HOW to GET to the WHITE HOUSE
From I-4, Take exit 81B, Go east on Kaley, at the fourth light, take a right on SummerlinPark along the west side of Summerlin, in the Wadeview Park parking lot,
or in the community center's parking lot at the end of the park's lot.
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2013 at a glance
2013 at a Glance
May 11 SATURDAY 7:30 PM
Special literary event from Functionally Literate, presented by Jared Silvia.
Featuring Enid Shomer, a wonderful poet from Tampa, and three other local talents sharing both fiction and poetry. FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Cindy Murray
May 12 7:30 PM
String Night @ white house, presented by CFCF , with the best string quartet around and featuring some great soloists.
This concert is free, but many people got reserved seats by giving to the KickStarter campaign. Show up early to get a seat, or sit on the floor :-)
artist: Cindy Murray
June 2 7:30 PM
artist: Lorraine Turner
June 3 7:30 PM
NOTE: This is a ticketed event: $20 per ticket (+$2 fee), buy them HERE .
Do not miss the two giants of Hig Energy Free Jazz. Two good friends of Sam Rivers', they have played together since the 60's !!!
Most of our events are free, but this Civic Minded 5 production is such a coup, and they want to be able to produce more shows in the future, so help out, and enjoy a truly unique event in Orlando while doing it.
Artist: Woody Igou
June 9 7:30 PM
Christine Barron Plays with cellist Justice Milsom. All genres, including Kletzmer. FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Elizabeth St-Hilaire-Nelson
June 23 7:30 PM
John Carpenter , singer/songwriter, with his band. FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Laurel Forrar
June 30 7:30 PM
Good jazz, brewed fresh just for you. Do not miss it! FREE! Donations welcome.
July 1 7:30 PM MONDAY NIGHT!
July 7 7:30 PM
Sunshine Clarinets. They are going to Assisi, Italy next week to perform at the International Clarinet Association Conference.
Three world premieres by Richard Drexler, Keith Lay, and Ralph Hays !!!
FREE! Donations welcome (to help pay for their trip).
Kevin Strang, Keith Koons, Jessica Hall, Jennifer Royals
Artist: Dawn Schreiner
July 14 7:30 PM
Leo Linares, singer/songwriter, plays for you. Find him on YouTube . more details to come FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: John P. Chamberlin
July 21 7:30 PM
Sybil Gage , from New Orleans, she sings original jazz with her pianist.
artist: David M. Gillespie
July 28 7:30 PM
Damien Simon , electronic music. FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Liz Watkins
August 11 7:30 PM
P.J. Rohr, flute, with Lee Lallance, piano play a concert of classijazz music (Claude Bolling and more) FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Maryse Jupillat
August 25 7:30 PM
Lisa Firestone , an evening of song and music, mostly originals from Lisa ! FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Alberto Quintero
September 8 7:30 PM
Gypsy Star Eclectic music from Florida, with a world flavour. FREE! Donations welcome.
September 22 7:30 PM
Professor Pennygoode's Mighty Flea Circus Remember Hairpeace? They also have a great band.
Rockabilly, Jump Blues, retro rock-&-roll, and mostly originals!!! FREE! Donations welcome.
artist: Homero Rodriguez
October 6 7:30 PM
Expect the unexpected!
artist: Angelo Cane
October 13 7:30 PM
Charlotte Reillo , Orlando based singer/songwriter has a funky tinge. Come check out her music.
October 20 7:30 PM NOT @ WHITE HOUSE - @ ORLANDO MUSEUM OF ART -
Suntrust Auditorium, Orlando Museum of Art. Tickets: $24
This is a fund raiser for the Timucua Arts Foundation
presented by Accidental Music Festival
November 10 7:30 PM
The Tekalli Duo . These two wonderful young musicians have dazzled the white house audience in the past.
They are back with new music. High level music making from great human beings.
This is part of the Accidental Music Festival , presented by Chris Belt.
November 24 7:30 PM
Sax and Piano Duo, presented by CF2 . Details to come
December 1 7:30 PM
The UCF Jazz Ensemble 1 plays Duke Ellignton's version of Nutcracker. A favorite of mine, for sure.
PAST EVENTS 2013
January 6 Ashley Inguanta , writer/photographer is having her book launching at the house. With Mandy Burgan and Christin Carlow.
