Hear ACOUSTIX at the Peterson Auditorium in Ishpeming High School on April 16th!

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Group members Rick Middaugh, Joe T, Rutherord, Todd Wilson, and Jason January

Group members Rick Middaugh, Joe T, Rutherord, Todd Wilson, and Jason January

Marquette, MI  –  April 8, 2016  – Along with a number of other talented vocal groups, ACOUSTIX will be coming to Ishpeming’s High School Peterson Auditorium at 3pm on April 16, 2016.

This dynamic foursome has been electrifying audiences around the world for over 25 years. ACOUSTIX has appeared on CNN, NBC’s “Today Show,” TNN’s “The Statler Brothers Show,” and two PBS specials. At the turn of the 21st century, ACOUSTIX performed for a global audience for 175 million viewers on “ABC 200,” hosted by Peter Jennings.

There most recent national television appearances were national anthem performances at the NBA Finals in 2011 and 2007. ACOUSTIX has shared the stage with many talented acts, including the Mormon Tabernacle Choice, LeAnn Rimes, The Dixie Chicks, The King’s Singers, Mitch Miller, Isaac Stern, Pete Fountain, Victor Borge, The Four Freshmen, The Gatlins, The Canadian Brass, The Dallas Wind Symphony, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

ACOUSTIX recently contributed their talents to two new Bill Gaither Homecoming video projects, Ridge Boys, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, the Gaither Vocal Band, The Isaacs and Brenda Lee.

The quartet has made close to 1000 appearances in 47 states of the US and six provinces of Canada.

Bookings outside North America have taken the quartet to Japan, Great Britain, Austria, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Germany, Australia, Saudi Arabia, and Switzerland. Traveling to well over 300 cities around the globe, from Carnegie Hall in New Your, You Thompson Hall in Toronto, to Muse Arc Hall in Tokyo, ACOUSTIX has performed in some of the greatest concert venues in the world.

ACOUSTIX predominately a cappella repertoire showcases a wide variety of musical styles including Vocal Jazz, Gospel, Sacred, Doo-Wop, Contemporary Christian, Patriotic, Inspirational music and even Beach Boys, to a collection of hits from Simon & Garfunkel, to John Philip Sousa’s “Stars * Stripes Forever,” ACOUSTIX sings a broad variety of musical selections that appeal to audiences of all ages.

The quartet has collaborated with some of the greatest vocal arrengers in the business, including Gene Puerling, Dr. Kirby Shaw, and Mervyn Warren, to name a few.

ACOUSTIX has produced five CD projects since 1991 and have appeared on another 21 audio and video releases. Their latest disc, “O Warship The King” constinues their tradtion of exploring different musical genres. Two of their releases, “cool yule” and “Jazz, Jazz, Jazz” have garnered a combined three nominations for a CARA (Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award) in three different categories. Curts from their first two disc “stars & stripes” and “The new science of sound” have been included in American Airlines “in-flight” audio programming.

You can follow the group on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, and ReverbNation. More information about ACOUSTIX can also be found on their website.

Group members include Rick Middaugh, Joe T. Rutherford, Todd Wilson, and Jason January.

So get tickets to hemar 7 groups including ACOUSTIX perfor. You can call to get tickets by at 227-1032 or by checking www.upbargains.com and ordering from Dennis at 228-6800. For a more informal time, come to Red Rock Lanes for the After Glow Show for $15 which includes a taco bar, potato salad, fruit salad, and unlimited soft drinks! There will also be a cash bar.