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  • Gloria Musicae Announces New Name and New Season!

    Gloria Musicae’s 39th season starts with a new name: Choral Artists of Sarasota. The season, entitled “Celebrating the Classics,” showcases exciting new arrangements and pairings of classics by Bach, Handel, Orff, Brahms, Clara Schumann, and more. (Sarasota, FL) Gloria Musicae launches its 39th season with more of the innovative, cutting-edge programming that has become the organization’s […]

  • VIVE LA FRANCE! Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota Announces 2017 Festival of French Music

    VIVE LA FRANCE! Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota Announces 2017 Festival of French Music February 12-March 23 Celebrate the joie de vivre in this multi-organizational celebration of the music, culture and cuisine of France.   (Sarasota, Florida) John Fischer, managing director of Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota, announced today that the organization is collaborating with 12 area […]

  • Art Center Sarasota presents the 9th annual “iconcept”

    Art Center Sarasota presents the 9th annual “iconcept” An Avant-Garde Runway Event Sunday, February 19 § Saks Fifth Avenue/The Mall at UTC Art meets fashion with extraordinary results at the ninth annual “iconcept” fashion show event to benefit Art Center Sarasota. This must-see runway extravaganza showcases the inspired results of area artists who develop wearable outfits from unconventional materials for […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association’s Music Matinee Series

    Sarasota Concert Association’s Music Matinee Series Sarasota Opera Studio Artists with Kevin Miller, piano Wednesday, January 18  Beatrice Friedman Symphony Center Sarasota Concert Association’s popular free concert series continues its season with Sarasota Opera’s ambassadors of opera and pianist and music director Kevin Miller.   (Sarasota, Florida) Sarasota Concert Association’s free Music Matinee Series continues its season with the […]

  • Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota Presents Piano Virtuoso Andrew Tyson in“Impressions of Europe”

    Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota Presents Piano Virtuoso Andrew Tyson in“Impressions of Europe” January 15  Faith Lutheran Church This rising young star is a dynamic new voice in classical music. “Mr. Tyson is a poetic virtuoso.” — Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times “A real poet of the piano.” — BBC   (Sarasota, Florida) Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota […]

  • Call for Young Pianists! Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota’s 2017 National Piano Competition

    Call for Young Pianists! Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota’s 2017 National Piano Competition Pianists ages 18-25 are invited to apply for this prestigious national competition offering $20,000 in awards and prizes. (Sarasota-Manatee) Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota seeks young pianists, ages 18-25, to apply for its 2017 National Piano Competition. Formerly a statewide contest rotating between […]

  • The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee and the Jewish Educational Loan Fund Offer Interest-Free Educational Loans

    The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee and the Jewish Educational Loan Fund Offer Interest-Free Educational Loans (Sarasota-Manatee) Applications for interest-free loans for higher education (college, graduate school and vocational programs) will be available to Jewish students in the Sarasota-Manatee region for the 2016-2017 school year from JELF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund), in partnership with The Jewish Federation […]

  • Realize Bradenton Announces 2nd Annual Children’s Book Fair and Family Fun Day at the Bradenton Farmers’ Market

    Realize Bradenton Announces 2nd Annual Children’s Book Fair and Family Fun Day at the Bradenton Farmers’ Market Saturday, April 30, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Old Main Street in Bradenton It’s More Than A Market!   BRADENTON, FL— A children’s book fair is part of “Family Fun Day,” at the Bradenton Farmers’ Market, Saturday April 30, 9 a.m.-2 […]

  • Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Grant to Embracing Our Differences

    Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Grant to Embracing Our Differences The $4,000 grant, issued from the Our Sarasota Fund and the McCauley-Brown Fund, will fund the organization’s 2016 Summer Diversity Institute.   (Sarasota-Manatee FL) The Our Sarasota Fund and the McCauley-Brown Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County awarded Embracing Our Differences a $4,000 […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association presents The Sarasota Mandolin Orchestra

    Sarasota Concert Association presents The Sarasota Mandolin Orchestra In a Munchtime Musicales Performance Wednesday, February 18  David Cohen Hall   (Sarasota, Florida) The Sarasota Concert Association’s free Munchtime Musicales series continues its 2015 season with the Sarasota Mandolin Orchestra, Wednesday, February 18, noon, in David Cohen Hall at the Beatrice Friedman Symphony Center, 709 N. Tamiami […]

  • Ringling College’s Sarasota Museum of Art/SMOA Free Tours of “Swept Away”

      Ringling College’s Sarasota Museum of Art/SMOA Free Tours of “Swept Away” Continue at Historic Sarasota High School Docent tours of Lisa Hoke’s colorful, large-scale installation are available at historic Sarasota High School, Saturdays and Sundays through April 19.   (Sarasota, FL) For three weeks in January, hundreds of people flocked to historic Sarasota High […]

  • Giving Matters Presents Its Annual Gems of Philanthropy Luncheon

    Giving Matters Presents Its Annual Gems of Philanthropy Luncheon With Jaimie Mayer Phinney: “All in the Family: The Art of Multigenerational Giving” April 8 § 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. t Michael’s on East Jaimie Mayer Phinney, 30, is a millennial activist who is enthusiastically engaged in continuing her family’s philanthropic legacy as she redefines it with […]