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  • A list of past performances at Fraze Pavilion since 1991

    Since 1991 hundreds of performances have taken place on the Fraze Pavilion stage. Looking back, we’ve compiled a list for you to see. We divided it into two lists — one for national tours and another one for local & regional artists. Some have performed here once, while others have made return engagements. Take a stroll down Memory Lane … and count how many you have attended.


    “1964” The Tribute (2005)
    3 Doors Down (2015)
    “Jesus Christ Superstar”
    “Rocky Horror Picture Show”
    38 Special (2011)
    A Tribute to Abbey Road (2001)
    A. J. Croce (1994)
    Abba – The Music (2004)
    Acoustic Alchemy
    Air Supply (2011)
    Al Green (2002)
    Alabama (2013)
    Alan Jackson (2014)
    Alex Angelo
    Alex Bugnon
    Alice Cooper (2006, 2010, 2011, 2016)
    Alison Krauss & Union Station (2011)
    All-4-One (2016)
    All Jacked Up (2014)
    Ambrosia (2012)
    America (1997, 2006, 2012)
    Amici (1998)
    Andy Grammer (2016)
    Anne Akiko Meyers (2000)
    Anne Murray (2001)
    Aretha Franklin (1994)
    Arlo Guthrie
    Art Garfunkel (1998)
    Artie Shaw Orchestra (2001)
    Arturo Sandoval (1999)
    Ashton Shepherd
    Asia with John Payne
    Atlanta Rhythm Section (2016)
    Audio Adrenaline (2016)
    Audra McDonald (2000)
    Average White Band
    B.B. King (1999, 2006)
    B. J. Thomas (2015)
    Bachman and Turner (2010)
    Backstreet Boys (2008)
    Bad Medicine (2008)
    Ball in the House
    Banu Gibson & New Orleans Hot Jazz (1992)
    Barenaked Ladies (2012)
    Barry Manilow (1993, 1995)
    Beau Jocque and The Zydeco Hi-Rollers
    Beta Wolf
    Bebe Winans (2012)
    Béla Fleck & The Flecktones (1995, 2007)
    Ben E. King (1999)
    Ben Folds
    Better Than Ezra (2015)
    Big Bad Voodoo Daddy (2003)
    Big Head Todd & The Monsters
    Big Sam’s Funky Nation (2012)
    Big Shot (2009)
    Billy Idol (2010)
    Billy Squier (2009)
    Black Crowes (2009)
    Blaine Larsen (2007)
    Blake Shelton (2010)
    Blondie (2010)
    Blood, Sweat and Tears
    Blue Mountain (1999)
    Blue Oyster Cult (2009)
    Blues Traveler
    Bob Dylan (2011, 2016)
    Bob James (2013)
    Bobby “Blue” Bland
    Bo Bice (2016)
    Boney James (1998, 1999, 2001, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2014)
    Bonnie Raitt
    Booker T & The MG’s
    Boomer Esiason
    Boozoo Chavis
    Boston Pops conducted by Keith Lockhart
    Boz Scaggs
    Brass Tracks
    Brave Combo
    Brenda Russell
    Brian Culbertson (2009)
    Brian McComas
    Brian Setzer Orchestra
    Brian Simpson
    Bruce Hornsby
    Bruce In the USA
    Bryan Adams (2015)
    Buckwheat Zydeco
    Buddy Guy
    Burt Bacharach (1992)
    Cab Calloway Orchestra
    Canned Heat
    Capitol Steps
    Carlene Carter
    Carolina Chocolate Drops
    Caroline Kohl (2015)
    Carrot Top
    Casey Abrams (2014)
    Casting Crowns
    Cathy & Marcy
    CeCe Winans
    Chaka Khan
    Charlie Musselwhite
    Charlie Puth (2016)
    Cheap Trick (2010)
    Cherish the Ladies
    Chris Botti
    Chris Isaak
    Chris Stapleton (2014)
    Christopher Cross
    Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band
    Chubby Checker (2015)
    Chuck Mangione
    Chuck Negron (2014)
    Cincinnati Pops
    CJ Chenier
    Classic Albums Live: David Bowie (2016)
    Clay Aiken
    Clint Black
    Coach Bob Knight
    Colbie Calliat
    Colin Hay
    Collin Raye (2016)
    Count Basie Orchestra
    Cowboy Junkies
    Craig Chaquico
    Crosby, Stills & Nash
    Cutting Crew (2014)
    Damon Troy
    Dan Fogelberg
    Darius Rucker
    Dark Star Orchestra
