Legacy programming in August starts with the Z Puppets
Rosenschnoz! The Secret Life of Puppets! They are currently touring the area bringing a hands on puppeting workshop to area libraries to wind down summer reading programs. If you missed them earlier this week, they still have programs coming up at:
3:00 pm Grand Marais Public Library
playing will remind you of the great Wes Montgomery – smooth, warm, innovative
– appealing to both jazz aficionados and anyone who loves good guitar.
Briand Morrison is a guitar player with a wide range of musical interests and
great love for music of many idioms and styles. Through Briand’s vast experience
he is blessed with an inveterate fondness for and profound desire to play jazz. Enjoy his Solo Jazz performance at the following libraries:
10:30a at the Buhl Public Library
Orchestra classical musicians into our communities to those who might not
otherwise have an opportunity to hear live music. In August, you can enjoy a
taste of Latin America, the Beauty of Harp and
Flute music, a String Quartet and learn about the Science of Sound at libraries
across the region.
Beauty of Harp and Flute”, Betty Braunstein and Janell Lemire play two of
the world’s most beloved and oldest instruments in the world. Using their
modern flute and harp, images from the past, instruments from other times and
places, and their music, these fine musicians will explore the question of why
human beings have been music-makers since the beginning of time.
Wednesday, August 13th at 11:00 a.m.
August 18th at 1:00 p.m.
August 18th at 6:00 p.m.
August 21st at 1:00 p.m.
Branch Library – Wednesday, August 21st at 6:00 p.m.
the “Music and Culture of Latin America”. Explore the culture and history
on a tour through Brazil, Coloumbia, Argentina,
Ecuador, Cuba and Venezuala. Learn Latin
rhythms, play folk percussion instruments and dance to styles like the
Argentinian Tango, Colombian Cumbia, and Brazilian Samba! This is an
interactive program for all ages!
20th at 7:00 p.m.
August 21st at Noon
Public Library – Thursday, August 21st at 3:00 p.m.
Peterson will play music ranging from the ragtime of Scott Joplin through the
more contemporary music of the Beatles and Coldplay. This String Quartet’s “Thanks for the Memories” program shows
how music is much more than just notes! Just as a photo or a particular smell
can elicit vivid memories, music can connect us with special times from our
past. Enjoy each note of this program as you explore the connection between
music and memory in a decade-by-decade journey through American music.
Wednesday, August 20th at 3:00 p.m.
Public Library – Friday, August 22nd at 1:00 p.m.
violin will explore the connection between sound and science with items like a
tuning fork, slinky, and a beaker of water! Their “Sounds of Science” hands-on demonstrations, computer animations,
and live music will show you why music to your ears is also music to your brain.
August 27th at 3:00 p.m.
August 27th at 6:00 p.m.
August 28th at noon
This program, sponsored by Arrowhead Library
System, was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.