Jazz w/ Living Legend Buster Williams, bassist

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

Imagine hanging out with Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, hearing them jam together, trading riffs, then riffing with words and trading stories. Bird and Diz are gone, but giants still walk among us. One of those giants is Buster Williams. Buster has played with everyone. Just to name a few:  Sarah Vaughan, Miles Davis, Nancy Wilson, Art Blakey, Chet Baker, Chick Corea, Wynton Marsalis, Herbie Hancock, Benny […]

Sona Jobarteh, kora player & vocalist – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

The men in her family have been musicians for over 700 years but she “didn’t want to be told ‘you are good for a woman.'” So she ripped up the rules.  She is the first professional female kora virtuoso to come from any of the West African Griot dynasties.  Backed up by her band, what […]

Gretna Music 4 Kids – Mr. Music Mondays

Hall of Philosophy, Mt. Gretna Gettysburg Avenue, Mt. Gretna

    If you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands! Mr. Music of Pennsylvania PBS Kids, aka Lenny Tepsich, encourages everyone to join in as he performs favorite children’s songs and original tunes. This is for kids and kids at heart so ages 1-100 are welcome. Stick around after to try our mish […]

The Life & Slimes of Marc Summers – Gretna Theatre

Mt Gretna Playhouse

Marc Summers is an icon of a generation. You may know him from his time hosting Nickelodeon's Double Dare and Food Network's Unwrapped, or as the Producer of hists like Dinner: Impossible and Restaurant: Impossible, but now you get the chance to meet the real Marc Summers - a man who's led a fascinating life […]

Auto Expo Car Show

Lebanon Expo Center 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA, United States

Curious George: The Golden Meatball – Gretna Theatre Kids Series

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

All You-Can-Eat Meatball Day came just once a year. George had been waiting all month for that day, a day almost bigger than his birthday! On Meatball Day, George helped his friend, Chef Pisghetti, cook some delicious meatballs and serve them to the hungry crowd. But this year, the crowd had vanished! Something was keeping […]

Take 6 – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

Heralded by Quincy Jones as the “baddest vocal cats on the planet”, Take 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history. With 10 Grammy awards, the sextet continues to bring extraordinary vocals to their worldwide audiences.

Andy Alonso & Friends

Coleman Memorial Park

ANDY ALONSO & FRIENDS are rocking always, so join us for an evening you won’t forget! Admission is $10.00 per person. Gates open at 6 pm. Bring your chairs and blankets. Only people over 21 may purchase alcohol, and the provided wristbands must be worn during the concert. You may bring your own food but […]

Chuchito Valdes, jazz piano – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

Following in the footsteps of his famed father Chucho Valdés and grandfather Bebo Valdés, Chuchito continues the legacy of great piano players from Cuba. With influences of Caribbean rhythms and jazz, he creates an exciting and energetic blend of spicy music that drives audiences wild.

Wunderkinds!: 2 Talented Teens – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

15 year-old Amaryn Olmeda is a fast-rising star who’s already soloed at Carnegie Hall and has been a featured soloist with major symphonies including the Philadelphia Orchestra. Her program includes a work by William Grant Still, and César Franck’s beloved Violin Sonata.  She is joined on stage by 18 year-old pianist Parker van Ostrand who performed at Carnegie Hall at […]

Get Happy: Angela Ingersoll Sings Judy Garland – Gretna Theatre

Mt Gretna Playhouse

In an Emmy-nominated performance seen on PBS, acclaimed actress Angela Ingersoll celebrates Judy Garland in concert. Baked by a dynamite band, Ingersoll delivers virtuosic vocals, passionate storytelling, humor, and heart. She also starred as Garland in End of the Rainbow, winning Chicago's Jeff Award and LA Times Woman of the Year in Theatre. Chicago Sun-Times […]

Kids Talking (free event) – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

Calling all young, aspiring musicians: The youthful Galvin Quartet are ready to answer your questions on what it’s like to study music and carve out a career in music. They are presently at Northwestern University, studying, teaching, and performing. Free pizza and a free ticket to Galvin Quartet’s mainstage performance at 7:30 pm. RSVP to mikaecook@gretnamusic.org by […]

4 Cellos, 4 Friends: Galvin Cello Quartet – Gretna Music

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

Four cello-playing friends from four different nations (Brazil, China, South Korea, and the United States) joined forces and, after only 12 days of intense rehearsing, won the silver medal at the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition. The following year they won the Concert Artists Guild International Competition. Their fun program will be filled with masterworks […]

Wister Quartet w/ pianist Marcantonio Bar

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

The Philadelphia based Wister Quartet are beloved regulars at Gretna Music. They’ll perform works of Handel and Mozart, and be joined by pianist Marcantonio Barone, for Brahms’ heaven-storming Piano Quintet in f minor for a very grand finale. This will be the 11th time since 1999 that the Wister Quartet has graced the Gretna Music stage.

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