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Savannah Music Festival: The Grateful Ball a bluegrass foray into the Dead

28 Mar 2017

The Grateful Ball is more than just a tribute show — it’s a grouping of some of the finest bluegrass musicians paying homage to the legendary rock band and its saintly guitarist.


Savannah Music Festival: Week 2 at a glance

28 Mar 2017

The Savannah Music Festival runs from March 23-April 8. Order tickets at


Savannah Music Festival: Edgar Meyer, Mike Marshall make highly anticipated return

28 Mar 2017

The audience at the Edgar Meyer and Mike Marshall concert on April 1 at the Lucas Theatre are in for a special treat.


Review: When Brahms takes on Tchaikovsky in Savannah, everyone wins

28 Mar 2017

In yet another unique showcase for the Savannah Music Festival, the U.S. premiere of “Brahms vs. Tchaikovsky” was a superb display of chamber music from two titan composers.


Review: William Bell offers master class in southern soul at SMF

27 Mar 2017

If memory serves, the very first 45 RPM single I purchased with my own allowance money was a reissue of two classic sides from Memphis’ legendary Stax label: William Bell’s smash 1961 debut “You Don’t Miss Your Water” backed with Eddie Floyd’s original 1966 version of “Knock on Wood.”


Review: Arias & Encores a healthy dose of all the best at Savannah Music Fest

26 Mar 2017

Over the years, and to some degree especially this year, the Savannah Music Festival has strived to offer patrons unique experiences that are equally educational and entertaining. 


Review: Avett Brothers shine in first of two concerts to open Savannah Music Fest

24 Mar 2017

In what appeared to be a sold-out show, the Avett Brothers opened a double bill at the Savannah Music Festival with a simply spectacular concert. 


Top picks: Savannah Music Festival and more with Do Savannah and The Bridge

22 Mar 2017

Do editor Heather Henley joins Renee LaSalle and Courtney Cole on WSAV's "The Bridge" to preview the best the weekend has to offer. 


Savannah Music Festival: Daily top picks

22 Mar 2017

Do columnist Joshua Peacock offers his top picks for the Savannah Music Festival from March 23-April 8. 


Savannah Music Festival: Soul singer/songwriter William Bell brings his hits

21 Mar 2017

When he was just 14, Grammy-winning soul singer/songwriter William Bell was hired to sing in a club on weekends.


Savannah Music Festival: DakhaBrakha brings folk impressions with international cultural sounds

21 Mar 2017

Their vocal and instrumental sound is called otherworldly, rooted in their Ukrainian culture and including traditional instruments from the Ukraine, India, Arabia, Africa, Russia and Australia.


Savannah Music Festival: Stewart Goodyear performs 32 Beethoven sonatas in one day

21 Mar 2017

Performing close to 10 hours of Beethoven in one day makes composer and pianist Stewart Goodyear a happy man.


Savannah Music Festival: The Avett Brothers back with new album in tow

21 Mar 2017

The Avett Brothers are excited to play the Savannah Music Festival again, after selling out shows in 2011 and 2014.


Savannah Music Festival: ‘Brahms vs. Tchaikovsky’ highlights composers’ rift with multimedia concert

21 Mar 2017

Johannes Brahms and Pyotr Tchaikovsky were contemporaries, masters of symphonic music who held each other’s work in the worst of regards.


Savannah Music Festival: Daniel Hope leads classical lineup in dual role

20 Mar 2017

Celebrated for his musical versatility as well as his dedication to humanitarian causes, Daniel Hope has been associate artistic director of the Savannah Music Festival since 2004.


Savannah Music Festival: Week 1 at a glance

20 Mar 2017

The Savannah Music Festival runs from March 23-April 8. Order tickets at


Empire of Sound: Savannah Music Festival a global beacon of unity

21 Mar 2017

Into its 28th season, the Savannah Music Festival is yet again bringing to our fair city some of the greatest living musicians and world-class stylings for perhaps one of the most unique music festivals in the United States.


Savannah Music Fest: Win tickets to Nikki Lane and more

15 Mar 2017

Do Savannah is giving away pairs of tickets to the Savannah Music Festival, set for March 23-April 8. 


Unplugged: A-Town hosts party, city prepares for ‘Music March’

22 Feb 2017

In previous years, the A-Town Get Down Festival was held in the winter, but the daylong event, which features diverse musical talent and a healthy dose of arts activities, has moved to the spring for 2017.


Top picks: Black Heritage Fest, Super Museum Sunday and more with Do Savannah and 'The Bridge'

01 Feb 2017

Do editor Heather Henley joins Kim Gusby and Renee LaSalle on WSAV's "The Bridge" to preview the best the weekend has to offer.