Typekit examples of ampersands. Wish there were more the ampersands because they always bring things together. Seriously, this is heaven sent! I also fumble through too many fonts before I find the perfect ampersand.
font - cursive for classical music concerts (opera, ballet, classical music) bold for headliners (broadway, big time singers/ musicians/ etc.) sharp for contemporary concerts (radio artists) times new roman or similar fonts for informational or articles