    Dave Koz (2002, 2004, 2005, 2009, 2012)
    Dave Mason
    Dave Rudolf (1999)
    Dave Stewart (2008)
    David Benoit
    David Cassidy (2004)
    David Gray (2012)
    David Grisman Quintet (1997)
    David Sanborn (1993, 1997, 2000, 2009, 2011, 2013)
    Debby Campbell (2016)
    Deep Blue Organ Trio
    Dennis DeYoung (2002)
    Derek Trucks
    Diana Krall (2004, 2009, 2015)
    Dion (2010)
    Dionne Warwick (1992)
    Dirtie Blonde
    Diva (1997, 1998)
    Dolly Parton (1993)
    Donald Fagen (2012)
    Don McLean (2002)
    Donna Summer (2005)
    Doobie Brothers (2007, 2011)
    Dorsey Brothers Orchestra (1993)
    Double Trouble
    Down to the Bone
    Dr. Hook
    Dr. John
    Drake White and The Big Fire
    Draw the Line (2008)
    Dukes of September (2012)
    Duran Duran (2005)
    Dwight Yoakam (2006)
    Earl Klugh (2009, 2012)
    Earth, Wind and Fire
    Eddie Brookshire Quintet (2014)
    Eddie Money
    Edie Brickell
    Edgar Winter Group
    Elizabeth Cook
    Elvis Costello & The Imposters
    Elvis Costello & The Sugarcanes
    Emmylou Harris
    Eric Darius
    Eric Johnson
    Euge Groove
    Eve 6 (2015)
    Everette Harp
    Faith Hill
    Flo & Eddie (2014, 2015, 2016)
    Fo\Mo\Deep (2016)
    Francesca Battistelli (2015)
    Frank Cappelli
    Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
    Freddie Jackson
    Gabe Dixon Band
    Garrison Keillor
    Gary Allen
    Gary Lee Jeffries Band (2014)
    Gary Lewis & The Playboys
    Gary Puckett & The Union Gap
    Gary Wright
    Gavin DeGraw
    General Colin Powell
    General Guinness Band
    Generation of Faith
    Geno Delafose & French Rockin Boogie
    George Benson
    George Carlin
    George Duke
    George Jones
    George Thorogood & The Destroyers
    Gerald Albright
    Get The Led Out
    Glenn Miller Orchestra
    Goo Goo Dolls
    Gordon Lightfoot
    Gov’t Mule
    Grand Funk Railroad
    Gregg Allman
    Gregg Bissonette (2014)
    Gregg Karukas
    Gregg Rolie (2014)
    Guy Lombardo’s Royal Canadians
    Hal Ketchum
    Hall & Oates
    Hank Williams Jr.
    Hard Day’s Night
    Harlem Gospel Choir
    Harry Belafonte
    Harry Connick, Jr
    Henry Lee Summer
    Herbie Hancock
    Herman’s Hermits
    Heroes of Woodstock
    Hollywood Nights (2015)
    Hollywood Vampires (2016)
    Hootie & The Blowfish
    Howard Hewitt
    Howard Jones
    Howie Day
    Howie Mandel
    Hot Chelle Rae
    Huey Lewis & The News
    Hunter Hayes
    Il Divo
    Indigo Girls
    Jack Ingram
    Jack Jones
    Jackie Greene
    Jackson Browne
    Jake Owen (2016)
    James Dapogny’s Chicago Jazz Band
    James Hunter
    James Ingram
    James Otto
    James Taylor
    Jamie Wight’s New Orleans Joymakers
    Jane Monheit
    Janis Ian
    Jars of Clay
    Javier Colon
    Jazz Funk Soul (2016)
    Jeff Foxworthy
    Jeff Golub (1998)
    Jeff Lorber
    Jeffrey Osborne
    Jessica Andrews
    Jethro Tull
    Jim Brickman (2000)
    Jim Gaffigan (2016)
    Jim Lauderdale
    Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra
    Jo Dee Messina
    Joan Baez
    Joe Bonamassa
    Joe Cocker
    Joe Diffie
    Joe Ely
    Joe Firstman
    Joel Crouse (2014)
    Joe Sample (1997)
    John Denver
    John Fogerty
    John Ford Coley
    John Hammond
    John Kay and Steppenwolf
    John Mayer
    John Pizzarelli
    John Tesh
    John Waite
    Johnny Mathis
    Jonathan Butler
    Jonathan Fritzen (2016)
    Jonny Lang
    Josh Turner
    Joshua Tree Band
    Judy Collins
    k.d. lang
    Kathy Mattea
    Katy Tiz
    KC and the Sunshine Band
    Keb’ Mo’
    Kelly Richey Band
    Kelly Sweet
    Kenny “Babyface” Edmunds
    Kenny G
    Kenny Lattimore (2015)
    Kenny Loggins
    Kenny Rogers
