The 2015 Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Concert

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The Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame (OMHOF) will host a special celebratory concert to recognize the 2015 OMHOF inductees on March 14 at 8:00 p.m. at the Freeland Center for the Performing Arts in Bristow. The induction ceremony and concert will feature performances by many of the honored artists.

This year’s inductees for their contribution to music include singer/songwriter and recipient of the 2009 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Tom Paxton, bluegrass fiddler and Hee Haw star Jana Jae, influential Red Dirt pioneer Tom Skinner, the Apache Tribe of Oklahoma, and the first nationally recognized cowboy band to appear on The Billboard Music Charts, Otto Gray & his Oklahoma Cowboys (posthumous). The Governor’s Award will be posthumously presented to music videographer Sherman Halsey whose credits include Tim McGraw’s “Indian Outlaw,” Brooks and Dunn’s “Hard Workin’ Man” and Taylor Swift’s “Fearless.”

V.I.P. Tickets to the ceremony will include admission to the special pre-show reception which will be held at Bolin Ford at5:30 p.m. Doors will open for general ticket holders at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are currently available for purchase throughwww.protixonline.com.

 

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Top 10 Cities With the Best Music Scenes Outside of Nashville NYC and LA – Tulsa, OK | Livability

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Tulsa, OK, continues to attract and produce musical talent, and has done so as far back as the 1930s, when King of Western Swing and Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Bob Wills relocated his band there.

Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame president and musician Jim Paul Blair agrees. As a recent guest on the Tom Skinner-hosted Wednesday Night Science Project in Tulsa, he looked around the room and counted 10 musicians who had relocated to Tulsa since he first knew them in Nashville including Skinner, Don White, Don Morris, Harley Hamm and Patrick Williams.

“Tulsa is a great music town where you can find something every night,” Blair says….

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