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    Performance: line upon line percussion

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    February 24, 2017

    Standing, with limited seating available. Ticketing information to come.

    Austin’s premier new music percussion ensemble, line upon line, performs a concert inspired by Monika Sosnowska’s monumental metal sculptures, created for her exhibition Habitat.

    This evening of contemporary music in the galleries provides a rare multisensory experience with contemporary art before the ...more


    The Long Center Presents: Let It Be

    Presented by The Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center: Michael and Susan Dell Hall, Austin

    March 4, 2017

    “The gig that Liverpool never had is now the gig that Liverpool cannot do without” – Liverpool Sound and Vision

    “Fab for all the family” – The Times of London

    These are...more

    Prohibition: A Musical Comedy

    Presented by Crank Collective at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    February 23 - March 4, 2017

    100 years ago, Prohibition was the struggle that divided America.  Set in Texas, this one-hour musical comedy tells the true story of the fight between the "Drys" and the "Wets."   This...more

    CMFW Love Concert with Classical Guitarist Michael Gratovich

    Presented by Classical Music for the World at Oak Hill United Methodist Church, Austin

    March 4, 2017

    Classical Music for the World (CMFW) proudly announces its Spring Season Love Concert featuring Classical Guitarist Michael Gratovich, benefitting Focus Girls 4 Education Runners Pal (FG4ERP)...more

    Arthur Sullivan's Cox and Box

    Presented by Gilbert & Sullivan Society Of Austin

    March 4 - March 5, 2017

    Gilbert & Sullivan Austin is proud to present “Cox and Box” as our 2017 Mid-Season Special Production. First performed in 1866, it was Arthur Sullivan’s first comic opera, and this may...more

    “A Chamber Concert with Anton Nel on Classical Period Instruments”

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

    March 4 - March 5, 2017

    La Follia Austin Baroque presents

    “A Chamber Concert with Anton Nel on Classical Period Instruments”

     

    Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 8pm 
    Sunday, March 5,...more

    In the Key of Giacchino

    Presented by Cinematic Symphony at Anderson High School Theatre, Austin

    March 5, 2017

    Cinematic Symphony celebrates multi-Grammy- and Academy Award-winning American composer Michael Giacchino. Join us as we perform pieces from some of his best soundtracks,...more

    Farm To Feast

    Presented by Farmgrass at The Barr Mansion, Austin

    March 9, 2017

    A locally sourced dinner celebrating our beloved Central Texas farmers.

    Thurs March 9, 2017.  6-9pm
    Barr Mansion

    Sit with your favorite farmer and share a feast...more

    “Sacred Shadows – Victoria’s Tenebrae Responsories”

    Presented by Ensemble VIII

    March 9, 2017

    Ensemble VIII presents “Sacred Shadows – Victoria’s Tenebrae Responsories” on March 9th at Westlake Hills Presbyterian Church and March 10th at St. Louis Catholic Church Chapel. Both...more

    “Sacred Shadows – Victoria’s Tenebrae Responsories”

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

    March 10, 2017

    Ensemble VIII presents “Sacred Shadows – Victoria’s Tenebrae Responsories” on March 9th at Westlake Hills Presbyterian Church and March 10th at St. Louis Catholic Church Chapel. Both...more

    Long Center Presents: Pink Martini

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    March 12, 2017

    “Pink Martini is a rollicking around-the-world musical adventure… if the United Nations had a house band in 1962, hopefully we’d be that band.” – Thomas Lauderdale,...more

    Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    March 12, 2017

    Rock icons Stevie Nicks with Pretenders announced 20 new shows and will make a stop at the Frank Erwin Center on March 12!

    Due to huge ticket demands and stellar reviews for the 24 Karat...more

    You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop

    Presented by Women in Jazz Association, inc. and George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin

    March 13, 2017

    Enjoy a day singing and performing during spring break at the Women in Jazz "You Can Sing!" Vocal Performance Camp, Saturday, March 13, 2017 at the George Washington Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Rooftop on 6th

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 15 - March 16, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Wednesday, March 15th at Rooftop On Sixth
    10:00PM | 21+ | No Cover...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Cherrywood Coffee

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio at Cherrywood Coffeehouse, Austin

    March 16, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Thursday, March 15th at Cherrywood Coffeehouse
    3:00PM | All Ages | No...more

    Beat the Rush: Passepartout Duo

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

    March 16, 2017

    The percussion and piano duo present works by Steve Reich, Hannah Lash, and Nikolai Kapustin.


