February 2014

Monthly Archives

  • Sarasota Concert Association Presents The Detroit Symphony Orchestra

    Sarasota Concert Association Presents The Detroit Symphony Orchestra Leonard Slatkin, Conductor Olga Kern, Guest Piano Soloist March 3, 2014  Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall The 2014 Great Performers Series concludes with an evening of exceptional music performed by the celebrated Detroit Symphony, under the baton of Leonard Slatkin, and an appearance by the dynamic young […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association Presents Sarasota Opera’s Studio Artists In a Munchtime Musicales Performance

    Sarasota Concert Association Presents Sarasota Opera’s Studio Artists In a Munchtime Musicales Performance March 19  Beatrice Friedman Symphony Center These emerging artists serve Sarasota Opera’s mainstage productions by covering the principal roles and performing supporting roles   (Sarasota, Florida) The Sarasota Concert Association is pleased to present Sarasota Opera’s Studio Artists in a Munchtime Musicales […]

  • Realize Bradenton Presents: “Stories of Valor: Honoring Veterans, Troops and their Families”

    Realize Bradenton Presents: “Stories of Valor: Honoring Veterans, Troops and their Families” April 12  McKechnie Field As part of The Legacy of Valor, a campaign created by The Patterson Foundation, this family-friendly, patriotic event features live music showcases, including the National WWII Museum’s charming trio, the Victory Belles, who will take audiences on a nostalgic […]

  • Realize Bradenton Announces Lineup for 3rd Annual Bradenton Blues Festival

    Realize Bradenton Announces Lineup for 3rd Annual Bradenton Blues Festival December 6, 2014  Bradenton’s Riverwalk Tickets go on sale March 1! Building on the success of the past two years, the Bradenton Blues Festival is back again with an all-star lineup of acclaimed blues acts, including Marcia Ball, Samantha Fish and Little Ed and the […]

  • Realize Bradenton Presents ArtSlam 2014

    Realize Bradenton Presents ArtSlam 2014 March 8  Noon-10 p.m. Celebrate creative diversity! This fourth annual event in downtown Bradenton features dozens of artists, musicians and performers, site-specific art installations, and interactive art experiences.   (Bradenton, FL) Organizers at Realize Bradenton announce the fourth annual ArtSlam, a celebration of the arts featuring dozens of artists, musicians, […]

  • Three New Events Added to 34th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival

    Three New Events Added to 34th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival February 20-March 1, 2014 Two events led by notable jazz personalities and a screening of the film, ‘Round Midnight, have been added to a festival lineup that includes the Alexis Cole Quintet, the Charlie Bertini Quintet, the Anderson Brothers and the legendary Dick Hyman. In […]

  • Jazz Club of Sarasota Presents “Jazz at Two” With Skip Conkling’s Dixie Mix

    Jazz Club of Sarasota Presents “Jazz at Two” With Skip Conkling’s Dixie Mix February 21, 2 p.m. § Unitarian Universalist Church of Sarasota The popular concert series continues in February with a performance by this ensemble comprised of some of the region’s top jazz performers   (Sarasota, Florida) The Jazz Club of Sarasota’s “Jazz at […]

  • Gloria Musicae Presents A Night at the Opera

    Gloria Musicae Presents A Night at the Opera March 16, 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Sarasota The concert will feature favorite choruses from beloved operas, including the “Brindisi” from Verdi’s La Traviata, the “Humming Chorus” from Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, the “Easter Hymn” from Mascagni’s Cavalleria rusticana and the “Prayer” from Rossini’s Mosè in […]

  • Seventh Annual Forks & Corks “A Resounding Success—The Best Ever”

    Seventh Annual Forks & Corks “A Resounding Success—The Best Ever” The four-day culinary and wine celebration brought together celebrated area chefs, world-renowned vintners and industry insiders. The event also raised thousands of dollars for The Ringling and All Faiths Food Bank.   (Sarasota, Florida) Forks & Corks, the four-day food and wine festival presented by […]

  • Embracing Our Differences Announces Winners for 2014 Outdoor Art Exhibit

    Embracing Our Differences Announces Winners for 2014 Outdoor Art Exhibit Thirty-five area residents are among the 82 winners whose artwork and inspirational quotes were selected to participate in the 11th-annual outdoor art exhibit celebrating diversity. More than 6,000 entries were submitted by individuals from 52 countries and 44 states. This year’s exhibits will be on […]