Music Scene: Virtuoso double bassist Ben de Kock, other area shows
Virtuoso double bassist Ben de Kock will be featured in two concerts of the Western Slope Concert Series.
Ben de Kock and Friends will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., in Grand Junction, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, at the Montrose Pavilion, 1800 Pavilion Drive, in Montrose.
“This musical journey will start in the 1700s with the early classical music for this amazing instrument and will progress through romantic, modern and jazz music,” according to a news release about the concert.
Accompanied by musical friends on the viola, cello, piano and percussion, de Kock will offer a narration of amazing and humorous facts about the versatile bass, the release said.
Advance tickets range from $9–$24 for adults and Roper Music for the Grand Junction show and at the Pavilion for the Montrose show. Tickets for adults will cost $12–$27 at the door. Tickets for those ages 12 and younger cost $7–$15.
Call 234-7408 or go to junctionconcerts.com for information.