UW Quartet, Australian Storyteller to Give Free Concerts in Big Horn County
University of Wyoming instrumental quartet Lights Along the Shore and Australian master storyteller Paul Taylor will give free concerts in Big Horn County in September.
Performances are scheduled at the Greybull High School auditorium 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, and at the Hyattville church at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9.
Lights Along the Shore will perform original compositions and arrangements, along with traditional folk music from various cultures. The group has recorded two CDs. Taylor will present Aboriginal creation stories.
Quartet members are Lisa Rickard, UW staff accompanist, piano; Blake McGee, UW assistant professor, clarinet; Rod Garnett, UW professor emeritus, flute; and UW music graduate and Laramie resident Jesse
Australian master storyteller Paul Taylor also will be in Greybull and Hyattville for the two free public performances. (Paul Taylor Photo)
Working with Arts Cheyenne, Lights Along the Shore received funding from the Wyoming Community Foundation to support the programs in Greybull and Hyattville, as well as a program last November in Wamsutter.