    Kenny Wayne Shepherd
    Kick-N-Flava (2014)
    KIDZ Bop Live
    Kim Richey
    Kim Simmonds
    Kim Waters
    Kirk Whalum
    KoKo Taylor
    Kool and The Gang
    Kris Kristofferson
    Kristian Bush (2016)
    Kristin Chenoweth (2015)
    Lady Antebellum
    Ladysmith Black Mambazo (2016)
    Lao Tizer Quartet (2014)
    Larry Elgart & The Manhattan Swing Orchestra
    Let’s Hang On (2014)
    Levon Helm
    Lil’ Brian & The Zydeco Travelers
    Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
    Linda Arnold
    Linda Davis (2016)
    Linda Ronstadt with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
    Liquid Soul
    Lisa Haley & The Zydekats (2016)
    Little Anthony & the Imperials
    Little Big Town
    Little Feat
    Little River Band
    Live Bait
    Livingston Taylor
    Loggins and Messina
    Lonnie Brooks
    Lorrie Morgan
    Los Lobos
    Lou Rawls
    Love and Theft (2016)
    Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
    Lyle Lovett
    Lynyrd Skynyrd
    Madcat & Kane
    Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens
    Manhattan Transfer
    Marc Antoine
    Marcus Miller
    Mark Chestnutt
    Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad
    Mark Knopfler
    Mark Lindsay of Paul Revere & The Raiders
    Maroon 5
    Martha Davis and The Motels (2014)
    Martina McBride
    Marvin Hamlisch
    Mary Chapin Carpenter
    Mary Wilson
    Mavis Staples
    Maynard Ferguson
    Melissa Etheridge
    Michael Bolton
    Michael Bublé
    Michael Cristopher Band (2016)
    Michael Johnson
    Michael McDonald
    Michael Tolcher
    Micky Dolenz
    Mighty Clouds of Joy
    Mike Ruocco
    Mike Sanchez
    Mike Wate Quarter (2016)
    Mindi Abair
    Mingus Big Band
    Miranda Cosgrove
    Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels
    Montgomery Gentry (2015)
    Mountain Heart
    My Crazy Girlfriend
    My Girl Friday (2014)
    Myron Floren & His Orchestra
    Naked Eyes
    Nancy Cartwright
    Nashville Mandolin Ensemble
    Nashville Star Tour
    Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas
    Natural Wonder (2016)
    Neville Brothers
    New Hollow
    Newsboys (2016)
    Night Ranger
    Nina Storey
    Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
    Norah Jones
    Norman Brown
    Norris Turney & Friends
    North Mississippi All Stars
    O.A.R. (2016)
    Old Crow Medicine Show (2015)
    One: A Celebration of U2 (2014)
    Over The Rhine
    Pat Benatar
    Pat Metheny
    Pat Travers
    Patti Austin
    Patty Loveless
    Patty Smyth & Scandal
    Paul Anka
    Paul Rodgers
    Paul Taylor
    Paul Thorn
    Peabo Bryson
    Penn & Teller
    Pete Rose
    Peter Cincotti
    Peter Frampton
    Peter White (2001)
    Peter, Paul and Mary
    Phil Perry
    Poncho Sanchez
    Popa Chubby
    Prairie Home Companion
    Preservation Hall Jazz Band
    Pure Prairie League (2016)
    R5 (2015)
    Rachel Platten (2016)
    Randy Travis
    Ray Charles
    Ray LaMontagne
    Reba (2015)
    REO Speedwagon
    Resurrection (2015)
    Richard Elliot
    Richard Marx
    Richard Page (2014)
    Richard Thompson Trio (2016)
    Rick Braun
    Rick Derringer
    Rick Springfield
    Riders in the Sky
    Ringo Starr & His All Star Band (2014)
    Robbie Dupree
    Robert Cray
    Robert Earl Keen
    Robert Randolph & The Family Band
    Rodney Atkins (2016)
    Ronnie Milsap
    Room 4-Eight
    Roomful of Blues
    Rosie Ledet
    Rubix Kube
    Rufus Wainwright
    Salt N Pepa (2016)
    Sammy Kaye Orchestra
    Sanctus Real
    Sandi Patti
    Sara Watkins
    Savannah Jack
    Scotty Bratcher Band
    Shawn Colvin
    Shawn Mullins
    SHeDAISY (2006)
    Sheila E
