Tonic Sol-fa to Perform at State Street Theater

NEW ULM — Tonic Sol-fa, a ground-breaking Minnesota acappella ensemble, will perform at the State Street Theater, 1 North State Street in New Ulm, on Thursday, Aug. 16 at 7 p.m.

The Emmy Award-winning ensemble is known as a leader in the world of vocal music for their arrangements and multi-million selling compositions.

Tonic Sol-fa began at St. John’s University in Collegeville and includes lead vocalist Shaun Johnson, tenor and vocal percussionist, Greg Bannwarth, baritone and percussionist/vocal percussionist, Theo Brown, and bass, Jared Dove.

Together the group reached national prominence with appearances on NBC’s Today Show and in Newsweek magazine. Along the way, they shared the stage with a number of notable performers including Jay Leno, Jeff Foxworthy and Weird Al Yankovic. They were recently inducted in the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame.

Tickets for the show are $15 pre-sale and $20 at the door and can be purchased at the Best Western, New Ulm Chamber of Commerce, Hy-Vee, and online at