Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival 2016 SCHEDULE FOR PERFORMING ARTISTS

Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival 2016 SCHEDULE FOR PERFORMING ARTISTS

Don’t miss the Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival for 2016, this Saturday, April 2,  and Sunday, April 3. Here is the schedule for performing Artists!

Main Stage/Bo Diddley Plaza Saturday/April 2, 2016

O2B Kids – contemporary jazz, tap, and musical theatre dances Expressions Academy Dragon Chorus – elementary school chorus Gainesville Youth Chorus – Broadway style music
Santa Fe College Jazz Big Band – big band jazz

Santa Fe College Rhythm & Blues Band – Motown classics Santa Fe College Jazz Combo – traditional jazz
Santa Fe College Faculty Jazz Band – true jazz
Lost Safari Drummers – African drumming ensemble

The Backseat Disciples – contemporary Christian rock band
Sun Country Dance Theatre – ballet, contemporary, jazz, modern dance

Main Stage/Bo Diddley Plaza Sunday/April 3, 2016

Cracker the Box – cosmic blues/ Americana
Gainesville Big Band – big band jazz
Danscompany of Gainesville – ballet, jazz, contemporary, hip hop dance Gainesville Ballet Theatre – ballet, hip hop, jazz dance
Next Generation – classical ballet and jazz dance
Barbergators – barbershop harmony a capella chorus & quartet singing N2Q – eclectic mix of ukuleles, steel lap, singing and instrumentals

Garden Stage/Thomas Center Saturday/April 2, 2016

Tribal Nature Spirit Dancers – inspirational, interpretive, multi-cultural dances and songs
Ethnic Dance Expressions – Middle Eastern, Turkish and flamenco dancing Pete Enwall – Classic country songs and Gamble Rogers stories

Gainesville Flute Ensemble – classical & contemporary flute choir music Gainesville Harmony Show Chorus – barbershop singing (women’s) Emmett Carlisle – original Florida folk and Americana
Inisheer Irish Dancers – old style Irish dance with live Irish music Quartermoon – band playing folk, bluegrass, and Americana

7th Terrace – jazz, swing, classic pop music
Just Maybe Duo – acoustic duo playing pop, rock, country, blues, jazz

4:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.

Noon 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

4:45 p.m.

Ron Schmidt & Moderate Speed – folk, country, Americana Evening Jazz Concert

EP Jazz Project – smooth Jazz/Latin jazz GrüvTherapy – urban Jazz /neo soul

Garden Stage Sunday/April 3, 2016

Talking Stick – original pop and swing music
Uptown Swing – swing standards
Patchwork – five-woman bluegrass/folk band
Damaged Daughters – acoustic duo playing Americana & folk music The Martin and Breslin Band – classic acoustic rock

The Klezmer Katz – Jewish folk music; big band swing & gypsy sound

The Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival is presented by the Santa Fe College Advancement Office and the Santa Fe College Foundation. The Festival is sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture and, a Tourist Development Tax Grant from the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners in conjunction with the Alachua County Tourist Development Council.

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