Lateral Blue performing at HLGU on March 15
The Hannibal Concert Association presents its fourth concert of the 2017-2018 concert season on March 15 featuring Lateral Blue, a Nashville-based bluegrass band. Lateral Blue will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 15 at the Roland Fine Arts Center’s Parker Theater on the campus of Hannibal-LaGrange University. Without a season or patron membership, tickets are $20 for adults and $5 for students at the door. Single ticket sales will be available at the door prior to the concert beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Lateral Blue, whose bassist is Hannibal-native Kori Caswell, is a progressive acoustic band who met at a bluegrass jam. In addition to Caswell, the band is made up of Kyle Lee on banjo, Caleb Edwards on mandolin. Violinist Lauren Saks will join the group for the Hannibal performance. Each member comes from a different musical background and adds a unique point of view to the music. This group of young musicians incorporates styles of acoustic music into their repertoire which are adjacent to bluegrass, including western swing, jazz, and folk tunes.
For more information regarding the Hannibal Concert Association and its concert season, contact HCA board members Mike Marx at 217-242-2505 or Sara North at 573-221-0822.