News & Events
Hora Certa – The Mike Tracy Brazilian Ensemble – CD release
Join us for the official release of HORA CERTA (Right Time), the new recording by the Mike Tracy Brazilian Ensemble. HORA CERTA features jazz influenced Brazilian music composed and recored in Brasilia, Brazil in 2015. The highly melodic material features the many rhythms of Brazil, such as Baião, Afoxé, Maracatu, Partido-Alto, Frevo and Forró as well as the Bossa Nova and Samba.
October 23, 2016
at 4:00 PM
Our Living Past: The photography of Tim Duffy Opening reception
For 35 years, photographer Timothy Duffy has immortalized Southern musical heroes and the world in which they live. The Clifton Center is honored to present photographer’s Tim Duffy’s stunning collection “Our Living Past: A Platinum Portrait of Music Maker”, acclaimed by TIME Magazine, PBS, SLATEFrance and by blues legend and himself, Taj Mahal. In partnership with Music Maker Relief Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts.
November 3, 2016
at 5:30 - 7:30 PM
WFPK Winter Wednesday: Adia Victoria
WFPK Winter Wednesdays are here! Nov. 16 will feature the incredible Adia Victoria and opener Brooks Ritter. This free concert series takes place once a month and runs November through February at the Clifton Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Come early for the pre-concert reception to mingle and grab a drink before the show! Food available from J. Gumbo's and Falls City Beer.
November 16, 2016
at 6:30PM (doors open)
(Free (cash bar))
Funqquestra is a Funk-Jazz Orchestra based in Brasilia, Brazil playing a unique blend of jazz, funk, pop and Brasilian music that will get you moving! With a peculiar instrumentation, including two drumsets playing together, the group aims to bring instrumental music closer to the broad public, taking it back to its “street roots”. THIS IS A TICKETLESS EVENT. Donations accepted benefitting the International Jazz Series.
November 4, 2016
(This is a ticketless show. Suggested donation at the door: $15-$20)