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Don Quixote, Dali, and The Florida Orchestra

Cervantes’ story of Don Quixote has captured the imagination of artists for hundreds of years. In collaboration with The Florida Orchestra’s performance of Richard Strauss’ tone poem “Don Quixote,” The Dalí hosts an event featuring Dalí Museum Director Hank Hine moderating a discussion with TFO Music Director Michael Francis and TFO Visual Artist in Residence Geff Strik about how they developed a multimedia experience to accompany Strauss’ work. The event will include a talk about Dalí’s Don Quixote illustrations along with a live performance of Strauss’ “Romanze” by TFO guest artist cellist Maximilian Hornung.

Date: Thursday, October 10, 2019

Location: The Dalí Museum, Will Raymund Theater
Time: 10:30am
Cost: This is a free event but space is limited. Please RSVP here.

Geff Strik Collaboration with The Florida Orchestra

 In a rare performance of Mahler’s version of Symphony No. 3. Plus, TFO tells the musical story of Strauss’ Don Quixote with cellist Maximilian Hornung and an exclusive art film featuring TFO’s visual-artist-in-residence Geff Strik. Michael Francis conducts.

Join us for a pre-concert conversation one hour before the performance.

Free tickets for kids and teens in advance. For more information and tickets, call 727.892.3337 or 800.662.7286.

Date: Oct. 11, 2019

Location: Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM

Date: Oct. 12, 2019

Location: Mahaffey Theater

Time: 8:00PM -10:00PM

Date: Oct. 13, 2019

Location: Ruth Eckerd Hall

Time: 7:30PM :9:30PM

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Geff Strik Collaboration with The Florida Orchestra

The Florida Orchestra and Geff Strik have joined forces for a rare performance of its kind as Michael Francis leads one of the world’s most sought-after pianists, Benjamin Grosvenor, on Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1, along with a deeply moving performance of Schoenberg’s Transfigured Night, played mostly in the dark. Geff worked closely with the orchestra to create a cinematic piece that will accompany this performance. The performances will span 3 days at these select locations.

Date: Mar. 29, 2019

Location: Straz Theatre

Time: 8:00 PM

Link for Tickets: Tickets for Purchase 

Date: Mar. 30, 2019

Location: Mahaffey Theatre

Time: 8:00 PM

Link for Tickets: Tickets for Purchase 

Date:Mar. 31, 2019

Location: Ruth Eckerd Hall

Time: 7:30 PM

Link for Tickets: Tickets for Purchase

The Studio @620 Discussion featuring The Florida Orchestra, Geff Strik, Compass Land & Title

Join this panel as they discuss Geff's latest collaboration and interpretation of the poem, "Transfigured Night" by with The Florida Orchestra. 

Date: Apr. 1, 2019

Location: Studio @620 

620 First Avenue South 
St. Petersburg, FL 33701 

Time: 7:00 PM

Cost: Donations accepted

Link: @620 Discussion

Buya Samurai Painting Unveiling and Creative Loafing Auction Kickoff

Date: Nov. 15, 2018

Location: Buya Ramen, St. Pete.

Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Link: Facebook Event