    Faith & Culture @SXSW

    Presented by Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

    March 16, 2017

    Wonder what God is up to at South by Southwest? Come to Austin Seminary on Thursday, March 16th. Listen as David Dark, author of Life’s Too Short to Pretend You’re Not...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Handlebar Rooftop

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 16, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Thursday, March 16th at HandleBar Austin (Rooftop)
    8:00PM | 21+ | No...more

    "Crone" - for Chamber Orchestra: A music score to the upcoming Virtual Reality film "Crone"

    Presented by Red Nightfall Productions at Bates Recital Hall, Austin

    March 17, 2017

    A collaboration between faculty and students across the College of Fine Arts, Crone is a hybrid: part dance film, fashion film, music video that uses orchestral music and movement...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Nook Amphitheater

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 17, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Friday, March 17th at The Nook Amphitheater
    4:00PM | 21+ | No...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail The Rattle Inn

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 17 - March 18, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam

    Friday, March 17th at The Rattle Inn
    10:30PM | 21+ | No Cover
    ...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Handlebar Rooftop

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 18, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Saturday, March 18th at HandleBar Austin
    8:00PM | 21+ | No Cover...more

    Music at the Blanton: Bach in the Subways

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

    March 21, 2017

    Viola player and UT psychology professor Michael Domjan performs music by Bach, as part of the international project Bach in the Subways.


    Blanton Block Party

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

    March 25, 2017

    Explore the Blanton Museum of Art at a free day-to-night community festival celebrating the newly reinstalled permanent collection galleries. The Blanton Block Party is the perfect opportunity to...more

    Long Center Presents: Fela! The Concert

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    March 26, 2017

    Full of energy in constant motion, Fela! The Concert radiates joy and leaves audiences on their feet wanting more. The sensual, eclectic sounds and powerful lyrics of Fela Kuti, the founding...more

    Beautiful: The Carole King Musical 

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    March 21 - March 26, 2017

    Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the...more

    Red Snapper

    Presented by Austin Chamber Music Center at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, Austin

    April 1, 2017

    Combining poetry and music, song and images, with a playful and brilliant nod to one of the greatest-ever pieces of chamber music. Focusing on living artists who make an incredible impact on the...more

    Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    April 2, 2017

    Panic! At The Disco will embark on the Death Of A Bachelor Tour, a headline U.S. arena run in celebration of the success of their gold-certified fifth studio album “Death Of A Bachelor,”...more

    Leelee Promotions Presents Ghetto Twiinz Live In Concert

    Presented by http://www.austintexas.gov/department/givens-recreation-center

    April 2, 2017

    Come out and join us for a concert. Ghetto Twiinz coming in concert April 2, 2017 at 8:30 PM performing at Givens Recreation Center in the Gym. Time Slots on sale to Artists who want to open for...more

    Rezuranger: An Improvised Heavy Metal Odyssee

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    March 4 - April 8, 2017

    The unholy halls of Satan's hell haven't been rocked since the disbanding of heavy metal legends Rezuranger, 15 long years ago. Beelzebub makes it his mission to reignite the torch of malevolence...more

    Long Center Presents: Chris Botti

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    April 19, 2017

    Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD “When I Fall In Love,” Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. His success has crossed over to audiences...more

    Big Squeeze Finals – Austin

    Presented by Texas Folklife at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    April 22, 2017

    Big Squeeze 2017 Finals
    Saturday April 22, 2017 (1pm-5pm)
    Bullock Texas State History Museum 
    1800 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701 

    Texas Folklife and...more

    Chorus Austin presents "Esther"

    Presented by Chorus Austin at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Austin

    April 22 - April 23, 2017

    Experience a recently redicovered oratorio by Crstiano Giuseppe Lidarti (1730-1795). Lidarti's opera/oratorio, completed in 1774, tells the story of Queen Esther's rescue of the Jewish people....more

    Beijing Guitar Duo

    Presented by Austin Classical Guitar

    April 29, 2017

    Jaw-dropping precision and virtuosity combine with crystal clarity and maticulous attention to detail, these two young artists amazed and delighted us in their Austin debut, and we can't wait for...more

    Somos Panama y Latinoamerica

    Presented by Folklore y Ritmos de Panama and at Asian American Resource Center, Austin

