Sunday With The Friends

Jazz Clinic Series Led by Chris Vance

How would you like to be more involved with the performances? Would you like to hear from the musicians, get background on the songs and instruments and ask questions during performances? This four part series will allow you to do all of those things and more.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Performance - Asking for a Friend Improv Group

Asking for a Friend is a long-form improv troupe comprised of four female performers. In traditional improv fashion, the performers make up all of their scenes on the spot. To gain inspiration for these scenes, AFAF reads randomly-selected entries from their REAL childhood diaries.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Paulo Costa Trio

The Paulo Costa Trio is the culmination of three Brazilian friends that inspire audiences with their passion for Brazilian music.

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Hip to That

Hip to That is a Cleveland Jazz Quartet, who has been performing all over the Cleveland area for almost three years. Maria DiDonato, Joe Rangel, Lee Kolarik and Dave “Ziggy” Deitke met as music students at Cleveland State University and formed a bond that survived graduation.

Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Jazz Clinic Series Led by Chris Vance

How would you like to be more involved with the performances? Would you like to hear from the musicians, get background on the songs and instruments and ask questions during performances? This four part series will allow you to do all of those things and more.

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Ogni Suono: Saxopone Duo

Often likened to the human voice, the saxophone possesses an inherently singing quality that serves as a visceral bond between performer and listener.

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Sommerfugl

A dance of violin and guitars, two exquisitely intertwined harmonious voices, a wandering through many moods and genres, this is the music and realm of Sommerfugl ("summer-fool" - Danish/Norwegian for butterfly).

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Drumplay

As Cleveland’s world/jazz outfit, Drumplay’s sound is a wide open one—combining various percussive elements with strings and horns.

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Night Terrors

Night Terrors performs like a dream gone awry; giving yourself in is the only reality that makes sense. Experimental textures are created with the use of many electronic pedals on the guitar from hauntedly quiet and round to jagged pulsing squeals.

Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Mary Beth Ions

Professional violinist Mary Beth Ions will take you on a journey through the ages from Bach to Broadway, from country fiddle tunes to fiery Gypsy music, even the use of the violin in the Trans-Siberian Orchestra and for American Idols!

Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

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