The new exhibition at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens is "Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection." This is a natural extension of the very successful 2009 exhibition "Regional Dialect," which was also taken from the Horseman collection. Dixon Director Kevin Sharpe talked with Darel Snodgrass about this important new show of American art.
For information, hours, and special events, dixon.org or 761-5250.
The Buckman Performing and Fine Arts Center at St. Mary's Episcopal School has announced their 2012-2013 season; as usual, it contains a fine and varied assortment of entertainers. Darel Snodgrass talked with Buckman Director Cindi Younker about the new "sweet sixteen" season.
For more information, call the Buckman at (901)537-1483, or buckmanartscenter.com.
Although there is one concert remaining in the current season, featuring the legendary Andre Watts joining them for the Beethoven 'Emperor' Concerto, the IRIS Orchestra announced it's 2012-2013 season this week. It puts a renewed emphasis on the musicians of the orchestra itself, while also featuring a slate of incredible guest artists. Michael Stern is the founding Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of IRIS, and spoke with WKNO's Darel Snodgrass about the upcoming 13th season.