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TAF, Friends of Bob offer free music classes for area youth

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Greater Lafayette area teens who love to play and create music and songs will have two new opportunities to develop and hone skills during February, March and April. Tippecanoe Arts Federation partners with Friends of Bob Music Co-op to present a great guitar program for 8th through 12th Graders, and with SAMI […] Read the full story

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Tippecanoe Arts Federation to host Arts Grant Workshops

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Tippecanoe Arts Federation will be hosting Regional Initiative Grant workshops for non-profit arts organizations and arts program providers. The workshops are particularly directed to those arts organizations or arts program providers in the Tippecanoe Arts Federation (TAF)/Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) Region 4 services area, but are open to providers outside the […] Read the full story

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A Fishing Party, an acrylic by Preston Jackson

Black Cultural Center announces spring Cultural Arts Series

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The spring Cultural Arts Series at Purdue University’s Black Cultural Center will include lectures, art exhibitions, a heritage tour, film, community dialogues and artistic performances. “We are confident that this spring’s slate of events features something for everyone in the community, and we encourage participation by all,” said center director Renee […] Read the full story

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Purdue Varsity Glee Club

Purdue Varsity Glee Club, Indiana Singing Hoosiers to perform together

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — For the first time since 1997, two rivals – the Purdue Varsity Glee Club and the Indiana Singing Hoosiers – will become one voice. “This is a wonderful opportunity for our two amazing universities to collaborate on stage and share our love of music,” said William E. Griffel, director of Purdue […] Read the full story

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Cuarteto Casals

Spanish ensemble Cuarteto Casals to perform at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Cuarteto Casals, which has quickly become recognized as one of Europe’s most distinguished string quartets, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17, 2011 at Purdue University’s Loeb Playhouse. Named for renowned cellist, conductor and humanitarian Pablo Casals, the Spanish ensemble of Vera Martínez Mehner and Abel Tomàs (violins), Jonathan Brown (viola), […] Read the full story

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‘Evening of Romance’ offers a big band valentine on Feb. 12

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Tickets are now on sale for the Purdue Jazz Band’s 11th annual “Evening of Romance,” which will celebrate Valentine’s Day on Feb. 12 at University Plaza in West Lafayette. The cabaret-style event, which recreates the atmosphere of big band dance clubs of the 1940s – where couples came to enjoy music, […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 October 2020