    April 29, 2017

    Folklore y Ritmos de Panama is hosting a multicultural evening full of music and dance from throughout Latin America such as Colombia, Cuba, Argentina and others. Austin band Cienfuegos will...more

    The Phantom of the Opera

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    April 19 - April 30, 2017

    Based on the classic novel Le Fantôme de L’Opéra by Gaston Leroux, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA tells the story of a masked figure who lurks beneath the catacombs of the Paris Opera House,...more

    Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers 40th Anniversary Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    May 2, 2017

    Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, one of the most iconic bands in American music history, have announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour with very special guest Gary Clark...more

    iHeart Country Festival 2017

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    May 6, 2017

    For the fourth straight year, Country music's biggest superstars will perform at the Frank Erwin Center in a live celebration of all things country. The country music of the iHeartRadio app will...more

    Ivory Fantasy & Flamenco Passion

    Presented by Musical Connections and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    May 6, 2017

    Nina McIntire (Russia/Germany) completed her degree in Master of the Fine Arts at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow and at...more

    Long Center Presents: Six Guitars

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    May 4 - May 7, 2017

    Six Guitars is a pitch perfect blend of music, comedy, and characters. Chase Padgett delivers a virtuosic performance as he becomes six different guitar players each with their own distinct voice,...more

    Roots & Rhythms Weekly Residency

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms

    November 4, 2016 - May 19, 2017

    Roots & Rhythms will continue to offer a free, weekly drum program at Houston Elementary in Dove Springs for the 9th consecutive year!! Must be enrolled in the ACE Afterschool program...more

    Chorus Austin presents "Southwest Voices"

    Presented by Chorus Austin at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Austin

    May 20, 2017

    Chorus Austin's Chamber Ensemble's fourth annual crowd-pleasing concert features music of contemporary composers from Austin and neighboring areas. Come hear the winning work from the 4th Annual...more

    Chorus Austin presents "Southwest Voices"

    Presented by Chorus Austin

    May 21, 2017

    Chorus Austin's Chamber Ensemble's fourth annual crowd-pleasing concert featuring music of contemporary composers from Austin and neighboring areas. Come hear the winning work from the 4th Annual...more

    New Kids On The Block The Total Package Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    May 21, 2017

    NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK announced their 2017 headlining tour alongside Grammy Award-winning tour mates PAULA ABDUL and BOYZ II MEN. A follow-up to 2013’s hugely-successful Package Tour, the aptly...more

    LOVESTREAM

    Presented by special events live at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    June 16 - June 17, 2017

    LOVESTREAM is a global art celebration and we merged with Solstice Fest—TWO festivals for the price of one! Several Chakras around the world connected via live streaming to Austin. Austin will...more

    JUMP ON IT

    Presented by Jump On It

    June 21 - August 9, 2017

    Summer Concert Series all ages welcome! Every Wednesday at Givens Park 12p-10p.


    Threadgill's JATA Brunch

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop

    October 2, 2016 - September 17, 2017

    JATA (JAzz TAlent of Today and Tomorrow) is an opportunity for middle and high school jazz students to sit in with professional musicians from the Austin Jazz Workshop.  Join us to enjoy some...more

    JATA @ Central Market Westgate

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop at Central Market Cafe - Westgate, Austin

    October 23, 2016 - September 24, 2017

    JATA (JAzz TAlent of Today and Tomorrow) is an opportunity for middle and high school jazz students to sit in with professional musicians from the Austin Jazz Workshop.   Every fourth Sunday,...more

    Texas Legends of Rock, Pop and Soul

    Presented by Texas Music Museum at Texas Music Museum , Austin

    February 22 - November 1, 2017

    Texas Legends of Rock, Pop and Soul 

    For more than 100 years, Texans have made extensive contributions to rock, pop and soul music starting with the great Mary Carson...more

    East 12th Street, Return and Discover

    Presented by East 12th Street Business Corridor

    Ongoing

    The East 12th Street Business Corridor is hosting a district festival featuring food, family and fun. Come for historic talks, music, arts and crafts and more from 11am to 5pm on Saturday,...more

    POLKAPOCALYPSE!

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum and Texas Folklife at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    Ongoing

    The Third First Annual POLKAPOCALYPSE! is upon us! Four awesome Polka bands--including two Grammy (TM) winners--will rock the boots off your lederhosen with a crazy mix of Tejano, Czech, German,...more

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