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Performing Arts Series
Armstrong Auditorium is home to the Armstrong International Cultural Foundation Performing Arts Series. Since 1998 the series has featured a veritable who’s who of today’s brightest stars in classical, jazz and folk music, as well as theater, classical ballet, folk dance and more.
Performers include Broadway legends Brian Stokes Mitchell and Kelli O’Hara, vocalists Nathan Gunn and Frederica von Stade, pianist André Watts and piano quintet The 5 Browns, the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet, maestro Gerard Schwarz and the Mozart Orchestra of New York, violinist Joshua Bell and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, the Eroica Trio, Time for Three, the Romero Guitar Quartet, the Canadian Brass, the Vienna Boys Choir, the Russian National Ballet, NEA Jazz Masters honoree Branford Marsalis and trumpeter Doc Severinsen, among many others.
The Armstrong International Cultural Foundation is a nonprofit humanitarian organization.