Tuesday, October 6, 2015
On Saturday, October 17th, the Grand Junction Rockestra rocks Robinson Theater at Colorado Mesa University with their fall themed concert “I LOVE ROCK N’ ROLL!”. All songs on the setlist for the evening contain the word(s) love, rock or roll in the title.
The concert begins at 7:30pm and will feature hits from Billy Joel, Led Zeppelin, Tina Turner, Queen, .38 Special, BB King, Huey Lewis & The News, ZZ Top and many more. See complete setlist below.
The evening begins with beer and wine sales at 6:30pm courtesy of Breckenridge Brewery and Grande River Vineyards. Beer and wine will also be for sale at intermission.
Rockestra singers Josh Allen, Dylan Cox, Katie Walters and Jeena Williams all return to the stage for another rockin’ evening! The concert will also feature special appearances by recently retired Rockestra vocalist Rich Lyon and local singer/songwriter Tony Rosario.
I Wanna Rock – Twisted Sister
Old Time Rock & Roll – Bob Seger
It’s Still Rock & Roll To Me – Billy Joel
Cry Love – Tony Rosario
Rock & Roll/Whole Lotta Love – Led Zeppelin
I Just Want to Make Love To You – Etta James
Let the Good Times Roll – BB King
What’s Love Got to Do With It? – Tina Turner
The Heart of Rock And Roll – Huey Lewis and the News
Love Runs Out – One Republic
Radar Love – Golden Earring
Addicted To Love – Robert Palmer
Rock & Roll, Hoochie Koo – Rick Derringer
Rockin’ Into the Night – .38 Special
I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
Heard It In A Love Song – Marshall Tucker Band
Somebody To Love – Jefferson Airplane
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Crazy In Love – Beyonce
Gimme All Your Lovin’ – ZZ Top
Great seats are still available and can be purchased online at GJSO.org, by calling 243-6787 or visiting the Grand Junction Symphony office at 414 Main Street, Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm. They can also be purchased from the Robinson Theater box office the night of the concert beginning at 6:30pm.
All seating is reserved and tickets are $20 and $25.
Formed in 2011 by Colorado Mesa University Music Department Head Dr. Calvin Hofer, the Grand Junction Rockestra is the only professional Rock & Roll Orchestra west of the Missouri River. They perform classic rock and roll with a symphonic twist. All funds raised by the Grand Junction Rockestra benefit the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra and the Colorado Mesa University Music Dept.