Sunday With The Friends

Concert - Mal Barron Jazz Quartet

Although Mal Barron has been composing jazz numbers since the 1970s, the program he will bring to the Library highlights his work from the last ten years.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Performance - Heritage Theatre Presents Stephanie Kramer as Katharine Wright

Katharine Wright, the only Wright sister to survive infancy, was an Oberlin College graduate, a high school teacher, and after the boys’ flights, a celebrity in the United States and Europe.

Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Jody, John, and George

Every couple of months, Jody Getz, John Lucic and George Lee each bring a new song for their trio to learn. Recently, Lee chose a 1960s Jimi Hendrix rock song, Lucic chose a Bull Moose Jackson big band novelty tune and Getz chose a slick CeeLo Green pop song.

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Chris Vance Quartet

There’s a scene in the film La La Land where Ryan Gosling’s character is trying to explain jazz to a jazz hater. He says, “This is the dream! It’s conflict and compromise!

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Brent Kirby

Brent Kirby is a night's stroll with a rock and roll romantic. This doesn’t mean he’s merely a smitten troubadour or a bard for the wayward but colorful life of musicians. Kirby's romanticism is much bigger than that.

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - FreshProduce

The ladies of FreshProduce, DJ Red-I (Brittany Benton) and Playne Jayne (Samantha Flowers), joined forces on Christmas night in 2014. What originally began as an impromptu session at Red-I’s apartment soon became the full-length project, WE ARE FRESHPRODUCE.

Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Colin Dussault Blues Project

Colin Dussault, the hardest working bluesman in Cleveland, will tell you straight up that he had no choice but to be a musician. It wasn’t exactly a vocational choice. Born the son of a bass player, rhythm and blues flowed through his veins from an early age.

Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - ContempOpera Cleveland Presents "Time Passages"

Join soprano Andrea Anelli and ContempOpera Cleveland artists for an afternoon of beautiful and evocative musical selections from operatic and vocal repertoire spanning five centuries.  "Time Passages: A Musical Journey through the History of Opera” will feature the work of diverse composers

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Havana Nights Orchestra

With last year’s death of leader Fidel Castro, Cuba has slowly opened its doors to the outside world. That only means intrigue has grown about the Caribbean island nation and its fascinating and vibrant culture.

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium