Audience awed & inspired by Barbara Nissman’s poetry, passion & virtuosity

On a beautiful Palm Sunday afternoon in Foxburg’s Lincoln Hall, a full house was spiritually uplifted, inspired and awed by the moving musicianship and technical virtuosity of pianist Barbara Nissman in a program, Music to Love. Performing composers whose work she has championed and recorded in her storied career – Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff, Beethoven, Chopin and … Read more

ARCA’s 2024 “Season of Inspiration”

Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts’ 2024 “Season of Inspiration” celebrates the founding vision of ARCA President Dr. Arthur Steffee and all those who for eighteen years have come together to create a community that treasures the pristine splendor of the Allegheny-Clarion River valley in Foxburg and the glorious music and art that reflects that … Read more

TAKE3 Dazzled ARCA audience w/”Where ROCK meets BACH”

On Sunday afternoon, December 17, TAKE3 trio dazzled Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts (ARCA)‘s sold-out Lincoln Hall audience with world class artistry and entertainment, bringing the refinement of their rigorous classical music backgrounds infused with rock-star charisma – in “O Holy Night”, “Ave Maria” and “Silent Night” to a “Nutcracker Medley”, “Have Yourself a Merry … Read more

TAKE3 Trio inspired A-C Valley Students w/”Where ROCK meets BACH”

With rock-star charisma the TAKE3 trio brought their energetic and virtuosic “Where ROCK meets BACH” to inspire the students from K to 12 in the Allegheny-Clarion Valley Schools on Monday, December 18 in a day of classroom workshops and assemblies, following their sold-out concert in Lincoln Hall on Sunday for Allegheny RiverStone Center for the … Read more

Incomparable Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper Thrill Sold Out audience

Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts proudly presented for its enthusiastic bluegrass loving audience 2019 Grammy Award winner MICHAEL CLEVELAND AND FLAMEKEEPER on Saturday, September 23 at 7:30 PM in Foxburg’s Lincoln Hall.  With a Grammy for his 2019 CD TALL FIDDLER and a record-setting 12 wins as Fiddle Player of the Year by the International Bluegrass … Read more

Spectacular Virtuosity & Eloquent Storytelling – Pianist Sean Chen

In a magnificent performance, the phenomenal Van Cliburn bronze medalist Pianist SEAN CHEN, dazzled the sold out audience in Foxburg’s Lincoln Hall with his virtuosity and eloquent story telling! Legendary keyboard geniuses of earlier generations took audiences on an inner journey revealing the composer’s poetic intent – as lyrically evocative emotional and musical meaning eclipsed … Read more

A-C Valley Students Amazed by Wurlitzer Informances

On Monday morning, December 12, 2022, Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts continued its successful Educational ArtReach Program in partnership with the Allegheny-Clarion Valley Schools as it bused four hundred students in grades K to 6 and the Jr. and Sr. High band and chorus for Wurlitzer theatre organ “Informances” in Foxburg’s Lincoln Hall by … Read more

InTRANSIT Band Rocks at Riverstone Estate!

Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts has presented outdoor events at picturesque RiverStone Farm since 2009 drawing large audiences from all across the six-county region – beginning with a Scottish Festival for five years, with Celtic music concerts in Lincoln Hall, outdoors on the Foxburg Green and RiverStone Farm – and featuring Scottish athletic competitions, soccer … Read more

Dazzled by The David Mayfield Parade

Still laughing from DAVID MAYFIELD’s brilliant patter about his post-COVID vacation plans… hysterical! He is an entertainer that oozes charm and personality and is infectiously energetic as the consummate showman delivering virtuosic musical performances with impressive vocal, instrumental and song-writing chops. This is what ARCA is all about – GENIUS in our midst from The David Mayfield … Read more

ARCA featured in Butler Eagle article – June 17, 2022

Thanks to new Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts (ARCA) Board members Dan and Karen Mortland for instigating the wonderful article by Eric Freehling in the Butler Eagle on June 17, 2022 which begins to tell the story of this little arts organization, created and fueled by a community of volunteers and founding/current Board members … Read more