Checking on the Arts

Planet Arts

It took 12 years of work, but "Mists: Charles Ives for Jazz Orchestra" arranged by U of M Jazz Director Jack Cooper, is now out on CD.


Memphis College of Art

Ed Perry's story is an art-world fairy tale; the great artist who toils in obscurity and is discovered and celebrated after his death.

Cotton Museum

Opening August 1st at the Cotton Museum is "Parting Shots and a look back: a final exhibit of new and past works by Dolph Smith."


Brazilian instumental group Choro das 3 returns to the area with a performance at the Lane Music listening room at 7 pm Saturday.


pbs

The popular PBS series "History Detectives" returns to WKNO-TV Tuesday, July 1 with "History Detectives Special Investigations. "


The Brooks Museum has created the first major retrospective to include Marisol's sculptures in conjunction with her works on paper.

One of the community outreach projects of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, the Drum Circle, is working with the local Veteran's Administration office.


Fuel Film Memphis is a not-for-profit organization engaged in promoting growth of the Memphis film industry by educating filmmakers and investors on the development of independent film projects, and facilitating relationships between investors, producers, directors, and writers to get more local films made in Memphis.


In his latest book, prominent food writer Michael Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen.


Memphis Symphony board chair Gayle Rose and President and CEO Roland Valliere discuss the financial challenges facing the group.

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