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Straight from the Heart: Timeless Music from the 60s & 70s

Monday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m. — Join Tony Orlando and Dawn and others for musical memories from the 60s and 70s.

Straight from the Heart: Timeless Music from the 60s & 70s

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A program musical memories featuring many of the singers and songs heard on the radio during the 60s and 70s, Straight from The Heart opens with Tony Orlando and Dawn reuniting to perform the theme song of many homecomings, “Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree.”   Tony and Dawn are followed by another group acclaimed for their vocal harmonies, The Fifth Dimension, who perform “Up, Up and Away” and “Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In.”   

Dionne Warwick, one of America’s best-loved singers, is right at home on the Timeless stage, performing two of her biggest hits: “I’ll Never Fall in Love Again” and “I’ll Never Love This Way Again.”   Next onstage is singer BJ Thomas with his rendition of the Hank Williams classic “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry,” followed by his hit “Hooked on a Feeling.” He closes his set with the Academy Award-winning song “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head” from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, which hit No. 1 on the Billboard chart in 1970.  

The velvety voiced Lou Rawls gets the crowd dancing with his big hit “Lady Love,” followed by Debby Boone performing her 70s hit “You Light Up My Life.” The close harmony of The Association is featured on “Never My Love,” followed by Peaches and Herb with “Reunited.” Tony and Dawn return with a selection of their number one hits including “Candida,” “Knock Three Times” and “Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose.” Finally, the entire legendary lineup of performers joins together onstage for a rousing reprise of “Tie a Yellow Ribbon.”

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