Posts Tagged ‘Music Academy of the West’

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for May

    Mar 1, 13 • Datebook, Film, Fine Art, Gardens, To Do

    Through May 4 Swarm: A Collaboration with Bees Several artists offer their artistic interpretations of bees and hive culture, including such mediums as beeswax tiles and projections of bee images in a six-sided room, as well as other artistic offerings....

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for April

    Mar 1, 13 • Datebook, Music, To Do

    Through April 6, SUSPENSIONS: Claudia Perez-Pavon The Atkinson Gallery is hosting the first U.S. solo exhibition by award-winning painter Claudia Perez-Pavon. Her oil paintings that are made on translucent surfaces must be examined from all angles to be...

  • Pianist Jeremy Denk Makes His Santa Barbara Debut

    Mar 1, 13 • Datebook, Music, To Do, Web Exclusives

    As a piano player, I have a special love and appreciation for classical music—especially when performed well and by someone passionate about their craft. For all lovers of Bach and Beethoven, I can’t recommend enough the Santa Barbara debut of piano...

  • Ratimir Martinovic Plays Benefit Recital for Santa Barbara-Kotor Sister Cities

    Feb 24, 13 • Datebook, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Montenegrin concert pianist Ratimir Martinovic returns for his second recital as a fundraiser for Santa Barbara-Kotor Sister City projects. Martinovic, originally from Kotor, Montenegro, celebrates the 2009 establishment of Santa Barbara as Kotor’s...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for March

    Feb 1, 13 • Datebook, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Through March 9, Appoggiatura In music, appoggiatura (Italian for “to lean”) is a note of long or short duration that sometimes creates dissonance before resolving into a main note. And so it is with the play by James Still: what begins on a cool rainy...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for October

    Aug 29, 12 • Datebook

    Through November 18 The Dragon Awakens: Exhibit of George Stuart Manchu Figures Check out The Dragon Awakens exhibit at the Museum of Ventura Count, and see the one-quarter life-size figures portraying important figures in China during the Manchu Dynasty....

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for August

    Apr 23, 12 • Datebook

    Through August 4 2nd Fridays Art Come to the artist reception July 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. to celebrate the kick off of Second Fridays Art for the month of July.  The three talented artists part of “Summer Eclectic” include Dorothy Churchill Johnson, Rod...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for July

    Apr 23, 12 • Datebook

    Through July 8 Headgear for Tony Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF) presents the work of MFA artists from UCSB’s  Department of Art graduate program featuring works by Tim Brown, Jared Flores, Emily Halbardier, Bessie Kunath, Jae Lee, Nick...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for April

    Feb 25, 12 • Datebook

      Through April 30 Annual Native Plant Sale at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Spring is just beginning with the late rains bringing moisture to the soil. Now is the time for home gardeners to work overtime to catch up with nature’s bounty. Santa...

  • Vivaldi’s Stabat Mater

    Apr 19, 17 • Datebook, Events, Music, To Do

      On Tuesday, June 27 at 7:30 p.m., Music Academy of the West Festival Artists Series presents Vivaldi’s Stabat Mater at the Lobero Theatre (33 E. Canon Perdido St.). Vivaldi Stabat Mater featuring countertenor David Daniels and Dvořák Piano...