Tuesday, January 19, 2016

ART MOVES
THIS WEEK


Monday, January 18
No Art Moves, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tuesday, January 19
Edgar Cruz, guitarist
Downtown Library, Noon-1
This guitarist extraordinaire is well known for his chops and prowess. He has recorded over fifteen albums of classically inspired covers from bands like Queen, The Beatles, and The Eagles. Join us from Noon-1 - you don't want to miss it!
Wednesday, January 20
Gaye LeBlanc, harpist
Oklahoma Tower, Noon-1
Let the beautiful sounds of strings fill your ears and warm your heart as you break from lunch! Gaye's arrangements of classical, pop, and theme songs are sure to lighten your day!

Thursday, January 21
Cellovoce, cello sextet
Devon (Rotunda), Noon-1
What's better than cello? How about six! This group, led by instructor Thomasz Zieba, performs mesmerizing, emotive pieces that are sure to break your daily routine. Experience the music first hand from 11:30-12:30!
Friday, January 15
Chris Hicks and Mitch Bell, jazz duo
the Underground, Noon-1
Smooth vibes are coming your way at this one! Chris plays jazz sax like nobody's business, blending traditional tunes with creative interpretations in a style you won't soon forget! 



 
Cellovoce performing
"Oblivion" by Astor Piazolla
 
Chirs and Mitch
performing at Devon
Check out our December schedule
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What's Art Moves?
Art Moves is an Arts Council Oklahoma City initiative that provides free arts events in Downtown OKC each work day from Noon-1:00. Events may include artist demonstrations or musical performances and take place in various downtown locations. The daily line-up features a wide range of artistic mediums including musical and theater performances, live art demonstrations, short film selections, and more!

405-270-4848 | info@artscouncilokc.com | www.artscouncilokc.com
400 West California
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

From staff sources



BRIGHTMUSIC
JEANETTE SIAS
MEMORIAL CONCERT
TONIGHT



Reminder:  Concert 3 January 19

The perfect cure for cabin fever:  an evening with Brightmusic!   
 
And don’t forget the pre-concert reception! 


 
Brightmusic Concert No. 3, the Jeanette Sias Memorial Concert“Piano & Friends” featuring guest pianist Tanya Bannister.

The Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble will present its third concert of the 2015-2016 Season, a sizzling evening of piano, strings and clarinet that will be the perfect antidote to Old Man Winter.

Join us for a special Pre-Concert Reception at 6:30 pm, hosted by Dean Justin Lindstrom and the congregation of St. Paul’s Cathedral in honor of our guest artist, our musicians, and St. Paul’s 125th anniversary!  Come meet the musicians and join the celebration in the education building next door to the Cathedral.  Then stick around for a dazzling evening of world-class chamber music.
 
Concert: 7:30 pm, Tuesday, January 19
at St. Paul’s Cathedral
127 NW 7th Street (at Robinson)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

The works on this program are:
  1. Muczynski, Fantasy Trio, op. 26, for Piano, Clarinet and Cello
  2. Brahms, Trio in A minor, op. 114, for Piano, Clarinet and Cello
  3. Chopin, Ballade No. 4 in F minor, op. 52, for Solo Piano
  4. Fauré, Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, op. 15, for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello

Jeannette Sias
 

Joining pianist Tanya Bannister are Brightmusic musicians Gregory Lee (violin), Mark Neumann (viola), Jonathan Ruck (cello) and Chad Burrow (clarinet).

Program notes are posted on Brightmusic’s website.

Admission is $20 for adults; free for students and active-duty military with ID.  Season Members, please show your Season Pass at the door for admission.
 

BrightNews Briefs


The Music of Vienna
The dates and programs for Brightmusic’s exciting four-concert Spring Music Festival have been announced!  “The Music of Vienna” will feature compositions by some of the world’s greatest composers, spanning over 200 years from the Classical period of Haydn and Mozart through the Romantic period and into the 20th century.  The widely diverse lineup promises to delight and enchant everyone.  Mark your calendars now!  The festival dates are June 9, 11, 12 and 14, and include a Sunday matinee.  Check our website, www.brightmusic.org, for the programs and concert times.  All concerts will be at the acoustically-rich St. Paul’s Cathedral in downtown Oklahoma City.
  From staff sources
 

Thursday, December 31, 2015

DANCE IS A GREAT
GIFT FOR YEAR END
GIVING

By Nancy Condit

Oklahoma City is truly lucky to have five professional
dance companies that are worthy of and need financial 
support. Please consider these companies, listed in
alphabetical order:

