Center Stage

Get a front row seat to local musical performances on Center Stage. This witf original production brings local live music to you! Enjoy full-length regional concerts from across the musical spectrum—from classical and jazz to folk and rock. Saturdays and Sundays at 8p on witf 89.5 and 93.3

We’re unable to post audio on-demand due to certain restrictions, but typically most concerts are repeated after a few months. Please check our program calendar for your favorite artists in the coming weeks and months.

Luhrs Festival on Center Stage

Written by Cary Burkett, Arts & Culture Desk and witf Host | May 11, 2014 11:04 AM

Every July, the H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center at Shippensburg University presents a series of three concerts on consecutive Thursday evenings. The Festival Celebration series of concerts feature the Festival Celebration Orchestra with an outstanding soloist and a guest conductor. Information on this year’s festival is available at the Luhrs Center website.

Sunday, May 18 at 8 p.m. on witf's Center Stage



Festival 2012 Celebration Series, Concert III

David Amado, Guest Conductor

Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano, Guest Soloist

Festival Celebration Orchestra & Chorus

Dr. Blaine Shover, Artistic Director


On the Program:

Luigi Cherubini:  Requiem Mass in c minor

Pietro Masgagni:  Intermezzo from L'amico Fritz

Guiseppe Verdi:  "Stride la vampa" from Il Trovatore

Georges Bizet:  Selections from Carmen

Camille Saint-Saens: "Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix" and Danse Bacchanale from Samson et Dalila

George Gershwin: Medley of songs

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