February 10 Lauren Heintz , with Jim Spence artist: Michael Owen & Heather Protz
February 14 * * *AT UCF* * * Marty and Michiko Morell , with La Lucha, Jeff Rupert and Benoit GlazerFebruary 17 ***in Mount Dora*** The Guy St-Clair Young Artist Competition (Camille got 2nd prize, JM played wonderfully also)
February 24 Jenny Wilson Trio , artist: David M. Gillespie
April 25 ***Mount Dora*** Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra Camille will play Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante with Konstantin Dimitrov, concertmaster.
April 26 ***Clermont*** Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra Camille will play Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante with Konstantin Dimitrov, concertmaster.
April 28 Matt Peters marimba recital, along with the UCF Flute Studio, Mike Hill and Dawn Marie Williams on harp. artist: Phillip Sanchez
2012 at a Glance
January 2 Charles EisensteinJanuary 21 Composing for the Guitar(2 PM start) Workshop with Christopher Belt, Dr. Eladio Scharron. Made possible by CFCF and Chris Belt.
January 22 Jack wilkins, Per Danielsson and Friends (7:30 PM), Find him HERE.
January 29 Belmont & Jones (7:30 PM), Find them HERE. Artist: Kathy Ivers
February 12 Victoria Schultz (7:30 PM) artist: Brandy Renee
February 19 Tatsuya Nakatani with David Pate & Kevin Stever(7:30 PM) Presented by the Civic Minded 5 Artist: Robert Beck
March 8 Glazer Kids open for Wynton Marsalis and the LCJO
March 2 Acoustic Eidolon (7:30 PM) Artist: Carl Knickerbocker
March 23-34 UCF Jazz Festival
March 25 Jaap Blonk and Fred Ho, presented by the Civic Minded Five
April 1 Wolter Weirbos and David Hanson, presented by the Civic Minded Five
April 8 Endangered Blood, presented by the Civic Minded Five
April 11 Clinic for the AL high school Big Band, from Québec
April 22 Brian Bradley and Steve Merritt
April 29 CFCF Concert, with music from Rebekah Todia, Daniel Crozier, Charles Griffin, and Benoit Glazer
April 30 Jazz under the Starz, at Boone High School
May 6 Larry Coryell Trio
May 24 BJB at Celebration
May 27 Suliman and Jamila Tekalli
June 17 Larry Coryell with Adityia Banerjee and Pandit Majumair
June 24 Christine Barron and Friends
June 25 Jim Luce recording session
July 8 Trevor Watts and Veryan Weston
July 22 7:30 PM Dr. Keith Koons, clarinet, Katie McCoy, violin, Brandon Clinton, piano Milhaud, Khachaturian, Parker Artist: Wanda Ortiz
August 26 7:30 P Sanford Jazz Ensemble, led by Dave Sheffield artist: Lorraine Turner
September 16 7:30 PM Þorsteinn Helgi Árbjörnsson, a lyrical tenor, Laurent Boukobza on piano. artist: Orit Reuben (she will work with a live model: Jenny Coyle)
October 7 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM 7 Lives of Chance movie screening See the trailer.
November 8 to 11 Accidental Music Festival Presents the Symphonic Orchestra of Guanajuato with the trio Luxa 21 in concerts in Tampa, Orlando and Sanford. AccidentalMusicFestival.com
November 10 (SATURDAY) 5:30PM AMF: CFCF presents new electronic music Artist: Thomas Thorspecken
November 10 (SATURDAY) 7:30 PM AMF: Collide Contemporary Music Series presents Michelle Schumann . An all John Cage piano recital celebrating the 100th anniversary of Cage's birth.
(past events) fall 2011 at a Glance
(past events) FALL 2011 at a Glance
In The Beginning - by John Alvarez. World premiere of this major new work for big band and electronics.
The Hang - by Matt McCarthy. First complete performance of this work for 10 improvisers.
Ricercare VI - by Juan Trigos (conductor of Eastman's touring "Broadband Ensemble"). Florida premiere of this guitar concerto featuring the great Dieter Hennings as soloist.
