Music Department Concert

Performances by Polk State College music department. Performances on Saturday at 7 pm and Sunday at 2:30 pm.

Memories of a Golden Age

Performance featuring Richard Smith on guitar and Julie Adams on cello. Since 2000, this husband-and-wife team has toured around the world, surprising audiences with Richard’s guitar genius and Julie’s lyrical style on the cello. Richard Smith specializes in the finger-style tradition of Merle Travis, Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed. Cost: $15 Arts Council members, $20 non-members, […]

“History of Bebop”

Voices of the People: History of Bebop. Solo recital musical performance.

Million Dollar Quartet

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is the Tony® award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. On December 4, 1956, these four young musicians were gathered together by Sam […]

Harrison Orchestra Concert with St Olaf College

Shared concert with Harrison School for the Arts Symphony and St. Olaf Orchestra, featuring Steven Amundson, conductor.

Jewels from the Brees Library

Bok Tower Sunset w-moon

Enjoy a carillon concert under the light of the full moon, a unique opportunity to visit the Gardens after hours. Opt to have a light dinner at the Blue Palmetto Cafe for an additional fee before the concert. Hear musical selections from the Brees Library.

Songs for a New World

Songs for a New World

The first on this year’s Theatre Winter Haven’s Stage Read Concert Series: “The Sounds of Broadway” features the first musical from Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown, “Songs For A New World.” This moving collection of powerful songs examines life, love and the choices we make, illuminating the timelessness of self-discovery.

Songs for a Happy New Year

Over 55 Show Band

Over 55 Show Band: Songs for a Happy New Year

Faculty Piano Trio: Spiritus

In this concert, Spiritus, the faculty piano trio, will share a program of trio works accessible to developing chamber music enthusiasts, performers, and listeners alike. Spiritus consists of cellist Professor Ron Gardiner, violinist Professor Annabelle Gardiner, and pianist Dr. Charles Hulin.

Sister Act

SISTER ACT is Broadway’s feel-amazing musical comedy smash! The New York Post calls it “RIDICULOUSLY FUN,” and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement! Featuring original music by 8-time Oscar® winner ALAN MENKEN (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Little Shop of Horrors), SISTER ACT tells the story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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