UTICA — Trout Fishing in America returns to the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute For Kids and Families series 11 a.m. on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, for one performance in the Sinnott Family-Bank of Utica auditorium.
Concert admission is $10, $8 for MWPAI members. For tickets, call 315-797-0055 or 1-800-754-0797, online at mwpai.org, or one hour prior to the performance at the door.
Geared for family enjoyment, Trout Fishing in America has been delighting audiences around the world with their original music and engaging concerts. Keith Grimwood and Ezra Idlet draw from all different genres of music, creating rich sounds with only two instruments. Their recordings have garnered three National Indie Awards, multiple Parents Choice and NAPPA Gold awards, the American Library award, and four Grammy nominations.
A free songwriting workshop be held at 1 p.m. This event will introduce students to the creative process of songwriting. This workshop aims to stimulate imagination, increase interest in music and the arts, encourage teamwork, improve language skills, and build self-esteem.
This workshop is limited to 40 students and advance registration is required to participate. Parents and other nonparticipants are welcome to stay and watch.