George Winston to perform at Adams State Aug. 16

(07-25-2012)

Adams State University presents Grammy Award-winning solo pianist George Winston in a benefit concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, August 16, in Leon Memorial Concert Hall, Richardson Ave. in Alamosa.

This solo piano concert will feature selections from George's melodic piano recordings, as well as R&B piano, stride piano, Vince Guaraldi's Peanuts pieces, and more.

General admission tickets are $20, with proceeds to benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of the San Luis Valley, and are available at:

  • The Boys and Girls Club of the San Luis Valley, 1115 10th Street
  • Adams State University President's Office, Richardson Hall, room 210
  • Cranes and Crows Gift Shop, 701 Main Street (across from the SLV Brewing Company)
  • Narrow Gauge Newsstand, 602 Main Street
  • OR by calling 719-589-5252 (credit card payment accepted at this number).

There will also be a food drive at the concert in support of the Food Bank Network of the San Luis Valley. Audience members are encouraged to bring a non-perishable donation to the concert.