UA World Music Ensemble to Perform at Live at the Five and Dime Concert Series
The "Live at the Five & Dime" outdoor concert series concludes for the season on Wednesday, Oct. 9, with the University of Arkansas World Music Ensemble, directed by Nikola Radan. The concert is free and from 6-8 p.m. outside the Walmart Museum on the Bentonville square.
"Live at the Five & Dime" is a collaboration between the University of Arkansas Department of Music, the Walmart Museum, and Downtown Bentonville Inc. This year's 25 concerts began on April 24. The performances feature faculty, students and other artists connected to the Department of Music at the University of Arkansas, and overlap partly with the Wednesday Farmer's Market on the Bentonville Square.
Alan Gosman, associate professor
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