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Craig Concert Association opens Sunday with Neil Diamond tribute act

Craig Daily Press Staff Report

"A Tribute to Neil Diamond" featuring Denny Diamond and sons Lucas and Spenser is the first installment of the Craig Concert Association's 2015-16 season, with a performance taking place at 7 p.m. Sunday at Moffat County High School.

The Craig Concert Association's 2015-16 season debuts Sunday.

If you go

Craig Concert Association: A Tribute to Neil Diamond

7 p.m. Sunday

Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane

— Membership for the season is $40 for adults, $35 for seniors, $10 for students and $90 for a family that includes two adults and limitless children. A single show is $20 for adults and seniors and $10 for students. The rest of the season includes A Southeast Alaskan Odyssey Feb. 6; "Those Were the Days," with William Florien March 1; and Brassfire with Jens Lindemann April 29. For more information on any acts, visit alliedconcertservices.com or call 970-824-3396.

The first act of the year for the annual series is "A Tribute to Neil Diamond." The show features tribute artist Denny Diamond and sons Lucas and Spenser paying homage to one of the great performers of our time with renditions of "I'm a Believer," "Cracklin' Rosie," "Sweet Caroline" and more, as well as favorites from the likes of Buddy Holly and Johnny Cash.

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This will be the first of four shows of the season and the only one of the fall. The following shows will feature family string band A Southeast Alaskan Odyssey in February; the folk rock music compilation "Those Were the Days," by former New Christy Minstrels lead singer, William Florien in March; and Brassfire, featuring trumpeter Jens Lindemann in April.

Prices for membership for the season are $40 for adults, $35 for seniors, $10 for students and $90 for a family that includes two adults and limitless children.

A single show is $20 for adults and seniors and $10 for students, but the membership price is well worth it, said CCA's Arloa Gerber.

A reciprocal value allows those who pay for the series to attend any performance in the Allied Concert Services lineup, found in 13 total locations in Colorado — with other Western Slope sites in Grand Junction, Delta, Montrose and Glenwood Springs — and in 15 other states, including Wyoming, New Mexico, Kansas and NebraskaAllied Concert Services lineup, found in 13 total locations in Colorado — with other Western Slope sites in Grand Junction, Delta, Montrose and Glenwood Springs — and in 15 other states, including Wyoming, New Mexico, Kansas and Nebraska..

Allied Concert Services lineup, found in 13 total locations in Colorado — with other Western Slope sites in Grand Junction, Delta, Montrose and Glenwood Springs — and in 15 other states, including Wyoming, New Mexico, Kansas and Nebraska.

"You can't get a better bargain, and they are always really good, quality performers," Gerber said.

All local shows take place at 7 p.m. at the Moffat County High School auditorium.

For more information about CCA, call 970-824-3396.

If you go

Craig Concert Association: A Tribute to Neil Diamond

7 p.m. Sunday

Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane

— Membership for the season is $40 for adults, $35 for seniors, $10 for students and $90 for a family that includes two adults and limitless children. A single show is $20 for adults and seniors and $10 for students. The rest of the season includes A Southeast Alaskan Odyssey Feb. 6; “Those Were the Days,” with William Florien March 1; and Brassfire with Jens Lindemann April 29. For more information on any acts, visit alliedconcertservices.com or call 970-824-3396.

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