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Bobby McFerrin: circlesongs - September 28

The Union Colony Civic Center, 701 10th Ave., will host an iconic and life-changing musical experience led by one of history’s most popular jazz vocalists, Bobby McFerrin on Friday, September 28, at 7:30 p.m.  

Bobby McFerrin, winner of ten Grammys and creator of the number one global hit “Don’t Worry Be Happy”, continues to explore uncharted musical territory in “Bobby McFerrin: circlesongs” with his new group Gimme5, four virtuosic vocal improvisers who have been singing with him for decades in Voicestra. They will invite you to sing along and join in on a spontaneous adventure fueled by jazz, pop, R&B, classical and world music—or, more accurately, out-of-this-world music—all rolled into one. "Bobby McFerrin's greatest gift to his audience may be changing them from spectators into celebrants," says the Los Angeles Times, "transforming a concert hall into a playground, a village center, a joyous space."

Celebrate the UCCC’s 30th Anniversary at 6:30 p.m. This free celebration lets the community reminisce about its favorite moments from the last 30 years. Following the ticketed performance, a champagne toast will close this special evening.

For more information and tickets, contact the UCCC ticket office at 970-356-5000, or go online to

The UCCC is proudly owned and operated by the City of Greeley. The 2018 Fall Semester Arts Partners are Banner Health and UCHealth; the Rising Stars Partner is Flood and Peterson; the Media Trade Partners are Loveland Reporter-Herald, The Tribune, Pirate Radio, KFKA, KUNC, The Sound, Townsquare Media, and iHeart Media; the DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley at Lincoln Park provides season accommodations and is the valet parking partner. 

Release Date:
Sep 10, 2018
For more information contact:
Christina Wiles, Marketing Coordinator
Culture, Parks and Recreation Department – UCCC

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