KAR Front Seat goes virtual as students chat with industry professionals. Interested in tuning in? Register for free above and you will receive a Zoom link prior to March 29.
About the Presenter
Adam Ollendorff is a Nashville-based songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has toured and recorded with Kacey Musgraves, Will Hoge and John Oates and appeared on recordings by J.D. McPherson and Carrie Underwood. Playing guitar, Dobro and pedal steel guitar, he has shared stages with Loretta Lynn, Willie Nelson and Katy Perry and appeared on the CMA Awards, the Grammy Awards, Late Show with David Letterman and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. As a songwriter, he has collaborated with Natalie Hemby, Jim Lauderdale and Maren Morris and co-wrote the title cut of Keb’ Mo’s 2019 holiday album, Moonlight, Mistletoe & You, which spent four weeks at #1 on the Billboard blues chart. Ollendorff also serves as Community Outreach and Music Programs Manager at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
About KAR Front Seat
Sponsored by KAR Global, the Center's KAR Front Seat program invites small groups of students with interests in the performing arts to talk with seasoned performers and production professionals about the influences and experiences that brought them where they are today.
High school or college students interested in the performing arts may apply to be part of the conversation by submitting a question they would like to ask during the event. Please also include student name, grade level, and name of school currently attending, to Outreach@TheCenterPresents.org. Questions should be submitted by January 13. Ten students will be selected to interact with the Performing arts professional.
As the pandemic continues, ticket buyers agree to follow all safety protocols in the Center's venues, including face coverings and physical distancing. Buyers also accept responsibility for any risk associated with the visit.