\r\n\r\n[caption id="attachment_28291" align="aligncenter" width="560"]<img class="size-full wp-image-28291" src="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2017\/06\/Kathy-Mattea-Main.jpg" alt="" width="560" height="350" \/> Kathy Mattea will return to Carnegie Hall on Sept. 15 with longtime collaborator Bill Cooley.[\/caption]\r\n\r\nCarnegie Hall will open its 2017-2018 Mainstage Season with Grammy award winner and WV Music Hall of Fame inductee Kathy Mattea featuring longtime collaborator Bill Cooley. The performances of this season will explore the intricacies of \u201cThe Craft of the Song.\u201d\r\n<ul>\r\n \t<li>Sept. 15: The Acoustic Living Room: Songs &Stories with Kathy Mattea featuring Bill Cooley<\/li>\r\n \t<li>Oct. 13: An Evening with Junior Brown<\/li>\r\n \t<li>Nov. 10: Nobuntu<\/li>\r\n \t<li>Dec. 1: WV Symphony Orchestra \u201cHome for the Holidays\u201d<\/li>\r\n \t<li>Feb. 16: Melissa Aldana<\/li>\r\n \t<li>Mar. 16: Sammy Miller & the Congregation<\/li>\r\n \t<li>Apr. 13: Robin &L inda Williams<\/li>\r\n \t<li>May 11: Mipso<\/li>\r\n<\/ul>\r\nWith musical genres ranging from classic country to indie Americana and a capella world music to jazz, Carnegie Hall continues to fulfill its mission of presenting artistic programs that appeal to a diverse audience.\r\n\r\nCurrent season ticket holders may renew now. New season tickets may be purchased beginning July 6. Tickets will go on sale for Carnegie Hall members and sponsor tickets may be redeemed beginning July 25. Tickets will go on sale to the general public Aug. 15.\r\n\r\nFor more information, visit www.carnegiehallwv.org or call the box office at 304-645-7917.