Music

Southern Stars announces 2015-16 season; tickets on sale soon

For The Vista Crossville’s own 30-piece professional brass ensemble, the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass (SSSB), is announcing their series of three concerts to be held at the 1,200 seat Stone Memorial HS Auditorium in Crossville. This will be their eighth season providing “Premium Entertainment” for the enjoyment of area residents. The dates for this season […]

27Aug2015 | Continued

Postponed by ice storm in February, Vista’s Walther to perform May 11 at Druid

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Local entertainer and publicist Keith Walther will appear on May 11 at The Legends as a part of the Resident Home Owners Association  Program Series for 2015. You do NOT need to be an RHA member to attend. Walther was originally scheduled for February, but due to the […]

1May2015 | Continued
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Barbershop quartet to lend vocals to RHA show to feature Barbershop quartet

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Wipe away those winter “blahs” and get Spring off to a rousing start by attending the March 23 meeting of the Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowners Association at Legends and enjoy an almost lost art of Barbershop  Harmony led by Brian Bacon, director of Music Ministries at Christ Lutheran […]

19Mar2015 | Continued

Vista editor to perform at RHA on Feb. 23 at Druid

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Keith Walther pays tribute to such iconic singers as Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Dean Martin, Elvis, Englebert Humperdinck and others on Feb. 23 at Druid Hills Legends. Walther, a resident of Fairfield Glade for 10 years and a native of Ohio, has appeared in shows at Tthe Palace, […]

12Feb2015 | Continued
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Nov. 23 is Free Christmas Concert by Southern Stars Symphonic Brass

For The Vista The Southern Stars Symphonic Brass (SSSB) are presenting a FREE admission Christmas concert on Sunday, Nov. 23 at 3 P.M. at the beautiful 1,200 seat Stone Memorial HS auditorium. The concert by this 30-piece professional instrumental ensemble is their gift to the residents of Cumberland County and the sponsors who have been […]

18Nov2014 | Continued

Three top performers to round out RHA shows for 2014

For The Vista It doesn’t get much better than having Dennis Donald, Ashley Krohn and Terri Utsey together in performance. That is just what the Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowner’s Association (RHA) has in store for their 2014 closing fellowship. You won’t want to miss this dynamic trio, so be sure to reserve the night of […]

13Nov2014 | Continued

Swing Street Band concert at Glade to salute Summer

For The Vista The Swing Street Big Band will salute summer at its Thursday, May 1 concert and dance at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center. The program is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.  The Community and Conference Center is located at 128 Stonehenge Road, six miles north of I-40 (Exist 322, Peavine […]

30Apr2014 | Continued
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Three Vocalists Join Swing Street Band For April 3 Dance

For The Vista Three vocalists are joining the Swing Street Big Band for the group’s Thursday, April 3 concert at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center kicking off the resort’s spring and summer social dancing season. Two of the vocalists are regulars with the 18-piece big band.  They are Rusty McClanahan, who has developed […]

26Mar2014 | Continued

Swing Street Big Band Welcomes Spring With Thursday, April 3 Fairfield Dance

For The Vista The 18-member Swing Street Big Band welcomes Spring with the second dance of its 2014 Fairfield Glade schedule at 7 P.M. on Thursday, April 3. The event will be held at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center located at 128 Stonehenge Road, six miles north of I-40 (Exist 322, Peavine Road). […]

18Mar2014 | Continued

Last chance to watch colorful Divas & Crooners performance

For The Vista Do you have cabin fever yet from being cooped up in the house due to the freezing cold?  Do you need a night out? Are you ready for some laughter? Does the music of Tom Jones, Whitney Houston, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Etta James and other divas and crooners sound appealing? How […]

18Feb2014 | Continued

Curtain Call Dinner Theatre Does “Tribute to Divas & Crooners”

For The Vista Do you have cabin fever yet from being cooped up in the house due to the freezing cold?  Do you need a night out? Are you ready for some laughter? Does the music of Tom Jones, Whitney Houston, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Etta James and other divas and crooners sound appealing? How […]

12Feb2014 | Continued

Case to present “Music of the Ages” at RHA

For The Vista Jim Case, a late bloomer in the music world and now a resident of Fairfield Glade, will be the featured artist at the Feb. 24 Resident Homeowners Meeting, presenting what he calls MUSIC OF THE AGES, consisting of great old hits, ballads, show tunes and time-honored standards. “It will be my pleasure […]

12Feb2014 | Continued
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Captivating voice of Jim Case to entertain RHA

For The Vista “A voice that gives you goose bumps with its richness, power and clarity,” are among the plaudits given to Jim Case, a local entertainer, who will be the featured guest artist for the Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowners at their Feb. 24 meeting at Legends, starting at 6 P.M. A native of upstate […]

4Feb2014 | Continued

A tribute to Crooners and Divas at the Curtain Call

For the Vista After their successful extended Broadway show; the Curtain Call Players will be bringing you a tribute to those gilded throated “Divas and Crooners”. There will be romance honoring Valentines and as usual much comedy from the cast. Rich Petersen (aka Wetwood Dalton) is rosining his bow and getting ready to shoot his […]

4Feb2014 | Continued

Dance to Valentine’s Classics Feb. 6 At Fairfield Glade Big Band Event

For The Vista The Swing Street Big Band launches its 2014 dance season at 7 P.M., Thursday, Feb. 6 at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center with a music program designed for Valentines. “We’re including five romantic favorites during our first set that befits the Valentine’s Day season,” says band director William Schneider. Two […]

29Jan2014 | Continued

Swing Street Big Band opens new Glade slate

For The Vista The 18-member Swing Street Big Band has announced a new 2014 Fairfield Glade dance schedule.  It begins with the first dance of the year at 7 P.M., Thursday, Feb. 6. The new schedule includes 11 dances, according to band director William Schneider.  Eight dances will be on Thursday nights and three on […]

15Jan2014 | Continued
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Big Band Dance on Nov. 16 Starts Holiday Season in Fairfield Glade

For The Vista The 18-member Swing Street Big Band will perform the first of two holiday season ballroom dances at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center, Saturday, Nov. 16. “We invite dancers and big band enthusiasts from throughout the area to join us as we begin the holiday season with a wide variety of […]

21Oct2013 | Continued
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RHA to feature old-time Oompah Band at Oct. 28 meeting

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Having just concluded a rousing comedian/magician show, The Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowners  Association has another great show lined up for you in October  featuring the Plateau Old-Time German Band. This local oompah  band is made up of members of our own Cumberland County Community Band, led by Pete […]

8Oct2013 | Continued
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A Vista Business Profile: Fairfield Glade residents open Curtain Call at Outlet Center

For The Vista After much anticipation, DSquared Productions (D2) is announcing the opening of a new venture, the Curtain Call Dinner Theatre, located in the Crossville Outlet Center — a culmination of a long-time dream of the Donald family. The venue is located near the Vanity Fair store at the A entrance of the Outlet […]

2Oct2013 | Continued

Swing Street Big Band Dance Vocalists Add Variety to Aug. 31 Fairfield Center Dance

For The Vista The Swing Street Big Band presentation Aug. 31 at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center is more than a concert for dancers. In addition to 16 musicians that make up the group, two vocalists are also part of the ensemble, and they will perform 18 solos or duets for music listening. […]

28Aug2013 | Continued