Music in Green Country
Music is an integral part of Green Country's rich heritage. From the Tulsa Sound to Western Swing and diverse superstars like Leon Russell, The GAP Band. Patti Page and Kristin Chenoweth, Green Country is home to an eclectic mix of genres and talented musicians. Attend some of the top music festivals in the country like Rocklahoma and the Born & Raised Music Festival or more intimate music festivals like the Tallgrass Music Festival in towns across Green Country. See top national acts at Tulsa's BOK Center or in several of the large casino concert venues around Green Country or tap your toes to local musicians at Maggie's Music Box in Jenks, local bars and even marinas on several of the larger lakes. Time your visit just right and you can catch a performance by the Tulsa Symphony, the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra or the Tulsa Opera for a Classical music experience.
Visit fascinating music-themed attractions like the Woody Guthrie Center, the Bob Dylan Center and historic Cain's Ballroom where Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys once reigned atop the Western Swing genre. Tour The Church Studio where Leon Russell hosted some of the world's top musicians like Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson, JJ Cale, Bonnie Raitt, The GAP Band and more to record on his Shelter Records label.
Attend music festivals of all genres, immerse yourself in timeless music at interesting museums and attractions and listen to the sweet sounds of Green Country Oklahoma.