- Songs for Sound – Hear the Music Tour
- When: Thursday, October 9, at 6 p.m.
- Where: Big Bang Dueling Piano Bar
- Door time: 5:45 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees
- $15 for general admission for one (up to $22.50 value)
- $20 for general admission for two (up to $45 value)
- $25 for VIP seating plus hors d’oeuvres for one (up to $50 value)
- $35 for VIP seating plus hors d’oeuvres for two (up to $85 value)
Songs for Sound Hear the Music Tour
- The cause: to benefit Songs for Soldiers, which raises awareness of cochlear implants and hearing loss in soldiers and veterans
- The soulful balladeer: singer-songwriter Betsey Long
- What she’s lent her voice to: Miranda Lambert’s Grammy-winning album Fastest Girl in Town
- Where you’ve heard songs she’s penned: the Lifetime Network’s Steel Magnolias and Keeping Up With the Kardashians
- Kin cred: her grandpa played with Dolly Parton and her dad played with Aretha Franklin
- The bluesy, self-taught pianist: singer-songwriter Andrew Pates
- Who he’s lent his lyrics to: Neil Thrasher, Wendell Mobley, Tom Shapiro
- The influences he lists: “My daddy and Billy Payne”
- Kin cred: Andrew started out in a family band called The Pates
Big Bang Dueling Piano Bar
401 N Front St.
Columbus, OH 43215Get Directions