• Mar. 30–May. 6Works by Vera Barnett

    Works by Vera Barnett

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    • Wed., Mar. 30–Fri., May. 6, Griffith Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (The Gallery Series)

    Artist Vera Barnett draws upon earlier artists such as Hieronymus Bosch, Masaccio and Grant Wood, and reinterprets their themes and relationships with her own unique and personal approach.

    A reception with the artist takes place in Griffith Gallery on April 21 at 5 p.m., followed by a wine-and-cheese reception at 6 p.m. in Cole Art Center.

  • Apr. 9–Jun. 11Texas National 2016

    Texas National 2016

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    • Sat., Apr. 9–Sat., Jun. 11, The Cole Art Center, Ledbetter Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (Special Art Events)

    SFA’s 22nd annual juried competition and exhibition provides emerging artists an opportunity to have work juried by highly acclaimed artist Abelardo Morell. Exhibition opening at 6 p.m., April 9.

  • Apr. 9–Jun. 11Photography of Abelardo Morell

    Photography of Abelardo Morell

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    Photography of Abelardo Morell
    • Sat., Apr. 9–Sat., Jun. 11, The Cole Art Center, Reavley Gallery

    Presented by the School of Art (Special Art Events)

    Works of Abelardo Morell, distinguished photographer and juror for the 22nd Texas National, will be on display in Reavley Gallery at the Cole Art Center, with subjects touching on childhood, money, still life and book illustration.

    Morell will give an artist's talk at 5 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at the art center, followed by the announcement of this year's Texas National winners during the exhibitions' opening reception, which begins at 6 p.m.

  • May. 1Concert in the Park

    Concert in the Park

    • Sun., May. 1, 2 p.m., School of Music

    Presented by the School of Music

    Performance takes place outside the Wright Music Building.

  • May. 2Wind Symphony

    Wind Symphony

    • Mon., May. 2, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the School of Music

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  • May. 3Misha Quint, guest cello recital

    Misha Quint, guest cello recital

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    • Tue., May. 3, 6 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Special Music Events)

    Quint, an internationally renowned concert musician, will join SFA faculty members Jennifer Dalmas, violin, and Andrew Parr and Linda Parr, piano, for a chamber music concert. The program will feature two masterpieces from the piano trio repertoire, including Antonín Dvorak’s colorful “Dumky” trio and Sergei Rachmaninoff’s one-movement work “Trio élégiaque.”

  • May. 5Latin Lumberjacks: Cinco de Mayo

    Latin Lumberjacks: Cinco de Mayo

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    • Thu., May. 5, 12 p.m.–1 p.m., Baker Pattillo Student Center plaza

    Presented by the School of Music (Special Music Events)

    Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the Latin Lumberjacks—the hottest salsa band in town! Directed by Luigi Lazareno.

    Baker Pattillo Student Center Plaza; free admission.

  • May. 6"Thunder Soul"

    "Thunder Soul"

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    • Fri., May. 6, 2 p.m., Cole Concert Hall

    Presented by the School of Music (Special Music Events)

    The Audio Engineering Society at SFA presents a free screening of “Thunder Soul,” a documentary produced by Jamie Foxx about bandleader Conrad “Prof” Johnson and the Kashmere High School Stage Band. A question-answer session will follow.

    [PG; 1:23] Directed by Mark Landsman.

  • May. 6First Friday Films: Ida

    First Friday Films: Ida

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    • Fri., May. 6, 7 p.m., The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

    Presented by the School of Art (Special Art Events)

    Anna, a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the Nazi occupation.

  • May. 6Choral Masterwork Concert: "An American Requiem"

    Choral Masterwork Concert: "An American Requiem"

    • Fri., May. 6, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the School of Music

    The SFA Choral Masterworks series presents Richard Danielpour's "An American Requiem" with guest soloists SFA alumni Erin Roth, mezzo-soprano; Dr. Richard Novak, tenor; and Casey Jones Parrish, baritone.

  • May. 7Timber in the Trees

    Timber in the Trees

    • Sat., May. 7, 2 p.m., School of Music

    Presented by the School of Music

    Performance takes place outside the Wright Music Building.

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