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Today in New Orleans 12.12.13


Tonight, Brazos and Kacey Musgraves are making New Orleans tour stops. Local piano prince Davell Crawford is performing a free show in St. Louis Cathedral, and Jayna Morgan & The Sazerac Band are at the Ogden. On this day in 1818, engineer and army officer Paul Hebert was born in Iberville Parish. Now, more to do this Thursday.   

 

Brazos, Ski Lodge, The Get Rwongs (Circle Bar, 10 p.m.)

Martin McNulty Crane, from Austin Texas, is bringing his “indie hypnotic” sound to Lee Circle tonight, Crane is joined by New York City quartet Ski Lodge. Cover is $5.

 

Baroque Christmas (First Baptist Church, 7:30 p.m.)

It’s a classical Christmas tonight at First Baptist. The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra presents Heather Zinninger Yarmel on the flute, Jaren Philleo on oboe, Benjamin Thacher on violin, and Vance Woolf on trumpet. The four will be performing Bach Suite No. 2, as well as Brandenburg Concerto No. 2. The quartet will also play selections from Handel’s “Messiah.”

 

Davell Crawford (St. Louis Cathedral, 6 p.m.)

The piano prince of New Orleans is bringing his mix of gospel, funk and R&B to Jackson Square for tonight’s installment in the free concert series. Come get in the Christmas spirit with free music, brought to you by Christmas New Orleans Style.

 

Kacey Musgraves (House of Blues, 7 p.m.)

Tonight’s WNOE Christmas Jam, “Same Trailer, Different Tour” kicks off at 8 p.m., with doors at 7 p.m. The young country singer gets her tour name from her latest album Same Trailer, Different Park. Tickets start at $25.   

 

Ogden After Hours (Ogden Museum, 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m.)

Jayna Morgan and the Sazerac Sunrise Band are on the bill tonight for the Ogden’s Holiday Revue. As always, enjoy food from Miss Linda’s Soul Food Catering (the Ya Ka Mein Lady), drinks from the museum’s O Yum Bar, and kids’ activities on the second floor. Admission is $10, free for Ogden members.  




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