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    A Tribute to Legends of Jazz

    Presented by Women in Jazz Association, inc. at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 4, 2015

    The Women in Jazz Association, Inc. keeps jazz alive Friday, September 4, 2015 at 7:00 PM at the One World Theatre with A Tribute to Legends of Jazz. Performers include Fredrick Sanders (piano), Mike Malone (sax), Andre Hayward (trombone) and vocalists Tatiana Mayfield, Courtney Santana, and Pamela Hart-- all accompanied by Bassist Mike Stevens, Keyboardist Vince Wiley and Drummer Terrance McDaniel.

    All ...more


    Jonathan Butler

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 6, 2015

    History making and GRAMMY nominated singer-songwriter Jonathan Butler hails from South Africa. Combining elements of R&B, jazz-fusion, and worship music, Butler became the first...more

    Awesmic City Expo 2015

    Presented by Awesmic City Austin Texas, LLC

    September 5 - September 6, 2015

    2nd Annual Awesmic City Expo 2015 - Palmer Events Center - Sept. 5-6, 2015 - this year supporting the youth, the Americans With Disabilities, and The Veterans - we provide an atmosphere of...more

    J's Sunday Singalong

    Presented by Jason Molin and Austin Parks and Recreation at Barton Springs Pool, Austin

    September 6, 2015

    J's Sunday Singalong brings pop and folk hymns to the cathedral of Barton Springs. What could summon the sacred spirit of old Austin better than singing 60's folk songs about peace, love, and...more

    “Convivencia Re-Envisioned:The Three Worlds of Renaissance Spain”

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project at St. Martin's Lutheran Church, Austin

    September 5 - September 6, 2015

    Texas Early Music Project

    Daniel Johnson, Artistic Director

    presents

    "Convivencia Re-Envisioned: The Three Worlds of Renaissance Spain"

    with special...more

    Austin Caribbean Festival

    Presented by RightClarke Productions, LLC

    September 7, 2015

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    Labor Day Weekend at Horseshoe Bay Resort

    Presented by Horseshoe Bay Resort

    September 4 - September 7, 2015

    Celebrate Labor Day Weekend, September 4-7, with lakeside fun, live music, a high-energy canine show and Family Fun Day at Horseshoe Bay Resort. Resort guests will enjoy daily activities as well...more

    PLAY ME - Exhibition of Mechanical Sculptures by Yuliya Lanina

    Presented by Polyglot Gallery and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    September 12, 2014 - September 10, 2015

    Please join us for an exhibition of new work by Yuliya Lanina of her signature mechanical sculptures with original musical scores by Yevgeniy Sharlat. Also, on exhibition are new small works on...more

    A Jazzy Ladies' Night

    Presented by Women in Jazz Association, inc. at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 11, 2015

    Jeanette Harris is the scintillating saxtress of smooth jazz. This lady understands that energetic and captivating performances matched with uplifting and inspiring vibrations in the music are the...more

    Sonic Transmissions

    Presented by Tektite Records Cooperation and Epistrophy Arts at The North Door, Austin

    September 10 - September 12, 2015

    Sonic Transmissions, curated by internationally renowned bassist Ingebrigt Håker Flaten (The Thing, Atomic), is a three-day showcase that gives equal weight to some of the globe's best free jazz,...more

    iViva Mexico!

    Presented by Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    September 12, 2015

    Come celebrate the day Mexico won its Independence! There will be plenty of food and live music all evening from 6pm-10pm at the Mexican American Cultural Center 600 River Street, Austin TX 78701....more

    Medical Orchestra Concert to Benefit Dell Seton Medical Center

    Presented by Central Texas Medical Orchestra and Deborah Hay Dance Co. at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Austin

    September 12, 2015

    Gina Chavez - Austin Musician of the Year, and Claire Wells- violin virtuoso, headline a concert to benefit Dell Seton Medical Center at the...more

    Centroamericanto Fest 2015

    Presented by La Peña at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    September 12, 2015

    Centroamericanto Fest is a cultural initiative that brings the music from Central America to Austin TX. The festival showcases the music of some of the most influential singer-songwriters from the...more

    Kim Waters

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 13, 2015

    With the release of his 1989 debut album, Sweet and Saxy, saxophonist-band leader-composer-arranger-producer Kim Waters was instantly established among the premier Urban Jazz hit makers. Known for...more

    SoundSpace: Deep Listening

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    September 13, 2015

    This iteration of the Blanton's award-winning series SoundSpace celebrates the composer Pauline Oliveros, her concept of Deep Listening, and her memorable performances in cathedrals and...more

    WobeonFest: An Austin World Music Festival

    Presented by Texas Folklife at Ironwood Hall, AUSTIN

    September 12 - September 13, 2015

    WOBEONFEST returns to Ironwood Hall in Downtown Austin this September, marking the third year of this international festival. Highlights include an expanded program featuring a brand new Jazz...more

    PRFD 18th Birthday Bombazo

    Presented by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance at Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance and Cultural Center, Austin

    September 13, 2015

    ! BOMBA !!  

    Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance is becoming an adult! We're celebrating our milestone 18th birthday with a BOMBAZO (Bomba dance for all) and other...more

    Peace Prayer of St. Francis

    Presented by SICA

    September 13, 2015

    Austin singer/songwriter Cheri Milam Roman will upload her new meditation song — lyrics by St. Francis —online on 9/11 in honor of Peace Day Austin, but she will debut the song...more

    Master Class and Concert with Michael Schneider

    Presented by SICA and Classical Music for the World

    September 13, 2015

    Take a master class with world-renowned classical pianist Michael Schneider in the afternoon, and then stay for a very special solo piano concert,  The master class...more

    Gilbert & Sullivan presents “A Topsy-Turvy Bard”

    Presented by Gilbert & Sullivan Society Of Austin

    September 13, 2015

    Join us for our first musicale of the 2015-16 Gilbert & Sullivan season, as we present an entrancing afternoon of poetic verse and music, intertwining the worlds of Gilbert & Sullivan and...more

    The Poet Sings: Emily Dickinson

    Presented by Conspirare

    September 13, 2015

    Conspirare will celebrate the expressive power and range of one of America’s most beloved poets. Hear some of the countless musical works that she has inspired, including the world premieres of...more

    La Follia Austin Baroque presents "Purcell's Dido and Aeneas: A Miniature Operatic Masterpiece"

    Presented by La Follia Austin Baroque at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    September 12 - September 13, 2015

    La Follia Austin Baroque presents "Purcell's Dido and Aeneas: A Miniature Operatic Masterpiece"


    La Follia begins its 2015-2016 season in spectacular fashion with a dramatized...more

    The Fifth Annual International Music Festival

    Presented by Texas Music Museum and George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin

    September 12 - September 13, 2015

    Please join us at the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center for two days of music from across the globe. Twelve different ensembles will present a vast array of musical...more

    An Enchanted Evening -- Singin' the 'Sixties!

    Presented by Austin Girls' Choir

    September 12 - September 13, 2015

    Please join us for our "An Enchanted Evening" shows Sept. 12 and 13, a program of classics from the '60's and beyond!  Come get your dose of Vitamin B --  Beach Boys, Beatles and...more

    Organ Vespers: Renaissance organ music & chant

    Presented by Organ Vespers

    September 14, 2015

    Vocal ensemble Schola Aliquando and organist Eric Mellenbruch bring to life Renaissance organ music interspersed with the chant that inspired it, taking advantage of the reverberant space and...more

    Welcome Concert with Robert Schumann Konservatorium Students and Nayeon Kim

    Presented by Classical Music for the World at Threadgill's World Headquarters - South Austin , Austin

    September 15, 2015

    CMFW International Music Exchange Program 2015 (Austin, TX - Zwickau, Germany - Seoul, Korea)

    Welcome Concert with Robert Schumann Konservatorium...more

    When Nature Sings: For the Healer

    Presented by Ana Maria Tekina-eirú Maynard at Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance and Cultural Center, Austin

    September 15, 2015

    When Nature Sings: For the Healer
    Texas Continuing Education (3 CEUs)
    September 15, 2015, 12:30-4pm

    Information and advance registration......more

    AMVFest & AFS present: Okkervil River's Down Down the Deep River (music film) + Acoustic Performance

    Presented by Austin Music Video Festival at Alamo Drafthouse at The Ritz, Austin

    September 16, 2015

    Join AMVFest and the Austin Film Society for the festival kickoff and Texas Premiere of Okkervil River's DOWN DOWN THE DEEP RIVER.

    The film will be preceded by a selection of vintage...more

    Tuck & Patti

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 18, 2015

    The husband and wife jazz duo of Tuck & Patti - guitarist Tuck Andress and vocalist/arranger Patti Cathcart – have been a steady performing duo for over three decades. Patti exudes the...more

    Poems for Peace

    Presented by SICA at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    September 18, 2015

    Get set for a magical evening of music and poetry as award-winning Austin poets and performers take to the stage to share their poems for peace.  Featuring Janelle Buchanan, Katherine Catmull,...more

    Renaissance Splendour! –Radiant a Cappella Gems

    Presented by Ensemble VIII at St. Louis Catholic Church, Austin

    September 18, 2015

    Our fifth season opens with a concert of brilliant jewels from the Renaissance. Every work shimmers with light and warmth, from Palestrina's transparent Sicut cervus to Byrd's transcendent...more

    ? soft

    Presented by line upon line percussion

    September 17 - September 18, 2015

    line upon line percussion begins the third year of their award-winning, self-presented series with an exploration of the volume least frequently associated with percussion: soft. A brand new piece...more

    Hello, Texas! International Music Exchange Program Concert

    Presented by Classical Music for the World at The First Baptist Church of Austin, Austin

    September 18, 2015

    Hello, Texas! CMFW International Music Exchange Program Concert featuring visitors from Robert Schumann Konservatorium, Germany; Nayeon Kim, Korea; and students from...more

    Indian Classical Violin Concert by Dr. Sangeeta Shankar

    Presented by Indian Classical Music Circle of Austin (ICMCA)

    September 19, 2015

    Dr. Sangeeta Shankar is a renowned Indian classical violinist, disciple and daughter of legendary violin virtuoso Padmabhushan Dr. Smt. N. Rajam. She has carried forward the golden...more

    1st Annual Austin Music Video Festival 2015

    Presented by Austin Music Video Festival at Various Locations

    September 16 - September 19, 2015

    AUSTIN MUSIC VIDEO FESTIVAL 2015
    200 VIDEOS, 13 AWARDS, LIVE DJ BATTLE, WORKSHOPS, PANELS & PARTIES!!!