Art by Vadim Malkin
SEPTEMBER 25th Opus 5 Woodwind Quintet Bix Beiderbecke, Gershwin, Porter, and others. arranged by the great Allan Vache, no less. Artist: Brian Phillips
OCTOBER 2nd LaRue Nickelson Group Find him HERE. LaRue Nickelson, Jeremy Powell, Rebecca Zapen, Joe Porter, Walt Hubbard, Artist: Paul Vincenti
OCTOBER 17th Roscoe Mitchell Read the Civic Minded Five Blog, and the Roscoe Mitchell Preview! Find him HERE, HERE, or HERE
We thank the Atlantic Center for the Arts for choosing the white house to do this concert. Thanks to the Civic Minded Five for making this event possible. Art by Shalini Tandon
OCTOBER 23rd Tomoko Kawahara Traditional and contemporary Japanese Koto music Artist: Shalini Tandon
NOVEMBER 6th Chie Suzuki, Michiko and Marty Morell WITH THE UCF JAZZ BAND !!!! Artist: Lorraine Turner
NOVEMBER 11th Build A New York based hybrid classical group Find them HERE or see some VIDEOS Thanks to Woody Igou for making this event possible. Art by Robert Beck
DECEMBER 4th Impromtu Event, with art by Edson Campos and Kathleen Brodeur
DECEMBER 11th Bryan Beller and Kira Small They have a new CD out, LIVE AT THE WHITE HOUSE! See it HERE! Find him HERE, and her HERE. Artist: Nathalie Chikhi
(past events) Winter 2011 at a Glance
January 16th: Carol Stein with Eddie Marshall, Barry Smith and Charlie Silva Art by Jason Hunt
January 30th: The Forefathers CD Release event by this local band, with art by Jeff Maurer and dancers from Emotions Dance.
February 28th: David Behrman The famous composer and producer of the Columbia Records' "Music of our Times" series will appear courtesy of the Atlantic Center for the Arts.
March 6th: The What? Thing with Kris Gruda Danny Jordan (reeds/flute), Michael Welch(trapset), and Dan Walters(bass)with Kris Gruda. Art by Frank Messina
March 20th: Adelle Cotton Two women, two great voices, cello and several other instruments, all original music. Find them HERE. Art by the great Ed Sanderson.
April 10th: John Stowell With Larry Coryell. Find him HERE Art by Jerry Hooper
May 1st: Frank Messina Frank will perform with poet Ron Whitehead and blues singer songwriter Tyrone Cotton, both from Kentucky. Find Frank HERE Art by Maryse Jupillat
May 8th: Per Danielsson, Marty Morell, and Richard Drexler
May 14th (SATURDAY): Tatsuya Nakatani This great Japanese percussionist will bring you with him on a journey that you will not soon forget. HERE.
Thanks to the CIVIC MINDED FIVE for making this event possible.
May 30th (MONDAY): Matthew Shipp This is a Atlantic Center for the Arts Outreach event. HERE.
June 5th: Christine Barron Trio Dr. Keith Koons, clarinet, and Kathy Slage, piano
The Garden Chamber Singers Art by Dawn Schreiner
June 12th: The Space Coast Symphony Orchestra Clarinet sectionFeaturing Jamila Tekalli on Piano
the Beethoven Trio, Mendelsohn Trio op. 114 Mozart Trio, Poulenc duet,, and the Uhl clarinet quartet. Art by Elizabeth Nelson
June 26th: SPECIAL 3PM SHOW !!! Satoko Fujii Ma-do
Thanks to the CIVIC MINDED FIVE for making this event possible. Art by Robin Maria Pedrero
Fall 2010 (past events) Fall 2010 at a glance
August 15, WendyFeaver with Sheila Marie Ernst, art by Maggie Sharar
August 29th, a recital by trombonist Jamie Wehr, artist TBA
September 26, Tribute to Leonard Cohen, presented by Jeremy Seghers and Carbon Productions,
October 17, Sovereign Brass -Creatures from the Brass Lagoon -artist: Paul Vincenti
October 24, Latin Night - Marty Morell with Michiquita, a singer/percussionist from Japan - artist TBA
November 7, Carl Ludwig Hubsch's Longrun Development of the Universe
Carl Ludwig Hubsch-Tuba Wolter Wierbos-trombone Matthias Schubert-Tenor Saxophone Artist: Doug Rhodehame
December 5, The 13th Assembly, artist: Gavin Heron-Vanta
December 12th: Bryan Beller and Kira Small Art by Patrick Tafoya