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Gene & Shelley Enlow Recital Hall at Kean Presents GRAMMY® Award Winner Sharon Isbin

UNION, NJ - The Gene & Shelley Enlow Recital Hall at Kean University presents GRAMMY® Award winner Sharon Isbin in concert on Saturday, December 4, at 7:30 p.m. Enlow Hall is a new concert hall with precision acoustics. The stunning 300-seat concert space creates an intimate performance experience for audiences with close proximity to the lineup of world-class musicians.

Classical guitarist Sharon Isbin received a 2010 GRAMMY® Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance for her CD Journey to the New World (Sony). She is the first guitarist in 43 years to receive a second classical GRAMMY®, and the only classical artist to perform in the 52nd Annual Awards.

Isbin recently performed at the White House for President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, is featured on the soundtrack of the Academy Award-winning movie The Departed and has given sold-out performances internationally in the world’s greatest halls, including Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center, Boston Symphony Hall, Washington D.C.’s Kennedy Center and many more.

This appearance is sponsored by Bare Escentuals®. Enlow Hall is located on the East Campus of Kean University at 215 North Avenue in Hillside, N.J. Tickets are $40 and are available by calling 908.737.SHOW (7469), and online at enlowhall.kean.edu.