Sunday With The Friends

Concert - Ernive Krivda

Now in his fifth decade as a jazz performer, Ernie Krivda is acknowledged by both critics and peers as one of the world’s great tenor saxophone players.

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Performance - Story Club Cleveland

"More stripped-down than spoken word, more intimate than a reading, less frantic than stand-up, less showy than theater, [live lit is] essentially a reader and a mic and a room full of people.

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Concert - Andy and Judy

Massachusetts natives Andy and Judy Daigle have a love for folk music and sharing it with audiences all the way from the Northeast to the Midwest.

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

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

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