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GREAT 2014 FESTIVAL!
2013-2014 Season Performers
We are currently lining up the performers for our 2013/14 Season. Please check back!
CHAD & JEREMY
International recording artists Chad Stuart & Jeremy Clyde had eleven US hit singles and released seven classic albums from 1964 to 1968. They became a sensation in America by riding the wave of the British Invasion chalking up seven Top 40 hits including Summer Song, Yesterday's Gone, Willow Weep for Me
, and Distant Shores
. Read More »
The careers of performers who reside in the limelight are usually short-lived and over-overexposed. So it's
refreshing to encounter Leon Redbone, who has for decades remained so musically resonant and personally
elusive. Read More »
Born in Villemomble, France, Laurent Boukobza entered the world of music at the age of 10 when he began studying with Catherine Collard at the Paris Conservatory where after graduation he worked as an Assistant Piano Instructor. Laurent is the recipient of the First Prize of Piano and Chamber Music from the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique de Paris. Read More »
Nici Haerter is an accomplished harpist with over 25 years performance experience. Digital sales of her solo CD " Harp For All Ages" spans five continents and counting. As a soloist, Nici performs regularly throughout Central Florida at corporate functions, special events, weddings, and at skilled care facilities in the "Healing Harp," where she also plays with a portable, strolling/therapy harp. Read More »
Jewel Spears Brooker
Jewel Spears Brooker is Professor Emerita of Literature at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida where she received awards for teaching, scholarship, and campus leadership. She has held visiting research or teaching appointments at Hebrew University of Jerusalem and at Yale, Harvard, Columbia, Cambridge, and Doshisha (Kyoto) Universities. Read More »
Jennifer Reed Mueller
Jennifer Reed Mueller, co-founder of the Mount Dora Music Festival, returns to share an afternoon recital of music and poetry. Jennifer is a violist who has been performing through out the United States and Europe for the past 15 years. Locally she performs with the Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra, Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. Read More »
Orlando Brass Quintet
Established in the early 90s under various names, the Orlando Brass Quintet has received praise for it artistry and musicianship. Read More »
The Simple Cavemen
A Central Florida porch band devoted to three chords and the truth, the Simple Cavemen are familiar to Lake County music fans from regular appearances at the Yalaha Bakery. For a decade, these Cavemen have been evolving from suburban patio dwellers into sophisticated beings skilled at striking stringed instruments and drums. Here is their story, recently found scrawled in primitive handwriting on the bathroom walls at a Central Florida Waffle House. Read More »
Whether playing classical music or jazz, Wes captivates his audience. His performances have taken him to destinations around the world from Moscow to Tokyo. He has performed with Symphony Orchestras including the Bach Festival Orchestra, The Florida Symphony Orchestra, The Orlando Philharmonic and a special performance with the Orquestra Sinfónica de Puerto Rico for the inauguration of Hernandez Colon, governor. Big band performances with the Jimmy Dorsey Band, television appearances on Life Styles of the Rich and Famous and The Travel Channel have brought him world-wide recognition. read more
Suzy was born into a musical family. Her father, the late John Park, and brother, Kim Park, both played saxophone with the Stan Kenton Orchestra. After beginning her career in Atlanta, she moved to Orlando in 1990 to join Disney's "Voices of Liberty". She then went on to perform with "The Girlfriends" at the Hyatt Grand Cypress for 9 years. You may have also seen her at Epcot. read more
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