Presented by The Civic Minded 5 @ the Gallery at Avalon Island
Thursday, August 25th - Ava Mendoza and Jessica Pavone
7pm Doors, 8pm Show. Free admission, Donations encouraged.
Ava Mendoza presents her hybrid jazz, rock and blues guitar fingerpicking experiments in an often impertinent and compelling fashion. Jessica Pavone has just also released a new solo work to tour behind- Silent Spills.
NB: This concert is not at the Timucua White House
Sunday, September 4th - Eighth Note
7pm Doors, 7:30pm Show. Free admission, donations encouraged.
The Eighth Note is a modern jazz fusion quintet started by trombonist Derrick A. Harris. The sophisticated and energetic group cites Trombone Shorty, Roy Hargrove, and Snarky Puppy as influences.
The Timucua Arts Foundation and its “White House” venue have become one of the busiest new music presenters in Florida, averaging some sixty folk, jazz, experimental and classical music performances annually - typically free of charge - in a distinctive living room concert hall that seats one hundred. Most concerts also feature a visual artist creating work live on stage. Guests bring a bottle of wine or dish to share, donate to the performers and sometimes buy a painting from the featured artist.
In addition to the living room concerts, Timucua supports three distinct constituent organizations: