Carson Valley Inn Free Entertainment Schedule Through May 2

  Courtesy of the Carson Valley Inn Carson Valley Inn Entertainment Free Nightly Entertainment in the Cabaret Lounge (Covers through May 2, 2015)   MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson Valley Inn features free live entertainment in the Cabaret Lounge on Sunday through Wednesday from 6:00 to 10 p.m., Thursday from 7:00 to 11 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 8:00 p.m. to 1 a.m. As … Continue reading Carson Valley Inn Free Entertainment Schedule Through May 2

Gary Allan To Play At TJ’s Corral In Minden June 4

  Staff Reports The Carson Valley Inn Casino announced in its weekly blog this morning that country music star Gary Allan will perform at TJ’s Corral at Carson Valley Inn June 4: Allen has registered four No. 1 singles and his latest single “Hangover Tonight” is impacting radio stations across the nation. He has amassed seven gold albums so far, three of them certified platinum. Tickets … Continue reading Gary Allan To Play At TJ’s Corral In Minden June 4

Douglas High Senior Jason Frogget Selected To Play At Carnegie Hall

  Staff Reports It’s been quite a year for Douglas High senior Jason Frogget. Frogget, already a three-time Nevada All-State honoree on the French horn, has been selected for the 2015 High School Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall, presented by WorldStrides. He will perform at Carnegie Hall in February with the Honors Band. Participation in one of the three Honors Ensembles is limited to … Continue reading Douglas High Senior Jason Frogget Selected To Play At Carnegie Hall

It Starts With A Song: Finding Eric Whitacre

  by Scott Neuffer, Special to The Carson Valley Times   Hmmm, how to start? What if I told you that one of the world’s greatest composers, a best-selling, Grammy-winning, genre-bending virtuoso of international repute, was a Douglas High grad? Would you believe me? I wouldn’t. Not because Douglas High isn’t capable of producing genius. The music program is one of the best in the … Continue reading It Starts With A Song: Finding Eric Whitacre

Marching Band: Douglas Wins Division At Sierra Band Crusade

Staff Reports RENO, Nev., Nov. 10, 2014 — The Douglas High School Pride of the Carson Valley Marching Band made quite an impression in debuting its new uniforms Saturday. Douglas won first place in the AAA division of the Sierra Band Crusade at the University of Nevada, Reno on Saturday. They also received first place in music and first place in visuals. The competition wrapped … Continue reading Marching Band: Douglas Wins Division At Sierra Band Crusade

Music workshop conducted by California Honeydrops set for Oct. 24

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Arts Council Students Grades 7-12 and adults interested in vocal music, songwriting and starting in the music business are encouraged to register for the Friday, October 24th, 2014  Youth Music Workshop  from   2:30 PM – 4 PM  at  CVIC Hall in Minden. This 90-Minutes workshop with the California Honeydrops includes getting started in professional music, songwriting, homemade instruments and interactive … Continue reading Music workshop conducted by California Honeydrops set for Oct. 24