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'Talking Art' With Ethan Good And Marc Zyla

The Quad City Symphony Orchestra (QCSO) will perform its joint Side-By-Side Concert with the Quad City Symphony Youth Ensembles (QCSYE) on Sunday, April 29, at 3:00 p.m. at the Adler Theatre in Davenport. Pleasant Valley senior Ethan Good, the grand prize winner of the 2018 QCSYE's Concerto Competition, will play a solo, the Arutunian Trumpet Concerto , with the QCSO.

'Talking Art' With Dawn Wohlford-Metallo

The 41st annual High School Art Invitational is currently on exhibit at the Quad City Arts gallery in Rock Island through May 3rd, 2018. High school art teachers from the six counties surrounding the Quad Cities on both the Illinois and Iowa side of our community nominate five of their promising artistic students to submit their work for the exhibition.

'Talking Art' With Carol Ehlers

Figge Art Museum docent Carol Ehlers will give a lecture entitled "Making the Connection: French Moderns, Monet to Matisse 1850-1950" at the Butterworth Center in Moline at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 15.

'Talking Art' With Katherine Pracht

Katherine Pracht is a mezzo soprano opera singer with an extensive performance history who was born and raised in Davenport, Iowa. She has performed at numerous additional national and international venues.

'Talking Art' With Jason Platt And Marc Zyla

The collaboration between Jason Platt, a local freelance illustrator, and Mark Zyla, Director of Education and Community Outreach for the Quad City Symphony Orchestra (QCSO) resulted in the production of an illustrated video telling the story behind Hector Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique (www.facebook.com/QCSymphony/videos/10155567177990170/). The video was released in a five-part series, corresponding to the five symphonic movements, just prior to the "Postcards from Paris" performance in

'Talking Art' With Andrea Olson

The first TEDx conference in the Quad Cities was held recently at the Figge Art Museum on March 7, 2018. Organized by Andrea Olson, CEO and founder of prag'madik, it featured fourteen different speakers who delivered short but powerful talks on a variety of ideas ranging from empowerment through technology, to financial literacy, to deeply personal subjects such as the importance of forgiveness and overcoming personal obstacles.

'Talking Art' With Dino Hayz And Jeff Coussens

The Penguin Project Quad Cities is performing Beauty and the Beast, Jr. at the Brunner Theatre on the Augustana College campus February 23-25 and March 2-4.

'Talking Art' With Charlotte Blake Alston

Charlotte Blake Alston is a master storyteller, narrator, and librettist, and is spending two weeks in our community as a Quad City Arts Visiting Artist. She tells stories in the tradition of an African griot, interspersing both traditional and contemporary tales in a celebration of both African and African-American oral history and traditions.

'Talking Art' With Sean Moeller

The second annual GAS Feed & Seed Festival will be held February 15-17 in Davenport, featuring 20 bands, playing in two locations over three fun-filled nights.

'Talking Art' With Mikey Loy

Mikey Loy is the guitarist and lead vocalist for the local indie/rock band The Penny Serfs.

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