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Drummer Max Weinberg coming to Kent State Stark on Feb. 28Posted Feb. 3, 2011
Kent State University at Stark will proudly host renowned drummer Max Weinberg as the season’s third event in the popular Featured Speakers Series. An Evening with Max Weinberg will be presented on Monday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Timken Great Hall, located in The University Center at Kent State Stark.
Tickets are required for this free Featured Speakers Series lecture. Tickets may be obtained by visiting the Kent State Stark Information Desk in Main Hall, beginning Monday, Feb. 7 at 8 a.m., while supplies last. A limit of four (4) tickets will be distributed per person. Phone reservations will not be accepted.
Max Weinberg is one of the most visible and recorded drummers of the late 20th century. As the long-time drummer for Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and director of the featured band on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, he has performed for millions of fans around the world, at presidential inauguration galas, the Grammy Awards and the 1995 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame dedication. Having performed with some of music’s biggest names, he played on both the first (Born in the U.S.A. by Springsteen) and second (Bat Out of Hell by Meatloaf) best-selling albums in rock history. Weinberg’s Kent State Stark appearance will include a performance with a select group of the campus’s student musicians.
For more information on Kent State Stark’s Featured Speakers Series, contact Cynthia Williams at 330-244-3262 or email@example.com or visit www.stark.kent.edu/about/events/featuredspeakers.