Monticello opera house

A spectacular – and somewhat unconventional - performer is coming to the Monticello Opera House. He’s a master of blending Middle Eastern and Western beats into what’s been described as a “blizzard of sound.”

Tallahassee’s Sarah Mac Band throws its own kind of holiday party at the Monticello Opera House this Saturday night. They’ll be featuring some of the songs from their latest CD that came out in October.

Monticello Opera House Going Strong at 125

Oct 3, 2014

Monticello Opera House Going Strong at 125

Monticello’s historic opera house will be serving up a tasty musical buffet this Friday and Saturday.  Tom Flanigan reports the event will become a future “From the Heart Music Hour” on WFSU-TV.

Growing up in Pensacola during the sixties, Jim White was exposed to a surprising variety of musical influences.

“There was one radio station in town that played popular music and it played anything from schlock psychedlia to straight-up-country like Bobbi Gentry to the series of Motown artists that came out to pop, rock…it played everything.”