Join ACA as we explore the sounds and rhythms of our urban and natural world. Each walk is beneficial for people of all ages to de-stress, focus, and develop a deeper understanding of how we fit into the ecosystem of our environment.Find out more »
Folk band, Rob Nance and the Lost Souls maintain their momentum after a national tour in 2016. Their sound builds off of Folk and Americana roots, which carries itself into their 2017 spring release, Hymns From the Depths. At its core, the record uses the roots genre to create a Southern Gothic landscape, with hauntingly bleak and lush arrangements. Hymns is buoyed by a band, The Lost Souls, that blends sounds comfortable enough for both an intimate and public listening.
A trio of talented musicians, 2PM composes itself of Pete Price, Pete Hennings, and Mike Jurgensen. Their varied musical talents mix together an eclectic set with original songs, obscure covers, and well-known standards. All three musicians perform solo, however, together these men deliver a unique sound to audience members. Their tight composure and pristine vocal harmonies continue to delight listeners at acoustic venues and folk festivals around the state of Florida.Find out more »
Alterity Chamber Orchestra makes the debut of their full 15-pieces ensemble, featuring top local musicians performing the works of acclaimed composers of our time. Julius Eastman’s Stay On It (1973) exemplifies his innovative combination of minimalism and pop-music. Nina Young’s Traced Upon Cinders evokes fading childhood memories, while Amy Beth Kirsten’s Drink Me, depicts the macabre elements of children’s stories and fairy tales. John Adams’ Son of Chamber Symphony exemplifies Adams’ compositional hallmarks: driving rhythms, cheeky musical quotes, beautiful and…Find out more »
La Bohème Preview. Opera Orlando’s Studio Singers invite you on a musical walk through Puccini’s masterpiece. Free and open to the public.
About La Bohème:
Giacomo Puccini’s most beloved opera joyfully and tearfully tells a timeless story of “love found and lost.”
This updated setting is Paris in the Roaring 20s. Cecilia Violetta Lopez of the Metropolitan Opera makes her Opera Orlando debut as Mimi perfectly matched with heralded tenor Ben Gulley as her Rodolfo. Company favorites Bridgette Gan (Musetta) and Gabriel Preisser round out the beloved opera’s characterful leading quartet.
The Orlando Philharmonic performs.Find out more »
The Joe Gilabert Quintet brings together some of Orlando's finest musicians. The quintet will be playing original songs composed by Joe Gilabert, as well as other contemporary jazz songs. Compositions are rooted in a modern contemporary style representing Joe Gilabert’ s 25-year experience in NYC’s jazz scene.Find out more »
Cutting-edge jazz bassist Michael Bisio - best known for his collaborative work with firebrands Matthew Shipp and Joe McPhee - will be taking part in the fall edition of New Smyrna's Atlantic Center for the Arts Master Artist Residency Program. The 167th in the Atlantic Center's Residency series will also host photographer Linda Troeller and poet Terese Svoboda. The BBC has hailed Bisio as "fleet-fingered and pitch-perfect," and his various projects with Shipp and solo are required listening for fans of avant-garde jazz.Find out more »
The Global Peace Film Festival, Opera Orlando and the Timucua Arts Foundation proudly present One Voice Orlando: A Year in Reflection
One Voice Orlando: A Year in Reflection will combine film, music, and testimony for this benefit event in remembrance of the June 12th Tragedy. The event will begin with a procession from the Timucua white house to the 1900 Block of South Orange Avenue and back to Timucua, where a presentation and reception will be held.
Tickets for the event are $40 each for general admission. The purchase of a ticket is fully tax deductible and seating is limited. The dollars raised will go directly to Proyecto Somos Orlando in support of their program which provides long term support, mental health, and legal services needs of the communities affected by the June 12th Tragedy.
This event was originally scheduled for September 22nd but was rescheduled due to Hurricane Irma.Find out more »
Sunday, November 5th 7:00pm Doors, 7:30pm Show $10-$20 donation suggested. Please bring food or wine to share. Featuring Sharon’s original compositions for piano, violin, flute and wind quintet along with a solo piano performance of Nocturne Op. 9, No. 3 and Mazurka Op. 17, No. 4 by Frederic Chopin and Golliwoggs Cakewalk by Claude Debussy. Guest Performers: Eric Brook, Piano; Carrie Wiesinger, Flute; Pepina D’Olio, Violin; Alterity Wind Quintet Sharon’s thematic expressions offer high caliber musicianship and a wide range of compositional, poetic…Find out more »
The Baroque Chamber Orchestra brings string players from the Maitland Symphony Orchestra together under the direction of Dr. Alvaro Gomez to put the best works of the Baroque period on today’s stage. The Orchestra is the newest musical group of the Performing Arts of Maitland. Its first performance was at Maitland Presbyterian Church on May 16.Find out more »
For nearly four decades, American fingerstyle wizard Richard Gilewitz has fascinated listeners with 6 and 12-string finger gymnastics while spinning enchanting yarns of a seasoned raconteur. His concert performances around the world spill over with unexpected turns of the funnies, thought-provoking takes on life on the road, and tunes that propel the audience on a magical journey of sight and sound. His signature playing style delivers a technical diversity of banjo style patterns and classical arpeggios with a rhythmic percussive approach, exploring the history of guitar with sounds of folk to Americana, the blues to the classical, ragtime to pop, and somewhere in between.In addition to his concert performances, his GillaCamp Guitar and Ukulele Workshops, Meet the Artist Seminars, Clinics, and Avenues for Success educational program for schools inspire players worldwide, providing opportunities for music lovers to work on their craft and young players to learn fingerstyle techniques and tips of the trade.Find out more »