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Bobby McFerrin Ticket Update

Bobby McFerrin’s  Friday March 28 concert is sold out. There are tickets still available for Thursday March 27 at 8:00 pm. To access tickets, please click the ‘Tickets’ tab on this website, and fill out the form under ‘Questions’. DO NOT leave voice mails with ticket requests. Thank you.


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Update on Ticket Availability for Bobby McFerrin

Posted Friday March, 14, 2014 –  An update on ticket availability for Bobby McFerrin concerts. There are a very limited number of tickets available for the Friday March 28 concert. We expect these to be accessed early the week of March 17. There are tickets available for the concert Thursday March 27. Ticketing will continue on campus as long as tickets are available. Members of the community at large are invited to request tickets for Thursday March 27 by sending a check and a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Vail Series, PO Box 810, Granville OH 43023. Please note Vail Series March 27 on the memo line. Ticket requests will be filled in the order they are received, as tickets are available. If we are unable to fill your request, we will return your check to you.


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Bobby McFerrin Ticket Information!

We are excited to welcome Vail favorite Bobby McFerrin back to the Denison campus for two concerts!

March 27 8:00 pm featuring the Gospel Choir (except for a small number who will be a part of the Friday choir) and a modern dance ensemble

March 28 8:00 pm featuring a combined choir of a small contingent from the Gospel Choir,  the Chamber Singers, the four a cappella groups on campus, and an African dance ensemble.

A 7-piece student/faculty instrumental ensemble will be accompanying Mr. McFerrin on selected numbers both nights, and of course you’ll experience plenty of his signature solo works.

Ticket Distribution Dates

Please note that tickets will be distributed on a first come-first served basis, as detailed below. When the concerts are sold out, ticket distribution will cease.

Thursday March 6      STUDENTS ONLY Ticket pick-up

Slayter Hall 2nd Floor 10:30 am until 3:30 pm

Limit one ticket per student – choice of either performance

Thursday March 13    Students, Currently Active Faculty and Staff, retirees and emeriti ticket pick-up at:

Slayter Hall 10:30 am until 3:30 pm

Burke Hall Lobby 10:30 until 12:30 pm

Mitchell Center Lobby 2:00 until 4:00 pm

OR until both concerts are sold out.

Currently Active Faculty and Staff, retirees and emeriti are limited to 2 tickets total, either two tickets for one performance – or one ticket for each of the two performances

Friday March 14         If tickets are still available, ticketing continues for students, currently active faculty and staff, retirees and emeriti

Slayter Hall 2nd Floor  10:30 am until 3:30 pm

Monday March 17     Ticketing continues if tickets are available; requests received from the community at large will be honored on first come-first served basis. Community members are encouraged to apply for tickets as they would for other Vail Series concert and they will be processed as tickets are available, as received, beginning this date.


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Thanks-Bobby McFerrin next!

The Julian Lage Trio concert was an overwhelming success! Many thanks to those who attended and enjoyed the artistry of not only Julian Lage but also bassist Jorge Roeder and percussionist Tupac Mantilla. What extraordinary talents!

Bobby McFerrin’s appearance as the final Vail Series artist of 2013-2014 has been expanded to two nights. Bobby McFerrin will appear at 8:00 pm Thursday, March 27 and 8:00 pm Friday March 28. We are excited to have Mr. McFerrin be joined on stage by many student choirs, student dancers and a student instrumental ensemble. We expect strong demand for tickets to each night and will communicate ticketing protocol not later than March 1, 2014.