Enjoy a the enchanting and delicate sounds of olden times during a holiday-inspired concert Dec. 4 from 3-4pm in Marvin Auditorium during A Renaissance Music Christmas. Castle & Cross Consort, Topeka’s early music ensemble, performs holiday tunes on the recorders and folk harp, as well as the krumhorn, a capped-double reed (similar to a bag pipe) [...]
Cello Virtuoso Steven Elisha will delight audience members this Sunday with the sounds of Sabastian Bach and Zoltan Kodaly – and an Elisha original composed for the Kansas Sesquicentennial. Hear Elisha’s beautiful cello music starting at 3pm.
Lemuel Sheppard Sings Civil War Songs & Spirituals Sunday, February 13 3:00-4:00 pm Marvin Auditorium This acclaimed folk singer and native Kansan will carry us back 150 years to the Civil War period. His songs and commentary from the 1840s-1860s will help us relive the experiences of Americans who lived during this monumental and difficult [...]
Get into a festive mood with Songs of the Season, a series of live performances held throughout December in the library’s rotunda. From grade school students to professionals, the performers entertain with a variety of vocal and instrumental performances. Songs of the Season Schedule (subject to change) Performances are free and open to the public. [...]