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Upcoming events

15
Jan
2019

01-15-2019 - 03-03-2019 5:00 am

The Bonsack Gallery opens Zeuler Lima’s Found in Translation with a reception on Friday, November 30 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. The exhibition is an abridged version of Lima’s recent solo show at the Brazilian Embassy in Tokyo. Through drawings and conceptual artworks — ranging from traditional sketchbooks to three-dimensional objects, and from artist’s books to multiple panels — the exhibition explores the translation, limits and overlaps among different cultural and artistic sensibilities.

 

For more information, contact Stefene Russell at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

http://www.jburroughs.org

16
Jan
2019

01-16-2019 - 03-04-2019 5:00 am

The Bonsack Gallery opens Zeuler Lima’s Found in Translation with a reception on Friday, November 30 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. The exhibition is an abridged version of Lima’s recent solo show at the Brazilian Embassy in Tokyo. Through drawings and conceptual artworks — ranging from traditional sketchbooks to three-dimensional objects, and from artist’s books to multiple panels — the exhibition explores the translation, limits and overlaps among different cultural and artistic sensibilities.

 

For more information, contact Stefene Russell at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

http://www.jburroughs.org

17
Jan
2019

01-17-2019

Come hear a mixture of Folk, Blues, Classic, and Americana.

18
Jan
2019

01-18-2019
Meet Me At The Square!
 
The Folk School hosts monthly square dances at the The Stage at KDHX in Grand Center.
 
The Stage is located at 3524 Washington Ave and provides the perfect space for the Square Dance Revolution!
 
No partner necessary ~ No experience necessary
$5 
 
7:30-10:00pm
18
Jan
2019

01-18-2019

Come hear a mixture of Folk, Blues, Classic, and Americana.

19
Jan
2019

01-19-2019 -10:00 pm
Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries

Coming off of their 25th anniversary celebration in 2017, the Midwest Avengers head-banging hip hop remains as vital as ever. MCs BC and So'N'So, along with That Guy Joe on guitar, Uncle Dave on bass and Zo Prophet on drums, continue to tour the Midwest, earning accolades for their unique style, influenced by everyone from Bad Brains and Fugazi to Nine Inch Nails and Pink Floyd. Hailing from the Metro East, Anthony Lucius skillfully blends intuitive lyricism and impressive production, bridging the gap between classic hip-hop and modern rap music.

19
Jan
2019

The Missouri State University Chorale is the flagship choral ensemble at Missouri State University. This select ensemble is comprised of both music majors and non-music majors and is approximately made up of 48 voices. All tickets are general admission ($17)

19
Jan
2019

01-19-2019 -10:30 pm

Born in Cali, Colombia, in 1962 Ricardo Cobo is considered one of the leading guitarists of his generation. He made his professional debut at age 17 with the Orquesta Filarmónica de Bogotá. He was also the first Latin American to win the GFA Solo International Competition (1987). He has received Colombia’s “Order of Cañasgordas” and the “Order of Belalcazar” for outstanding merit in cultural affairs.

 

Ticket Prices: $28, $24 (Members, FT Students & Seniors)

For Tickets: Please contact Ann Barron at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at (314) 567-5566 or purchase online at

  https://www.stlclassicalguitar.org 

Sponsored by: St. Louis Classical Guitar

21
Jan
2019

01-21-2019

River Styx is proud to host our annual River Styx Reading Series.

 

Readings are held on the third Monday of each month. Entry is $5 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors.

 

Kicking off this year's lineup are writers Travis Mossotti and Danielle Dutton!

 

Travis Mossotti was awarded the Swenson Poetry Award for his first collection of poems, "About the Dead;" the Melissa Lanitis Gregory Poetry Prize for Field Study; and the Miller Williams Prize for his latest collection, "Narcissus Americana." Mossotti has been the poet-in-residence for the Endangered Wolf Center since 2012.

 

Danielle Dutton's "SPRAWL" will be reissued by Wave Books in September 2018. She is also the author of "Margaret the First," "Attempts at a Life," and the texts for Richard Kraft's "Here Comes Kitty: A Comic Opera." Dutton is an associate professor at Washington University and co-founder/editor of the feminist press, "Dorothy," a publishing project.

 

We hope to see you there!

23
Jan
2019

01-23-2019 -10:00 pm

Pianist Peter Henderson and the Ilex Trio, with violinist Kristin Ahlstrom and cellist Anne Fagerburg,
commemorate the wonder and significance of the moon landing 50 years ago with lunar-themed
pieces such as Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, Debussy’s Suite Bergamasque with its Clair de lune
movement, and a new composition by Peter Henderson written for this concert entitled Sun Valley:
Sunset, Moonrise, and Milky Way

24
Jan
2019

01-24-2019

Come hear a mixture of Folk, Blues, Classic, and Americana.

25
Jan
2019

01-25-2019 - 01-27-2019 9:00 pm

A mix of cutting-edge hip-hop & contemporary dance across a broad range of styles, Momentum brings members of COCAdance & the COCA Hip-Hop Crew together for a dynamic, can’t-miss performance. Featuring choreography from guest artist Kara Wilkes of San Francisco-based Alonzo King LINES Ballet. AGES 5+

25
Jan
2019

Singer-songwriter Carrie Newcomer invites listeners to “pause the perpetual motion” of their lives with her elegantly layered, engaging and often contemplative songs. Described as a “soaring songstress” by Billboard, Newcomer’s spiritually progressive music is grounded in earthy truths. Over the Rhine, comprised of songwriters Linford Detweiler and Karin Bergquist, have been performing an honest yet hopeful brand of songwriting since forming in Cincinnati in 1989.

25
Jan
2019

01-25-2019

Come hear a mixture of Folk, Blues, Classic, and Americana.

27
Jan
2019

01-27-2019

Folk School jams are a great way to spend a weekend afternoon. Musicians of all skill levels come together to play and enjoy music under the guidance of a Folk School instructor. Jams are free and open to the public. Participants take turns leading songs and choosing tunes. These informal gatherings are a great way to get back to the basics and simply enjoy playing. Join in!

Folk School Jams are made possible by 

31
Jan
2019

01-31-2019

Come hear a mixture of Folk, Blues, Classic, and Americana.

01
Feb
2019

Comprised of some of the finest classically trained singers in the United States, the mission of the American Spiritual Ensemble is to keep the American Negro spiritual alive.

Since its inception by Dr. Everett McCorvey in 1995, the vocalists have thrilled audiences around the world with their dynamic repertoire ranging from spirituals to classical to jazz and Broadway numbers highlighting the Black experience. The American Spiritual Ensemble is unique in that over 90% of the members are accomplished soloists who have sung in theaters and opera houses world wide. The resulting sound of this group is something that choral groups with two or three featured soloists cannot duplicate. Tickets prices vary $19-$42

01
Feb
2019

02-01-2019

Come hear a mixture of Folk, Blues, Classic, and Americana.

02
Feb
2019

02-02-2019 -1:00 pm
Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries

Soulful and swinging, one of St. Louis’ premier ladies of song, Anita Jackson, makes her Sheldon series debut, paying tribute to jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald. Jackson has appeared as a featured vocalist with several jazz, R&B, blues and gospel groups around St. Louis, leaving a lasting impact with her powerful voice and commanding stage presence.