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Win Tickets to Natalie Merchant with the Oregon Symphony

Put your name in the hat for two tix to Natalie Merchant with the Symphony on Thursday, October 4.

By Jonathan Frochtzwajg September 27, 2012

Indigo Girls (November 9), Johnny Mathis (December 22), Roberta Flack (February 14, 2013)—the Oregon Symphony doesn't invite just any artist from the pop-music world to be backed by its masterful musicians. Indeed, taking the stage with Oregon's premier orchestra at the Schnitz Thursday, October 4, Natalie Merchant will become a member of a pretty elite club.

Not that she needs the resume entry: the songstress and erstwhile 10,000 Maniacs frontwoman has amassed critical accolades and an enormous fan following over her three-decade career.

We got to hear what she could do with a string section on 1993's Unplugged album. But what will she do with horns, woodwinds, and percussion, too? 

This contest is now closed. Tickets are available through the Oregon Symphony.

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