The Jewel Box SERIES JOINS THIRD ROW IN PRESENTING ONLINE EVENTS:
MISTER G's Earth Day
6 p.m. CT April 22
A FREE CONCERT FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
MISTER G, the Latin Grammy Award-winning artist, author, activist and educator, presents an exciting bilingual Earth Day concert for children and families with an emphasis on eco-literacy. Broadcast live from the Academy of Music Theatre, the performance will be filled with music, culture, special guests from all over the world, and of course a foot-stomping hand-clapping good time.
The New Immigrant Experience - Felipe Salles
2 p.m. or 7 p.m. CT April 24
Felipe Salles and the Interconnections Ensemble take the stage at the historic Academy of Music Theatre for a live streamed performance of the New Immigrant Experience. Performed by his 19-piece ensemble, this multimedia composition for jazz orchestra is inspired by the lives of Dreamers, whose stories are woven throughout.
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Fridays and Saturdays on Facebook
7:30 p.m. CT Saturday, April 24
Interview and Concert
A native of Vietnam who now lives in Bahrain, Thu Le has built a worldwide following through her concert tours and numerous YouTube videos. Her career started at the age of 5. She has since performed throughout Asia, Europe, and the U.S., winning prizes in a number of important competitions.
Two Sonatas (K15 & K 466) by Domenico Scarlatti (1685–1757)
Introduction y Rondo, op. 2, no. 2 by Dionisio Aguado (1784–1849)
Serenata Espanola by Joaquin Malats (1872–1912)
The Edge of the Moon (variations on the Vietnamese theme Beo Dat May Troi) by Daniele Fabio
Loi Lo (Vietnamese traditional tune, arr. Hai Thoai)
Porro from Suite Colombiana no. 2 by Gentil Montana (1942–2011)
Cavalcade by Mathias Duplessy (b. 1972)
Will Patrick Quartet
7-9:30 p.m. Friday, May 28