    VIDEO LINEUP

    Okkervil River premiering "Down Down the Deep River"...more

    Solo Cello Concert, “One is Many” and Master Class with Francesco Mastromatteo

    Presented by Classical Music for the World at All Faiths Chapel at Austin State Hospital, Austin

    September 19, 2015

    Solo Cello Concert, “One is Many” and Master Class with Francesco Mastromatteo

    Described as a "virtuosic and passionate musician" by the Dallas Morning News,...more

    The Earth Loves You

    Presented by Joel Laviolette and Rattletree

    September 18 - September 20, 2015

    "The Earth Loves You" is a groundbreaking new interactive performance that Joel Laviolette and Rattletree will be unveiling in September. 

    In Joel's words:  "My work...more

    Austin Museum Day Program

    Presented by Austin History Center at Austin History Center, Austin

    September 20, 2015

    The Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, invites you to a special Austin Museum Day program featuring local musician and author Jesse Sublett. Sublett will perform a few songs at 2:00 pm...more

    Butch Morgan at Creekbottom Music

    Presented by Creekbottom Music

    September 20, 2015

    Creekbottom Concerts presents an intimate afternoon of music with the legendary Butch Morgan.


    Average White Band

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 20, 2015

    Average White Band are widely regarded as one of the best soul and funk bands in the history of music. Though best known for their timeless instrumental mega-hit, “Pick Up the Pieces,”...more

    A Spaghetti Western Concert with Rick del Castillo

    Presented by Austin Civic Orchestra at The Long Center: Michael and Susan Dell Hall, Austin

    September 20, 2015

    What happens when a Latin Rockstar joins forces with a Classical Orchestra? A night of Austin-worthy live music at the Long Center featuring the renowned rockstar Rick del Castillo along with...more

    A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

    Presented by The City Theatre Company at The City Theatre, Austin

    August 28 - September 20, 2015

    Tragedy tomorrow, comedy tonight! This joyous, musical romp through Rome has desperate lovers, scheming neighbors, and secrets behind every toga. A Funny Thing is considered to be one of the best...more

    Austin Girls' Choir Auditions

    Presented by Austin Girls' Choir at Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, Austin

    September 2 - September 21, 2015

    Austin Girls’ Choir is accepting new singers now for both ensembles!  Parents of girls age 8-18 can schedule a placement audition at 512-453-0884. Our choristers learn music theory, vocal...more

    Compassion Games for Peace

    Presented by Compassionate Communities Austin at Multiple Locations, Austin

    September 11 - September 21, 2015

    Play inspires us — throughout our lives —  to joyfully connect with one another and our precious planet. Playing together, we can explore new heights of creativity and learning, while we...more

    Classical Music for the World International Music Exchange Program 2015

    Presented by Classical Music for the World

    September 11 - September 21, 2015

    Classical Music for the World (CMFW) International Music Exchange program welcomes twenty nine students and teachers from Robert Schumann Konservatorium (RSK), Zwickau in Germany and one student...more

    Strunz & Farah

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 25, 2015

    The originators of blending Latin American and Middle Eastern guitars, Costa Rica’s Jorge Strunz and Iran’s Ardeshir Farah have performed together since 1979. Their highly influential...more

    The Whirling Dervishes

    Presented by Dialogue Institute of the Soithwest at Riverbend Centre, Austin

    September 25, 2015

     Live Performance of the Whirling Dervishes from Konya and Turkish Sufi Music Ensemble


    Hands Up Hoodies Down

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    September 17 - September 26, 2015

    “Hands Up Hoodies Down blends slam poetry, music, rap, movement, and improvisation together for a poignant piece with a message as loud and clear as the chants at rallies nationwide:...more

    California Guitar Trio

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    September 27, 2015

    Boasting over 20 years of performing live together and having released 14 albums, the interesting lineup found in The California Guitar Trio is just one of the many reasons these acoustic...more

    Classical Concert by The Balcones Community Orchestra

    Presented by Balcones Community Orchestra at Lakeway Activity Center, Lakeway

    September 27, 2015

    Conducted by Dr. Robert Radmer. 

    Guest artist, Robert Radmer, performs G.P. Telemann: Viola Concerto in G Major. 

    The orchestra will also perform G.F....more

    Sunday in the Park with George

    Presented by Austin Shakespeare and Armstrong Community Music School at The Long Center: Debra & Kevin Rollins Studio Theatre, Austin

    September 24 - September 27, 2015


    The Armstrong Community Music School joins Austin Shakespeare to present a staged concert of Stephen Sondheim’s Tony Award-winning Sunday in the Park with...more

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