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Britt Festival Extends Deadline for Artists Call

Britt Festival Extends Deadline for Artists Call for paintings to be used on the 2019 Concert Season poster to August 15 to accommodate artists on vacation. Link to online application provided in this post!

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Britt Festival Call to Artists

Britt Festival Call to rtists 2019

Britt Festival Call to Artists 2019: The Britt calls to artists for fine artwork for their 2020 concert season. Visit this post for more details and a link to the application.

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Teddy Abrams Speaks About Music at Rogue Gallery Tonight!

Teddy Abrams, conductor of the Britt Orchestra

Art and Music have always gone well together…. and that is why the Rogue Gallery and Art Center and Britt Festival are excited to blend music and art this year! Teddy Abrams Speaks About Music at Rogue Gallery Tonight!

May 18, 2018, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Third Friday Downtown Medford Artwalk

Teddy Abrams will be at the Rogue Gallery to talk about his passion – music.

 

Teddy Abrams is a versatile musician and widely-acclaimed Director and Conductor of the Britt Orchestra. He plays the piano, clarinet and composes. A tireless advocate for the power of music, Abrams fosters interdisciplinary collaboration with organizations including the Louisville Ballet, the Center for Interfaith Relations, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the Speed Art Museum, and the Folger Shakespeare Library.

In addition, on the May 18 Third Friday Art Walk the Rogue Gallery will celebrate two new exhibits. The Main

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Rogue Gallery and Britt Blend Music and Art May 18th

Art and Music have always gone well together…. and that is why the Rogue Gallery and Art Center and Britt Festival are excited to blend music and art this year!

Mark your calendars for May 18, 2018, 6:30 – 7:30 pm for the Third Friday Downtown Medford Artwalk Teddy Abrams will be at the Rogue Gallery to talk about his passion – music.

Teddy Abrams is a versatile musician and widely-acclaimed Director and Conductor of the Britt Orchestra. He plays the piano, clarinet and composes. A tireless advocate for the power of music, Abrams fosters interdisciplinary collaboration with organizations including the Louisville Ballet, the Center for Interfaith Relations, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the Speed Art Museum, and the Folger Shakespeare Library.

In addition on the May 18 Third Friday Art Walk, the Rogue Gallery will celebrate two new exhibits. The Main Gallery exhibit “Art in Bloom: Darla Baack, Vera Melynk

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Taste of Summer FREE Wine Pairing Class

Wine Walk: Buy tickets and Start at Art Presence Art Center with Platt Anderson Cellars’ Taste of Summer Free Wine Pairing Class taught by local wine & culinary experts at 11am.

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Britt Festival Calls to Artisans for Taste of Summer

Britt Festival Calls to Artisans for Taste of Summer: "Moonlight Serenade at Britt Pavilion," acrylic on watercolor by Katharine Gracey

Britt Festival Calls to Artisans for Taste of Summer! Read the post for details on how to respond to this call and participate with your own booth in bustling downtown Jville

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Taste of Summer Call to Artisans

Art Presence is committed to its ongoing participation in the Taste, and we hope you will choose to celebrate the opening of the Britt Music & Arts Festival 2016 concert season by participating with your own booth—in the center of the action in downtown Jacksonville—this spring!

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Britt Festival Call to Artists - 2017 Fine Arts Poster

2o16 Britt Festival Call to Artists for 2017 concert season fine arts poster

The Britt’s Fine Arts Poster is a cherished tradition that celebrates Britt’s concert series and music through the visual arts. The 2016 Britt Festival Call to Artists seeks an original piece of artwork by a local artist to commemorate the 2017 concert season through a Fine Arts Poster. SUBMISSION DEADLINE FEB 15, 2016, ARTWORK COMPLETION BY April 2017

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Sue Bennett’s Painting Wins Britt Poster Contest!

The Southern Oregon Artists Resource would like to congratulate SOAR member, watercolorist Sue Bennett of Jacksonville, Oregon, whose painting “Moon Music” was selected by the Britt Festival to illustrate their 2015 concert poster! The poster will be unveiled at the Taste of Summer celebration of the Britt Festival season opening on Saturday, June 6, 2015. You can learn more about Sue’s experience and the painting in an article in the Jacksonville Review, which will be on the streets and their website by the time we publish this notice. Way to go, Sue!

 

 

Volunteer Profile: Kristianna Woods

Kristianna has been a Britt fan since moving to the Rogue Valley 14 years ago. She loves live music, especially in outdoor settings and enjoys the variety of music that Britt Festivals provide. She’s been a volunteer for 4 seasons and held many positions on the hill: ticket taker, event staff, clean up, and usher. She prefers to "work the hill" as an usher because she can interact with patrons, addressing questions or concerns. She says that patrons are there to have a wonderful time and she enjoys helping them to have that experience.  

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