The 2009-2010 season of Florida Conversations continues with Miles Harvey, author of Painter in a Savage Land: The Strange Saga of the First European Artist in North America on Sunday, April 25th at 3:00 pm at the Tampa Bay History Center.
Bach’s Choral Music: A Listener’s Guide by Gordon Jones provides a vivid biographical sketch of Bach’s life and times, a guide to the cantata as a genre, and a detailed exploration of 30 of Bach’s 200 church cantatas.
Karst Collection / PaperFree Medicine Update
You might not realize it, but karst is a landscape that’s all around us, particularly here in Florida, and USF is home to not only one of the best collections of information about it, but also a large number of recognized experts in karst research. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT brings you a closer look at the work USF is doing on karst and how man and nature’s interactions with it can affect our future. Also: The University of South Florida is involved in a program that will create new jobs and improve medical care around the state. It’s no small feat, as USF Health is on the frontline of high-tech medicine thanks to nearly six million dollars from a government grant for the Paper-Free Florida initiative. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM has the details.
An event to remember Tampa Jazz drummer Don Capone. Come out, jam, and share memories of Don with host Dwayne White. Joining Dwayne is Jason Stander on drums and Richard Jimenez on upright bass. There is no cover charge and FREE parking.