Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

ACGC Garden Party and Reunion

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Featuring: Farm to Table Bites by The Austin Artisan, mimosas, and a bloody mary bar with Tito's Handmade Vodka.
Artist: LOLA Local Opera Local Artists performance by Liz Cass and Carla McElhaney of KMFA and Revel "Songs Inspired by Nature".
Emcee: Ron Oliveira

This is a private event for ACGC's Voices for Children Giving Society, major donors, as well as present/past staff and board members.

Don Zappone and Russell Smith will be honored for their service at Austin Child Guidance Center with the presentation of the Christine W. Anderson Children's Service Award.

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Sep
27
8:00 PM20:00

LOLA at 4th Tap: September Songs

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This LOLA at 4th Tap concert features music of Bolcom, Weill, Yates, and Stopschinski! We will explore teenage angst with the humorous and sentimental "Five Youthful Songs" by Graham Yates with poetry by Rose Labreche (written when she was 15). We'll get our hearts broken by Kurt Weill. We will explore snapshots of life with Bolcom's Cabaret Songs. And we will get a sneak peek of a new chamber opera by Peter Stopschinski called "Lardo Weeping". Concert runs no more than 90 minutes, tickets are just $10 and kids are FREE, win win win!

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Sep
24
3:00 PM15:00

Afternoons at Armstrong: Cookies and Culture

     

 

 

Afternoons at Armstrong: Cookies and Culture features engaging lectures with live music programming involving some of Austin’s finest musicians and arts leaders. Each of these events will be held on Sunday afternoons at the Armstrong Community Music School. All programs begin at 3pm with a running time of one hour. Tickets are $20.00.

Our first installment titled Voyage à Paris features an afternoon of French music celebrating the generous donation of an Erard piano built in Paris in 1904. Liz Cass, mezzo-soprano, and Rick Rowley, piano, will perform works by Debussy, Fauré, and Saint-Saëns. Margaret Perry, Executive Director of the Armstrong Community Music School, will talk about the composers' lives and the era of Paris when the piano was made.

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Jul
27
8:00 PM20:00

LOLA's 3rd Bday Jam: Cabaret Night II

Aw yeah! That's right LOLA is turning 3 this summer AND we're bringing back some more of the beautiful, bawdy, blissful boisterousness by Bolcom, Bizet, Brown, Barber, and Yates. Graham Yates and Liz Cass will throw down LOLA style. Tickets are just $10 and kids get in for FREE. We do encourage you to give more if you are able. It's LOLA's big 3 after all! Come share in the magic times.

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Jul
11
6:30 PM18:30

Austin Chamber Music Center Festival Presents; Gay and Lesbian Composers Concert

Please join us at Don's Depot and get your drinks and your classical music by the gays. Featuring music by Ethel Smyth, Judith Weir, Tchaikovsky and new music by local composers Joseph Shuffield and Ammon Taylor. I'll be singing pieces by Russell Reed and more with Jim James on the keys.
Admission is FREE
21 and over
PS Sing-along featuring Ethel Smyth's MARCH FOR WOMEN!

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Apr
30
3:00 PM15:00

Liz Cass and Sophia Zey in Concert

LOLA, Local Opera Local Artists Presents:

House Concert featuring Liz Cass and Sophia Zey

Join us for an afternoon of music from Bizet to Fauré and Bob Dylan to Poison. An eclectic mix of some of the greatest music ever written in the intimate setting of a beautiful private home in Kansas City. For information and to inquire about reservations, please email localopera@gmail.com or call 512.516.7967.

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