Hear selections by Brahms, Gershwin, and Bizet and see the Kossler Duo up close and personal on Sunday, May 20 at 4 pm. Brothers Adam and John Kossler have established themselves as soloists, chamber musicians, and educators. John and Adam have performed for series including the Auburn Guitar Society Concert Series, East Carolina Summer Guitar Workshop, the Aguado Guitar Series and a number of other venues around the US. Tickets are $20 in advance and $22 at the door, if available. A reception is included in the ticket price. Learn more and buy tickets here. Their CDs are for sale at the Gallery & Gift Shop!
Hospitality Committee - meet new friends and join other volunteers in the preparation and serving of food and beverage and setting up and cleaning up the reception at Sunday's Parlor Concert or other events.
Parlor Concert set-up - loading and moving folding chairs and arranging furniture on Sunday.
Last Fridays - greeting and directing vendors and visitors.
Call for Gallery Artists: Apply by 6/15
The Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery's mission is to empower local artists to forge productive cultural and socio-economic ties with their community through professional exhibit opportunities in the Gallery. We provide a free space with no commercial pressure so that you can make your best work and actively engage with this community in the way you choose. Please read the application and submission information here. The deadline to apply is 4 pm June 15.
Last Fridays Free Concert Series & Proclamation to Heather Delisle: 5/25
Join us at the Historic Orange County Courthouse lawn with The Adrian Duke Project Featuring Theresa Richmond! Adrian plays piano in the New Orleans musical tradition of Professor Longhair, James Booker & Dr. John. His voice is infused with a startling imprint of Ray Charles. Adrian and Theresa met in Durham not far from the rural parts of the state where she grew up singing in the church. Adrian's New Orleans blues and Theresa's southern gospel roots make the duo a natural fit. Join us every Last Friday through September. Learn more here.
In addition, the Hillsborough Arts Council invites members of the arts community and general public to support and thank Heather Delislefor her 14 years of service to the Hillsborough Arts Council.
Mayor Tom Stevens will present a formal town proclamation to Heather at 6:30 p.m. at the start ofLast Fridays. For more information, go here.
Hillsborough Art Walk Last Fridays: 5/25
Art Walk Last Fridays showcases the talents of local artists in walkable historic Hillsborough. Park once and enjoy art galleries, artist studios, boutiques and award-winning restaurants. Many Hillsborough Last Fridays Art Walk venues will have opening receptions from 6 to 9 pm.