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Autumn Blues Featuring Guy King
Friday, November 4
6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Members $45; Public $55 Buy tickets
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Enjoy an intimate evening of solo blues music with Guy King, one of Chicago’s favorite bluesmen in the Museum’s historic Ballroom. Mr. King’s signature blend of blues, jazz, soul, and R&B, make his musical interpretations fresh and unique, while maintaining a strong link to the musical masters that came before him. Do not miss this rare occasion to see Mr. King perform solo in one of the most elegant performance spaces in Chicago.
Concert includes drinks and light appetizers. Guests must be 21 years of age. Doors open at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. (30 minutes prior to each concert).
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Mark Twain Lecture
Thursday, October 6
This lecture by Jennifer A. Greenhill, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History, American Art and Visual Culture, University of Southern California explore the creative possibilities offered by the comic press during the Gilded Age through the work of Mark Twain. Read more
Thursday, October 13
This second Nickerson Lecture by Moira Gallagher, Research Assistant in the American Wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, brings to light the significant, yet little known cabinet making and decorating enterprise of George A. Schastey. Read more
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