Hartel Dance Company -- modern dance
Oklahoma City Ballet -- classical and contemporary ballet
Perpetual Motion Dance -- modern and aerial dance
RACE Dance Company -- jazz, hip-hop and contemporary
     dance
Theater Upon A StarDanceSwan -- children's creative dance     
     company


 

OKC MOA
SCHEDULE
VISIT  |  SEE  |  LEARN  |  CONNECT  |  SUPPORT  |  EAT  |  TICKETS
December 29, 2015

As a reminder, we will be closed New Year's Day

New Year's Eve at OKCMOA


We're honored to be a part of The Arts Council of Oklahoma City's Opening Night on New Year's Eve! We'll have live music and entertainment by Allie Lauren and OKC Improv from 7 to 11 p.m.!  
Wristbands: $8 in advance || $10 at the door

Roof Terrace Celebration
Our Roof Terrace has the perfect view! Enjoy a glass of champagne or sparkling grape juice while you watch the fireworks at midnight (weather permitting).
$5 for Members || $10 for non-Members
Purchase Roof Terrace tickets here!

New Year's Eve Dinner at the Museum Cafe
Enjoy an elegant five-course meal at the Museum Cafe and complimentary tickets to the Roof Terrace Celebration (see details above)!  Make reservations at (405) 235-6262 and click here for details. *Please note that the Museum Cafe is fully booked from 8 p.m. until midnight. Reservations are still available between 5 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.

Thank you for your support!

A great city deserves a great art museum. OKCMOA invites you to help us continue to enrich the cultural life of Oklahoma City through a gift to the Museum's Annual Fund. As a privately funded nonprofit, the Museum relies on your investment to continue the outstanding programs we provide year-round.

Click here to learn about how you can help us continue to enrich lives through the visual arts.


This Week at OKCMOA

Wednesday, December 30

Film

Ponyo (Dubbed), 2:00 p.m.



Thursday, December 31
(New Year's Eve)


Film


  • No Drop-In Yoga or Art After 5.
  • Galleries and lobby will be closed from 5 to 7 p.m. in preparation for New Year's Eve festivities.
  • Opening Night, live music, and galleries open 7 to 11 p.m.
  • Champagne toast on the Roof Terrace from 11:30 to 12:15 p.m.


Friday, January 1
(New Year's Day)

The Museum and Museum Cafe are closed.


Saturday, January 2
(Normal business hours resume)


Drop-In Yoga11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Drop-In Art, Sun Catchers, 1 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, January 3

Film






 
The Oklahoma City Museum of Art is a proud partner of Adventure Road! Plan your adventure at 
adventureroad.com.



415 Couch Drive | Oklahoma City, OK  73102 | (405) 236-3100 | www.okcmoa.com  
From staff sources


Oklahoma City Museum of Art | 415 Couch Drive | Oklahoma City | OK | 73102

Friday, December 25, 2015

OKC MUSEUM OF ART
HOLIDAY SCHEDULE


VISIT  |  SEE  |  LEARN  |  CONNECT  |  SUPPORT  |  EAT  |  TICKETS 
December 22, 2015

The Museum will be closed for the following holidays:
Christmas - Friday, December 25
New Years Day - Friday, January 1


Winter Break at OKCMOA

Bring the entire family to the Museum during winter break! Enjoy the vibrant, beloved anime series of Studio Ghibli by internationally acclaimed director Hayao Miyazaki, and explore the new kids' Discovery Packs free with admission.  Discovery Packs ignite the imagination with hands-on gallery learning, sketching, color theory, artist fun facts, and so much more!

We appreciate your support!


A great city deserves a great art museum. OKCMOA invites you to help us continue to enrich the cultural life of Oklahoma City through a gift to the Museum's Annual Fund. As a privately funded nonprofit, the Museum relies on your investment to continue the outstanding programs we provide year-round.

Click here to learn about how you can help us continue to enrich lives through the visual arts.


This Week at OKCMOA

Wednesday, December 23

Film

Jingle Bell Rocks!, 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, December 24
(Christmas Eve)

No Drop-In Yoga, Art After 5, or film screenings
The Museum closes at 2 p.m.
The Museum Cafe closes at 3 p.m.



Friday, December 25
(Christmas Day)

The Museum and Museum Cafe are closed.


Saturday, December 26
(Normal business hours resume)


Drop-In Yoga, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Drop-In Art, Winter Watercolor Landscapes, 1 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, December 27

Film




 
The Oklahoma City Museum of Art is a proud partner of Adventure Road! Plan your adventure at 
adventureroad.com.



415 Couch Drive | Oklahoma City, OK  73102 | (405) 236-3100 | www.okcmoa.com