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2018-2019 Season Press Releases


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May 9, 2019: Finalists Named For 2nd Annual "St. Louis Sound" Music Competition

April 23, 2019: Returning This Summer: Artist-Designed Mini Golf At The Sheldon Art Galleries
April 22, 2019: Saxophonist James Carter Returns To The Sheldon With Peter Martin Trio
April 16, 2019: Tim Schall To Perform Classic Cinematic Songs At Sheldon Coffee Concert
April 12, 2019: The Sheldon Announces Its 2019-2020 Concert Season
April 9, 2019: Alarm Will Sound Returns To The Sheldon With Music By Dave Douglas, King Britt And Tyshawn Sorey

March 20, 2019: Sheldon Gallery Talk To Feature Photography Exhibit Artist, Barbara McDonnell
March 12, 2019: Caron House Named Development Director Of The Sheldon Arts Foundation
March 5, 2019: Dan Rubright Promises Energizing Morning Of Jazz On Sheldon Matinee Series
March 4, 2019: 20th Annual Sunset At The Sheldon Wine & Beer Tasting To Benefit Sheldon Educational Programs

February 27, 2019: Concertmaster David Halen Performs Original Version Of Copland's "Appalachian Spring" on "Sheldon Classics" Series
February 25, 2019: Sheldon Gallery Talk To Feature Artists Evan And Stacey Smith In Conjunction With Exhibit "Liminal Spaces"
February 20, 2019: The Sheldon Announces The Grooveliner For Sheldon Ballroom Show
February 19, 2019: David Crosby And Friends Bring "Sky Trails" Tour To Sheldon Concert Hall
February 15, 2019: The Sheldon Announces Acclaimed Singer/Songwriter Rodney Crowell, May 2
February 13, 2019: Cherish The Ladies Returns To Sheldon Folk Series In 2019
February 12, 2019: Anoushka Shankar Makes Her Sheldon Debut, Closes The Whitaker World Music Concert Series
February 7, 2019: "Golf The Galleries" Hole Design Winners Chosen, Exhibit Opens May 31
February 6, 2019: Sheldon Gallery Talk To Feature Dr. Aurelia Hartenberger
February 6, 2019: Kennedy Holmes To Make Special Appearance On Dianne Reeves Concert At The Sheldon
February 5, 2019: Midwest Avengers, Anthony Lucius Concert Rescheduled For Two Separate Dates
February 4, 2019: Pianist And Vocalist Eliane Elias Returns To The Sheldon Jazz Series
February 1, 2019: Will DeWitt And The Sheldon Partner For 2nd Annual "St. Louis Sound" Music Competition

January 29, 2019: Leftover Salmon Celebrates Their Thirty-Year Career On Sheldon Sessions Series
January 28, 2019: Ladysmith Black Mambazo Returns To The Sheldon, Spreading Their Message Of Peace, Love And Harmony
January 24, 2019: The Sheldon Art Galleries Extends Exhibition Featuring International Vertical Gardens And Their Designers
January 23, 2019: Paintings By Wallace Smith Featured At Sheldon Art Galleries
January 22, 2019: Sheldon Art Galleries Presents Photographs By Students Of Wentzville
January 18, 2019: Midwest Avengers, Anthony Lucius Concert Postponed
January 17, 2019: The Sheldon Art Galleries To Open Exhibit Showcasing Artists Using 19th And Early 20th Century Photographic Processes To Comment On Contemporary Issues
January 16, 2019: The Sheldon Art Galleries Opens Architecture Exhibition Featuring Eight Miniaturized Room-Sculptures By St. Louis-Based Artists Evan And Stacey Smith
January 9, 2019: The Sheldon's City of Music All-Star Chorus To Present At Missouri Music Educators Conference
January 8, 2019: Jazz Vocalist Dianne Reeves Returns To The Sheldon
January 7, 2019: Anita Jackson To Open Sheldon Matinee Series In February With Ella Fitzgerald Tribute

December 21, 2018: Carrie Newcomer Returns To Sheldon Folk Series In 2019
December 19, 2018: "Sheldon Classics" Series Commemorates The Moon Landing, Features Peter Henderson And The Ilex Trio
December 17, 2018: Aaron Neville Returns To Benefit Sheldon Educational Programs
December 12, 2018: Todd Snider Returns To The Sheldon For An Evening Of Music And Stories
December 11, 2018: Midwest Avengers To Close "Hip Hop Live" Concert Series In Sheldon Ballroom
December 10, 2018: Sheldon Art Galleries Continues 20th Anniversary Celebrations With New Round Of Exhibits Opening February 15, 2019
December 4, 2018: Iris DeMent Headlines 7th Annual St. Louis Folk & Roots Festival

