When:

Friday, March 24
8:00 p.m.

Where:

Westermann Stage, Concert Hall

Cost:

Regular price: $40/$35
 
 
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The HillBenders: The Who’s Tommy – A Bluegrass Opry

Event, Garden City Event, Guest Artist, Music, Performing Arts Series


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Forty-five years after its original release, The Who’s Tommy has been reimagined as a bluegrass tribute featuring Springfield, Missouri’s The HillBenders. This Bluegrass Opry brings a new perspective to Tommy while paying respect to its creators. Originally composed by guitarist Pete Townshend as a rock opera, the original album sold 20 million copies and was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame for “historical, artistic and significant value.” With a perfect mix of virtuoso musicianship and rock star vocals, the HillBenders bring Pete Townshend’s original vision to life in a new and exciting way. It’s amazing to hear banjo, dobro, mandolin, bass and guitar bring the same energy and vision to Tommy as The Who did with a full rock band and orchestra.

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For further information, please contact:

Lucia and Steven N. Fischer Box Office
p – 516.877.4000
e – boxoffice@adelphi.edu

Regular Semester and Intersession Hours 
Tuesday–Friday 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
 The Box Office is open two hours before most scheduled events.
Tagged: Adelphi Locations, Adelphi University, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Music, Garden City, Performing Arts Center