    Sheryl Crow
    Sidewalk Prophets (2016)
    Signs of Life: The Essence of Pink Floyd (2016)
    Simply Diamond (2014)
    Sister Sledge
    Sixpence None the Richer
    Smokey Robinson
    Smothers Brothers
    Solomon Burke
    Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes
    Spyro Gyra
    Squirrel Nut Zippers
    Smashmouth (2014)
    Spinderella (2016)
    Starship featuring Mickey Thomas
    Steely Dan
    Steep Canyon Rangers
    Steepwater Band
    Stephen Bishop (2015)
    Steve Earle
    Steve Lukather (2014)
    Steve Martin
    Steve Miller Band
    Steve Riley
    Steve Winwood
    Straight No Chaser
    Street Corner Symphony
    Street Drum Corps
    Sugar Ray
    Susan Tedeschi
    Susan Werner
    Sweet Honey In The Rock (2016)
    Tania Maria
    Tanya Tucker
    Taylor Dayne
    Teddy Geiger
    Ted Nugent
    Ten Years After
    Tequila Sunrise
    Terrance Simien
    Terry Myers Orchestra
    The Association
    The Atomic Punks (2008, 2016)
    The Avalons (2016)
    The Avett Brothers (2012, 2014)
    The B-52s
    The Beach Boys (2009, 2011)
    The Braxton Brothers
    The Buckinghams
    The Chenille Sisters
    The Cowsills (2015)
    The Crusaders
    The Duke Robillard Band
    The Fixx
    The Four Freshman
    The Four Lads
    The Four Tops
    The Fresh Beat Band
    The Funk Brothers
    The Go-Go’s
    The Grass Roots
    The Greencards
    The Guess Who
    The Henningsens
    The Ink Spots
    The Irish Rovers
    The Johnny Winter Band
    The Lettermen
    The Marshall Tucker Band (2015)
    The Menus
    The Moody Blues
    The New Xavier Cugat Orchestra
    The Ohio Players
    The Outfield
    The Prodigals
    The Purple Experience (2014)
    The Rippingtons featuring Russ Freeman
    The Romantics
    The Score (2016)
    The Spencer Davis Group (2016)
    The Spinners
    The Temptations
    The Turtles
    The Van-Dells
    The Werks
    The Wolfe Brothers (2016)
    The Yellowjackets
    Those Darn Accordions
    Three Dog Night
    Tito Puente
    Todd Rundgren
    Tom Chapin
    Tom Jones
    Tommy Castro Band
    Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
    Tommy Tutone
    Thompson Square (2016)
    Tone Loc (2016)
    Trace Adkins
    Tracy Lawrence
    Travis Tritt
    Trisha Yearwood
    Trout Fishing in America
    Umphrey’s McGee
    Uncle Kracker
    Uriah Heep
    Us The Duo (2016)
    Vanilla Ice (2016)
    Victor Borge
    Vince Andrews Band
    Vince Gill
    Vincent Ingala (2016)
    Von Trapp Children
    Walter Beasley
    Wayman Tisdale
    Wayne Newton
    Wayne Toups
    Weird Al Yankovic
    Who’s Bad (2015)
    Will Downing (2014)
    Willie Nelson
    Woody Herman Orchestra
    Young MC (2016)
    ZZ Top


    122nd Army Band (2014)
    24/7 Party Band (2008)
    2nd Wind Band (2016)
    90 Proof Twang (2014)
    Adam Andrews Band (2015)
    After Midnight
    Albert Cummings (2014)
    Alligator Stew
    American Gyspy
    Antioch Shrine Temple Brass Band
    Arnett Howard (2014)
    Atticus Finch
    BackBeat (2004)
    Bayou Hot Shots
    Blue Fury (2016)
    Blue Lunch
    Blue Mountain (1999)
    Blues At Last (2015)
    Bob McGrath
    Brass Tracks (2014)
    Bucktown Pianos with Frank French & Scott Kirby
    Buzzard King (2016)
    Carillon Brass
    Carillon Park Band
    Centerville Community Band
    Charged Particles
    Chris Bowman
    Cincinnati Klezmer Project
    Clark Manson (2015)
    Classic Jazz Stompers
    Classic Rock Experience (2014)
    Clear Fork Bluegrass Band
    Code Blue Band
    Columbus Jazz Orchestra
    Columbus Steel Drum Band
    Crazy Joe & The Mad River Outlaws
    Creole Stomp (2015)
    Curley & Q Balls
    Danger Brothers
    Dangerous Jim & The Slims
