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Michener Summer Concert Series Features Brian Pastor Octet on July 26

July 12, 2017

DOYLESTOWN, PA – The Michener Art Museum continues its three-part summer concert series A Little Night Music with a performance by the Brian Pastor Octet on Wednesday, July 26 at 7 pm. The museum will present one more performance as part of its summer series: Trinidelphia, on Wednesday, August 9 at 7pm. Tickets and information are available for all performances at MichenerArtMuseum.org/events.

The Brian Pastor Octet is known for its musicianship and improvisation. The group is also celebrated for its interpretation of jazz standards, pop standards, and tunes from the Great American Songbook. A fixture of the Philadelphia music world for many years, Pastor has worked as a music educator as well as the musical director and principal trombonist for The Brian Pastor Big Band and the principal trombonist for The Philly Pops.

The Little Night Music summer series at the Michener is made possible by the support of the Pfundt Family Foundation.

In addition to the summer concert series, the Michener Art Museum will continue its dynamic array of year-round programs that include lectures, talks, tours, films, family events, art classes, and more throughout the year. Music programs will continue in the fall, with Jazz Nights, Friday Night Band Jams, and Sunday Afternoon Music at the Michener programs scheduled in October, November, and December. For more details, visit MichenerArtMuseum.org.

 

About the James A. Michener Art Museum

The James A. Michener Art Museum collects, preserves, interprets and exhibits American art, and promotes the work of nationally and internationally known Delaware Valley artists of all eras and creative disciplines. The museum presents exhibitions that explore a variety of artistic expressions and offers diverse educational programs that develop a lifelong involvement in the arts. Throughout the year, the Michener Art Museum hosts a wide range of programs open to the public, including lectures, artists conversations, gallery talks, artist studio tours, dance performances, jazz performances, family-themed activities, and other events. The museum also offers art classes for children and adults, which include instruction in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking as well as programs designed to enhance artistic awareness. The James A. Michener Art Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.

The Michener Art Museum is located at 138 South Pine St., Doylestown, PA. The museum is open Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 am – 4:30 pm; Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm and Sunday noon – 5:00 pm. For more information, visit MichenerArtMuseum.org or call 215.340.9800.

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