Music&Painting Performance! Cuban Abstract Painter, Juan T. Vazquez Martin painting inspired by the Treasure Coast Community Singers with orchestra on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th, at 3 p.m.
Presenting Chronicles of Blue and Gray in remembrance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. The compelling music, composed by John Purifoy, is poignant work in a musical setting of Francis Miles Finch's poem "The Blue and the Gray."
This once-in-a-lifetime event weaves American folk songs, rallying and battle cries with tunes and lyrics from the Civil War era. Texts from Lincoln's inaugurals, the Gettysburg Address, the Emancipation Proclamation, soldiers' letter and Finch's poem are set to musical choral statements and full orchestra.
Special guest appearances include Civil War reenactors, Florida's Blue Gray Alliance and Cuban artist, Juan T. Vazquez, who will be painting live during the concerts. Grant supporting this concert provided by Women Supporting the Arts.
North Stuart Baptist Church 1950 NW Federal Highway Stuart, FL 34994 Phone: (772) 224-8807
Tickets available online at http://tccsingers.org/events-2/buy-tickets/ or call 772-224-8807.