    Danny Voris Project
    David Wells (2015)
    Dayton Chamber Chorale
    Dayton Jazz Orchestra
    Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra (2002, 2003)
    Dos Locos
    Doug Hart Band
    Dry Branch Fire Squad (1995)
    Elaine & The Biscaynes
    Eldorado Band
    Eleventh Hour
    Ellie Lee
    Eric Dove & Green Light Go
    Fannigan’s Isle
    Five Rivers Metroparks Band
    Flashback Band (2016)
    Geez Cats (2015)
    Gem City Sweet Adelines
    General Guinness Band
    Generation of Faith
    Greek Tycoons
    Groove Doctor
    Hadden Sayers (2016)
    Hal Melia Quartet
    Hauer Music Swing Band
    Hotfoot Quartet
    Hot Magnolias (2016)
    Infinity Ball
    Jake & Elwood’s Blues Revue
    Jay Jesse Johnson (2016)
    Jayne Sachs Band
    Jazz Central Big Band
    Jersey (2015)
    Jim McCutcheon & Friends
    Jim Merrick
    Jimmy Thackery (2015)
    Johnny Mack Super Big Band
    Juggernaut Jug Band
    JuJu Bees
    KCB High Society Big Band
    Kelly Richey Band
    Kettering Banjo Society
    Kettering Children’s Choir
    Kettering Civic Band
    Kettering Fairmont High School Bands
    Khalid Moss
    Kiko Rio
    Knot Fibb’n
    Larry Lee & The Back in The Day Band (2015)
    Linden Davis Group (2014)
    Lou Hyll & The Westerners
    Lt. Dan’s New Legs (2014)
    Magnolia Bolthead
    Malkum Gibson
    Mama Drama (2016)
    McGuffey Lane
    Miami University Steel Band
    Miami Valley Flute Circle
    Miami Valley Jazz Lab
    Miami Valley Music Men
    Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra and Chorale
    Michael Locke
    Midnight Special
    Mike Albert & the Big “E” Band
    Mike Wade
    Mill Creek Ramblers
    Moderngroove Jazz Band (2015)
    Moscow Nights
    Muleskinner Band
    Naked Karate Girls
    Navy Band Northeast (2016)
    Neil Jacobs
    Nick Mitchell & Skeptical Cats (2015)
    Nicky Kay & His Kay-Tones
    Noah & The Stratocats
    No Regrets (2016)
    Nostalgia Band
    Ohio Lyons All State Band
    Ohio National Guard Band
    Ohio Silver
    Ohio Valley British Brass Band
    Parrots of the Caribbean
    Pavilion Big Band
    PC & The Final Verdict
    Phil Dirt & The Dozers
    Phil Dirt-Surf’s Up
    Pistol Holler (2014)
    Prairie Orchid
    Puzzle of Light
    Quartetto Gelato
    Queen City Big Band
    Queen Nation (2016)
    Randy Villars
    Reload (2015)
    Rhythm in Shoes
    Robert Sanoe featuring The Crater Creek Project – Indigo Blue (2014)
    Robin Lacy & DeZydeco
    Ronnie Baker Brooks (2016)
    Salsa Caliente
    Savoy Truffle
    Schnapps Band
    Serious Young Musicians
    Shadow Life (2016)
    Sinclair Community College Wind Symphony
    Skeptical Cats (2014)
    Smash Mouth
    Soul Express
    Sound Body Jazz Orchestra
    Southern Gospel Night
    Southern Rock Superstars (2015)
    Special Consensus
    Spyro Gyra
    Steve Free
    Systems Go!
    The Beatleburys
    The Benge Family
    The Bobcats
    The Bobs
    The Bridge
    The Common Taters
    The Devonshires (2011)
    The Dinner Dogs
    The Fries
    The Hathaways
    The Impossibles
    The Local Girls
    The Nerak Roth Patterson Band
    The Prodigals
    The Rusty Griswolds
    The Skeptical Cats
    The Sly Band (2016)
    The Stumps
    The Ukulelians
    The Vinings
    The Whammies
    This Side Up
    Ticket to Ride
    Tim Jennens
    Todd Mullins Group
    Tom Daugherty Orchestra
    Tonya Baker
    Top Brass
    Tropics Island Band
    USAF Systems Go (2015)
    U.S. Air Force Band of Flight
    U.S. Air Force Tops in Blue
    Urban Jazz Coalition
    Velvet Crush
    Voice Play (2015)
    Windjammers Circus Band
    Woot and Noot Booney
    Wright Brass (2016)
    Zydeco Fire