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The members of Zac Matthews Band hail from the greater Rockford area: drummer Zach “Johnsy” Johns, frontman Zac and bass player Steve Blachford. (Photos by Dostalek Photography)
On the Rise: Zac Matthews Band

These Rockford-area musicians are living their musical dreams as they make a name in the world of country music. Learn more about their natural talent and upcoming album release.

Witness the way choreography by University of Wisconsin-Whitewater faculty, students and guest artist Karla Grotting comes to life in an imaginative and powerful way on March 13-15 at Barnett Theatre, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater, Wis.
Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.

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Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center: Music to Rockford’s Ears

For musicians and patrons alike, Mendelssohn has cultivated a community of music appreciation in Rockford. Now, its staff is looking to build even more connections with local arts organizations.

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Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.

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Rockford Symphony Orchestra: 80 Years of Playing

Through 80 years of musical outreach, the Rockford Symphony Orchestra has made itself a staple in the region. Learn more about its long history, the music director behind its recent growth and what’s in store for its anniversary season.