The Magic of the Violin

Violinist Rimma Bergeron-Langlois performs on the  Florida Southern College Faculty Artist Series. Come join Rimma Bergeron–Langlois as she leads us through an evening of violin repertoire certain to engage, enchant, and enthrall audiences of all ages. The highly regarded concertmaster of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Ms. Bergeron–Langlois will excite with her virtuosity, inspire with her artistry, […]

Carillon Concerts

Geert de Hollander

Live carillon concerts arranged and performed by Bok Tower Carilloneur Geert d’Hollander to celebrate the 85th Anniversary of the Gardens.  30-minute live recitals are presented at 1pm and 3pm on both days during Founder’s Day Weekend.

Moonlight Carillon Concert

BokTower_032913_152(by Chad Baumer)

Enjoy a carillon concert under the light of the full moon. It’s a unique opportunity to visit the Gardens after-hours and have a light dinner at the Blue Palmetto Café. $5 per person. Free for members. Enjoy an hour-long carillon concert by Geert D’hollander. Visitors are encouraged to stroll through the torch-lit pathways and explore […]

Live at the Gardens! Music at Pinewood Series

Pinewood Estate Front

Visiting guest artist, Tom Van Peer, presents an eclectic program for piano ranging from jazz and classical to romantic 19th-century selections and unique improvisations. Tom Van Peer is the City Carillonneur of Lokeren, Belgium, acclaimed composer for piano and carillon, and currently teaches at the Royal Carillon School in Mechelen, Belgium. $25 per person. Reservations […]

12th Annual Marilyn Newell Youth Music Festival, Award Ceremony & Concert

Classical music competition for students ages 11 through 18 and an awards ceremony and winners concert. Free Admission.

Moonlight Carillon Concert

BokTower_032913_152(by Chad Baumer)

Enjoy a carillon concert under the light of the full moon. It’s a unique opportunity to visit the Gardens after-hours and have a light dinner at the Blue Palmetto Café. $5 per person. Free for members.

Voices of the People: Schubert & More Concert

Spring Piano Concert

Piano Keys

An Evening at the Paris Conservatory: Colleen Blagov, Flute

Principal flute of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Colleen Blagov will explore the richness of the flute repertoire emanating from the concours tradition of the Paris Conservatory. Assisted by artists, Paula Parsché, piano, and Nicolay Blagov, clarinet, this formidable performer will feature works by French composers written to test the limits of musicianship, technique, and musicality of the […]

12th Annual Marilyn Newell Youth Music Festival

Classical music competition for students ages 11 through 18 and an awards ceremony and winners concert. Free Admission.

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494