I have to apologize. I am a few days late. I a family wedding this weekend and then Valentine's Day on Tuesday. That in addition to normal life has made me get behind on my blog. Again, sorry.
So, what is going on this weekend? I don't know if I can even get it all in one blog....
President's Concert at ISU
Indiana State University's School of Music will honor ISU President Dan Bradley by featuring 11 of its finest individual performers in concert at 7:30 p.m. in the recital hall of the Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts.
The concert is free, but seating is limited. To request tickets, contact the School of Music at 812-237-2771.
Jana Pyle discusses portraits created with the support of a Michigan Arts Council /Upjohn Company grant.
For more information Swope
The Clayton Miller Band is at the Verve.
This a great band and who can resist stopping by to see Connie at the Verve?
Mardi Gras at the Swope
Don your party attire and join the Art Hoppers for the annual Mardi Gras Party! Enjoy a hurricane or other favorite beverage from our cash bar, plus complimentary eats, treats and sweets. Dance with friends to music by DJ Apollo, and elect the King and Queen of the Swope Mardi Gras!
665 Wabash Ave
Artist Talk Series at the Halcyon
The February Saturday artist talk series (2:00-4:00 pm)
John Gardner: "Lacunae"
Halcyon Art Gallery is located at 25 S. 7th Street, beside the Swope Art Museum on the corner of 7th and Ohio Streets. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 - 5:00 pm.
Indiana State University will host a day of jazz Saturday (Feb. 18) with performances by middle and high school jazz bands during the day and an evening performance by a quartet of well-known guest artists.
Bands and combos from throughout the region are scheduled to perform in front of judges, who will offer assistance in becoming a better musician.
The ISU Jazz Ensemble will perform at noon.
An evening concert, scheduled for 7:30 p.m., features a jazz quartet of guest artists - trumpeter Pat Harbison, pianist Steve Allee, bassist Joe Deal and drummer Herlin Riley.
Jazzfest activities are free and open to the public. The festival is organized by the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia professional music fraternity.
For more information, call the department of music at 812 237-2771
These are a few of the things going on in the Downtown area of Terre Haute this weekend. For more ideas and/or information check out the Downtown Terre Haute website.
GET OUT THERE TERRE HAUTE!