November 28, 2018: Sheldon Gallery Talk To Feature Dr. Aurelia Hartenberger
November 27, 2018: 11th Annual Sheldon Trivia Night Benefits Educational Programs
November 26, 2018: Poster Exhibit Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of Sheldon Art Galleries
November 20, 2018: The Sheldon's City Of Music All-Star Chorus To Perform At Saks Fifth Avenue Donation Day
November 19, 2018: Scott Kennebeck, Emily Truckenbrod & John Powel Walsh Bring Holiday Matinee To The Sheldon
November 13, 2018: The Sheldon Announces Leftover Salmon, Performing February 2019
November 12, 2018: Jazz Legend Ahmad Jamal To Headline 2019 Sheldon Gala
November 8, 2018: The Sheldon Announces Winter Recital By North County Big Band, City Of Music All-Star Chorus
November 7, 2018: Mandolin Virtuoso Sierra Hull Returns To The Sheldon With "Christmas Time Is Here"
November 6, 2018: Artist Call For Mini Golf Designs Deadline Extended To December 2

October 29, 2018: Alarm Will Sound Returns To The Sheldon With Music By Oscar Bettison, Viet Cuong And Zosha Di Castri
October 24, 2018: Dee Dee Bridgewater Returns To The Sheldon With The Memphis Soulphony
October 23, 2018: Sheldon Gallery Talk Focuses On Selected Works In Photography Exhibit, "The Immigrants: Works By Master Photographers"
October 22, 2018: The Sheldon Announces The Earls Of Leicester Performing March 2019
October 19, 2018: Panel Discussion At Sheldon Art Galleries Will Explore Immigration In St. Louis
October 18, 2018: Looprat Headlines "Hip Hop Live" Concert In Sheldon Ballroom
October 17, 2018: Feyza Eren Pays Tribute To Beloved Vocalists on Coffee Concert Series At The Sheldon
October 16, 2018: Sheldon Gallery Talk To Feature Re/Constructing Identity Artists
October 15, 2018: Peter Palermo Named New Executive Director Of The Sheldon
October 8, 2018: Los Angeles Guitar Quartet Returns To The Sheldon Stage Co-Presented With St. Louis Classical Guitar
October 3, 2018: Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant To Sheldon Art Galleries In Support Of Four Exhibits That Celebrate The Immigrant Experience
October 1, 2018: Legendary Bluegrass Group Hot Rize To Play Sheldon Folk Series

September 27, 2018: Soprano Julia Bullock Returns To The Sheldon Stage Co-Presented With Opera Theatre Of St. Louis
September 26, 2018: Sheldon Art Galleries Presents Digitally Created Patterns By African Artist Severin Pelekara
September 25, 2018: Virtuosic Pianist Jon Batiste Opens Sheldon Jazz Series With Special Solo Performance
September 24, 2018: The Sheldon Art Galleries Opens Architecture Exhibition Featuring International Vertical Gardens And Their Designers
September 21, 2018: Call To Artists: "Golf The Galleries 2019" Submissions Requested
September 19, 2018: Starbucks And MFLA Instrument Drive Begins September 24
September 18, 2018: Sheldon Art Galleries Celebrate 20th Anniversary With ArtSounds: A World Of Art
September 17, 2018: Sheldon Art Galleries Present Photographs By Forsyth School Students
September 13, 2018: Cornet Chop Suey Opens Coffee Concert Series At The Sheldon
September 12, 2018: The Sheldon Art Galleries To Showcase Work By Five Artists Investigating Cultural Roots And Identity
September 11, 2018: Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra And Wynton Marsalis Return To The Sheldon To Benefit Education Programs
September 10, 2018: The Sheldon Art Galleries To Open Major Exhibit Of Photographs Focusing On The Immigrant Experience
September 5, 2018: Susan Werner And Ellis Paul To Open Sheldon Folk Series
September 4, 2018: The Sheldon Art Galleries Opens Exhibition Of Drawings By Martin Brief, Spanning 12 Years Of Artist's Production

August 30, 2018: The Sheldon Art Galleries To Showcase Hartenberger World Music Collection Celebrating The Music Of St. Louis' Immigrant Communities
August 29, 2018: "Celtic Country" Singer Nathan Carter Makes Sheldon Debut
August 22, 2018: Alarm Will Sound Returns To The Sheldon For Seventh "St. Louis Season"
August 21, 2018: Sheldon Ballroom Concert With The Band Of Heathens
August 20, 2018: The Sheldon Partners With iLLPHONiCS To Present 'Hip Hop Live'
August 16, 2018: Natalie Pinson's "Alice" Wins "Golf The Galleries" Best Hole Contest
August 15, 2018: Sheldon Art Galleries Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Fall Exhibits Focusing On The Immigrant Experience

July 31, 2018: Tickets For The Sheldon's 2018-2019 Season On Sale August 11

June 27, 2018: Sheldon Executive Director Paul Reuter Announces Retirement Plans - National Search Launched For New Executive Director
June 26, 2018: The Sheldon, Pulitzer Arts Foundation, And Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Host Free Family Day Block Party
June 25, 2018: Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis Returns To Benefit Sheldon Education Programs
June 20, 2018: Sheldon Announces Ballroom Concert With The Band Of Heathens


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