivating! My new favorite. Hey that's a song too.



The Turnage Theater will cease operations December 17th Local News & Expression, Holiday Spirit, Regional Spirit, The Region Sarah McLachlan steps into the Yuletide Spirit with "River"


HbAD1

Latest The Region

A few things against the digital learning initiative and the use of technology in the classroom.
VR headsets give construction students unique building views
ECU Community School students benefit from university, regional partners
The Martin County NCWorks Career Center, currently located at 407 E Boulevard in Williamston, will be relocating to the campus of Martin Community College.
The Golden LEAF Foundation provides scholarships for students from rural areas to attend the state’s colleges and universities. Students who qualify for the Golden LEAF Scholarship may use it to attend North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU)
Recently, Golden LEAF President, Chief Executive Officer Scott T. Hamilton sat down with Peter Hans, President of the President of the University of North Carolina System, via Zoom and filmed the thirteenth edition in a video series called Critical Conversations.
Program fosters mentoring relationship, opportunity to explore new ideas
On May 9, 2022, the Golden LEAF Foundation welcomed a new Program Officer, Kimberly Ingram.
Commencement sets the stage for newest ECU grads

HbAD2

The Uptown Greenville Umbrella Market is coming back to Five Points Plaza for eight glorious weeks of fresh, creative, local fun.
Brody School of Medicine alumna exemplifies school’s mission in addressing health inequities
ECU sees success in racially diverse clinical trials for new medicines, treatments
More than 4,000 ECU students celebrate Spring 2022 commencement
Sup Dogs Restaurant donated $30,000 to Uptown Greenville, the local non-profit dedicated to revitalizing the city’s center.
Our office is monitoring an increasing potential of severe weather for our county later today, especially for areas along and west of Hwy 17.
ECU Board of Trustees names dean, confers degrees
On April 19, 2022, the Golden LEAF Foundation held a Community-Based Grants Initiative Gathering for the Southeast Prosperity Zone in Jacksonville.
Bioprocess engineering majors spread their wings in new ECU building

HbAD3

 
Back to Top