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JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2019 | COBB LIFE 51 n H I G H L I G H T S n CL and attractions. Players and coaches will be appearing throughout the event to share the excitement with attendees. Check the website often as specific event details will be revealed leading up to the event. DANIEL D. & ERIC STANLEY LIVE IN CONCERT Jan. 19, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre 117 North Park Square, Marietta Cost: $30-$55 Information: Information: Daniel D. and Eric Stanley are coming to Marietta and they are bringing friends. Get ready to enjoy an evening full of jazz, inspirational music and R&B sounds. Contemporary violinist Daniel D. is a three-time first place Apollo Theater winner and studied at NYC's Julliard School of Music. Daniel D. has opened for Kim Waters, Boney James, Jamye Fox, Kanye West, Najee, K'Jon, Lelah Hathaway, and performed for Oprah Winfrey, the late Michael Jackson as well as President Barack Obama. He has been the lead act for many jazz festivals and performs all around the world. Contemporary violinist Eric Stanley received the YouTube Silver Play Button, surpassing 153,000 subscribers and 21 million total upload views. He made his national television debut on ESPN First Take and provided the theme song on violin. This musical prodigy continues to elevate his passion, and has performed with J. Cole, B.o.B., Wale, Hezekiah Walker, Big Daddy Kane, and opened for former President Bill Clinton. Eric has also performed at the International Emmys, the Richmond Jazz Festival and the North Carolina Azalea Festival. THE BEACH BOYS Jan. 20, 2:30 p.m. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta Cost: $47 - $281 Information: As The Beach Boys mark more than a half century of making music, the group continues to ride the crest of a wave unequalled in America's musical history. The Beach Boys have become synonymous with the California lifestyle and have become an American icon to fans around the world. With more than five decades of touring under their belts, The Beach Boys have performed more concerts than any major rock band in history. The Beach Boys are led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who, along with Jeffrey Foskett, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill, Keith Hubacher, Scott Totten and Christian Love continue the legacy of America's iconic band. The Beach Boys play an astoundingly busy schedule of concerts, averaging 150 shows a year, ranging from sundrenched summer festivals to gala New Year's celebrations and special events worldwide. In 1974, Mike Love's concept album Endless Summer ignited a second generation of Beach Boys fans and stirred a tempest that rocked the music world. SCOTT BRADLEE'S POSTMODERN JUKEBOX Jan. 23, 8 p.m. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta Cost: $26 - $102 Information: To usher in the upcoming Twenty-Twenties, famed time-twisting musical collective Postmodern Jukebox will circumnavigate the globe in 2019 on their Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour. The tour is meant to prepare the world for a new decade — one that Postmodern Jukebox creator Scott Bradlee hopes will see a return to the style and craftsmanship that typified the music of past generations. Started by Bradlee in 2009, Postmodern Jukebox (PMJ) has gone on to amass over one billion YouTube views with 3.5 million subscribers and has chalked up more than 1.7 million fans on Facebook. For the past half decade, PMJ has toured the world, playing hundreds of shows to sold-out houses on six continents. They've also performed on shows like "Good Morning America," topped iTunes and Billboard charts, and caught the attention of NPR Music, NBC News and a wide array of celebrity fans. THE GEORGIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTS MUSICAL MIRRORS Jan. 26, 8 p.m. Bailey Performance Center, Kennesaw State University 1000 Chastain Road, Bldg. 30, Kennesaw Cost: $10 - $25 Information: The sacred sounds of two composers resonate in a mixed program of old and new music. Arguably the most well-known living composer, Arvo Pärt developed a unique and appealing style of composition often referred to as mystic or sacred minimalism. Aside from THE BEACH BOYS

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