If you’ve enjoyed performances from Ethan Bortnick, Straight No Chaser, Eamonn McCrystal and Chloe Agnew, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Jesse Cook with us on air, don’t miss your chance to see them live (and support public television in the process)! With outstanding seats and three AETN-exclusive concerts, it’s an opportunity you’ll remember for the rest of your life!
Oct. 23 and 25, 2016
The 15-year-old piano phenom Ethan Bortnick — who was been recognized by Guinness World Records as “The World’s Youngest Solo Musician to Headline His Own Concert Tour” — will perform two Arkansas concerts in October. Join us for the AETN-exclusive events at the Fort Smith Convention Center on Oct. 23 at 3 p.m. and at the Maumelle Performing Arts Center on Oct. 25 at 6:30 p.m. Meet-and-greet options, as well as family 4-pack pricing, in addition to general ticket information, is available here.
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016
Formed by 10 friends at Indiana University in 1996, Straight No Chaser features the adored a cappella group and their fresh edge in the genre. Don’t miss seeing their stage performance, which delivers the hits in a way unlike anything you’ve experienced before! The incredible evening of live entertainment will be held Oct. 26 at the Fort Smith Convention Center. Meet-and-greet opportunities, as well as standard ticket information, is available here.
Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016
Don’t miss a chance to see both of these celebrated artists live in an AETN-exclusive concert at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville!
McCrystal has garnered national and international acclaim including multiple Emmy® Awards for both his performing and TV producing talents- demonstrated in his TV special "The Music of Northern Ireland.” And Chloe Agnew, also known as “Ireland's Celtic Songbird," has been the #1 artist on the USA Billboard music charts for 81 weeks with Celtic Woman. Find ticket information about their live performance on Thursday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at aetnfoundation.org/boxoffice.
Saturday, Feb. 4, 2016
Celebrating their Golden Anniversary, the iconic and profoundly influential “Nitty Gritty Dirt Band” is continuing to add to their legendary status! Hear this catalyst for an entire movement in Country Rock and American Roots Music live on Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Details about meet-and-greet opportunities, as well as ticket pricing, can be found here.
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Juno Award winning Canadian guitarist composer and producer Jesse Cook promises an extraordinary concert experience. Widely considered one of the most influential figures in nuevo flamenco music, Cook incorporates elements of flamenco, rumba, jazz and many forms of world music into his work that guitar enthusiast and music lovers of all ages will appreciate. Find information about meet-and-greet opportunities and ticket information for his May 7 performance at Reynolds Performance Hall in Conway here.