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Music in the Library: Sean Gaskell features the West African Kora

Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Sean Gaskell will give a performance on the Kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa. Gaskell's performance will feature traditional songs that are the heart and soul of the Koras musical repertoire in addition to some of his own personal compositions. Gaskell has mesmerized audiences across the US, The Gambia, and Senegal with his heart rendering performances that spotlight the West African Kora. Gaskell studied the Kora under the instruction of Malamini Jobarteh and Moriba Kuyateh throughout multiple visits to Brikama, The Gambia.


Music in the Library: Evan Taylor Jones - CANCELLED

Saturday, April 25, 2015 at South Trail Branch

Evan Taylor Jones is a singer, songwriter, and performer from the city of Orlando, FL. In just three short years, Evan has made a name for himself around Florida as one of the top soul performers. In 2013, Evan made the transition to full-time performer, playing over 100 shows around the state of Florida.


Music in the Library: Jessamine Trio presents the New Classical Lullaby

Sunday, June 14, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Jessamine Trio presents an accessible, heartfelt program of modern classical music for all listeners, especially children. Twelve new lullaby compositions written by Jeff M. Brown for piano, cello and violin, and accompanied by the poetry of award-winning author, Caroline Sposto, from Memphis, TN carry listeners across a colorful landscape of rich musical imagery and innocent peacefulness. See the violin, cello and piano up close, played by professional classical musicians, and enter into a dream world of pieces like, "Lizard Lake," "Raindrops," "Dream of the Ice Skater," and "The Red Dolphin."


Music in the Library: Body and Parts

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Music in the Library Henry Maiis


Music in the Library: The Diva's of Company D

Wednesday, July 01, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Music - TBD


Music in the Library -TBA

Sunday, August 02, 2015 at Orlando Public Library



Music in the Library: Claude Bourbon

Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Medieval and Spanish Blues

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