Category Archives: Interview

Opera Idaho’s Madama Butterfly Tells Touching Tale of Love And Tragedy

Opera Idaho’s Madama Butterfly will have two performances at the Velma V. Morrison Performing Arts Center in Boise on Friday, February 16 and Sunday, February 18. Madama Butterfly, by Giacomo Puccini is a staple of the operatic repertoire since its first … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Interview, Live Music, Music, Theatre, Uncategorized, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sound of Silents: Composer/Historian Ben Model to Perform Original Scores for Silent Comedies at Historic Egyptian Theatre on Feb. 17

One of the most dedicated advocates for the preservation and relevancy of silent films is Ben Model , a nationally recognized composer, accompanist and film archivist. For more than three decades, Model has created and performed live scores for silent … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Interview, Live Music, Movies, Theatre | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Vietnam Veterans Fundraising Benefit Featuring Gerry and the Dreambenders and A Veteran’s Story

The Vietnam Veterans of America will be hosting a Vietnam Veterans Fundraising Benefit on February 24, 2018. The concert portion will feature music by Gerry and the Dreambenders, with their British Invasion Era Rock Tribute Show. If you haven’t seen … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Food, Interview, Live Music, Restaurants, Uncategorized, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Trebelle Piano Trio To Perform Upcoming Russian Romance Concerts

The Trebelle Piano Trio, consisting of Jennifer Dunn, violin; Heidi Nagel, cello; and Robyn Wells, piano, have chosen an interesting repertoire to perform, bringing some beautiful concerts to the Treasure Valley. Piano trios are a very common part of the … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Interview, Live Music, Music, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming Ballet Idaho ‘Fleetwood Mac Collection’ A Classical And Contemporary Look At Musical Dance

 The Upcoming Ballet Idaho Fleetwood Mac Collection, a program of three distinct, spectacular ballets, will be performed at the Velma V. Morrison Center for the Performing Arts at Boise State on Friday, February 9 and Saturday February 10. Ballet Idaho … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Interview, Music, Theatre, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming Benefit for the Philip B. Garonzik Music Scholarship Fund Promises Wonderful Music For All

What a Wonderful World: A Benefit Concert for the Philip B. Garonzik Music Scholarship Fund will take place at the at the Sapphire Room in the Riverside Hotel on Wednesday, February 7 at 7pm. The show will feature keyboardist/vocalist/songwriter Steve … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Interview, Live Music, Music | Leave a comment

KJ Mac of 101.5 KOOL Boise Brings Musical Memories To The Treasure Valley

KJ Mac of 101.5 KOOL Boise has a mission—-to bring music that brings memories back to the Treasure Valley. KJ has been in the Boise area for many years, moving to Idaho in 1978 with his family to begin his … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Interview, Music, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on KJ Mac of 101.5 KOOL Boise Brings Musical Memories To The Treasure Valley

Patti Jo’s Country: Dr. Joe Baldassarre; The Path of Wood and Steel

There is something magical that happens when I hear some music. Some music touches my soul, moving me in powerful ways to remember a past that essentially is my roots – my foundation. When music is performed in a perfectly … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Interview, Music | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

CupBop Idaho Brings Delicious Korean Flavors In An Easy Enjoyable Way

At CupBop Idaho, Korean food in a bowl, fast, fresh and delicious, is their way of satisfying hungry people in the Treasure Valley. Starting three months ago with a food truck that has become a big hit, they’ve now opened … Continue reading

Posted in Boise Life, Food, Interview, Photo Gallery, Restaurants | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on CupBop Idaho Brings Delicious Korean Flavors In An Easy Enjoyable Way

Patti Jo’s Country: Susan M. Botich, Author of Novel and Song

Singer, songwriter, poet and published author Susan M. Botich works as a freelance writer for regional and national magazines and business and news publications.  From the time she was a young child, she always felt drawn to storytelling, with its … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Interview, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment