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Woods Family to perform in concert, April 24

            FLORENCE, S.C. – “A Woods Family Chamber Concert” will be held at Francis Marion University, Monday, April 24.

            The performance will begin at 8 p.m. in the Hyman Fine Arts Center’s Kassab Recital Hall. Admission is free and open to the public.

            Los Angeles musicians Adrienne and Christopher Woods are joining parents Sherry and Benjamin Woods for this concert.

            Benjamin Woods is a professor of music at FMU. His wife, Sherry, is a noted Florence violist, private music teacher, and composer.

            Christopher Woods has performed on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and the American Music Awards with hip-hop duo Outkast. He served as concertmaster at the Los Angeles premiere for the HBO miniseries “Band of Brothers.” He was also featured in a commercial for General Electric.

            Adrienne Woods has also performed on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” and performed with Kanye West live at the Grammy Awards in February. She has performed live and in the recording studio with bands backing musicians including Outkast, Josh Groban, Faith Evans and Shaggy. She has been featured in commercials for Nissan.

            #174 / 4-18-06

Last Published: February 14, 2007 9:45 AM
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