Pemberville Opera House kicks off it’s 7th season of
Live! In The House
September 6, 7:30 pm with Bluegrass!!!
The Rick Prater Band
Rick Prater shares a cultural heritage with many of the top
names in Bluegrass music. A native son of Knott County, Kentucky, Rick has absorbed the sounds of his home and combines this
with original musical ideas to form a unique traditional sound. Having played Bluegrass the biggest part of his life he honed
the craft with local and regional groups in Southeastern Kentucky. Rick moved back to his home in Kentucky in 2010 after living
several years in Indiana. With this move came a reorganization of his band, formerly known as Rick Prater & The Midnight
Travelers, now becoming The Rick Prater Band.
of the great soul singers in Bluegrass today, Rick lives every word while singing a song, often keeping the audience
on the edge of their seats, delivering the lyrics in his own characteristic way.
His strong rhythm guitar, as well as an occasional lead, is the perfect complement to Rick’s vocal style and forms the
band’s foundation of sound. Rick Prater has been well received at the large number of Bluegrass festivals and personal
appearances he plays each year.
a good, fast-paced show of traditional Bluegrass, Rick is always eager to take requests and to please the audience. In addition
to his normal Bluegrass shows, Rick delivers a Bluegrass Gospel program that has earned him many compliments and touched many
Rick and The Midnight Travelers
have appeared numerous times on RFD-TV’s “The Cumberland Highlanders Show” and been featured in the “Notes
and Queries” column in Bluegrass Unlimited magazine. The Rick Prater Band performs Bluegrass music in its own way. When
the band appears at your event, the audience
be captivated by a good, wholesome, family show. The band doesn’t rely on gimmicks. There is no smoke and mirrors or
fancy light shows, just real traditional Bluegrass music, played from the heart, for real people.
featuring Larry Martin on Banjo and Baritone vocals,
Brian Scott on Mandolin and Tenor
John Arms on the Bass Fiddle
All shows are the
first Saturday of each month thru May! Tickets are $10. Each or season tickets are available for only $75.00.
Tickets are available at Beeker’s General Store or by contacting Carol
at 419-287-4848 or email@example.com More information is available at www.pembervilleoperahouse.org
tickets now!!! Available at Beeker's General Store or call Carol 419-287-4848