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DECEMBER

JANUARY



DECEMBER kids= Kids Friendly

bazaar

December 4-6
36th Annual Old Fashioned Holiday Bazaar
Building Wide; 10 am; $4 (under 12 free)

Tis’ the season for holiday cheer and shopping! Landmark Center will open its doors for the 36th Annual Landmark Center Old-Fashioned Holiday Bazaar featuring 75 booths of beautiful and unique handcrafted gift items by the area’s finest artists. This year’s Holiday Bazaar will take place Thursday, December 4, 10 am to 8 pm, Friday, December 5, 10 am to 8 pm; and Saturday, December 6, 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is $4; children under 12 will be admitted free. The Bazaar will feature quality handcrafted items including, jewelry, wreaths, paintings, woven and wearable art, handmade lotions, soaps and more! Festive music and delicious treats will add to the enjoyment of holiday shopping. The Landmark Center Holiday Bazaar will offer shoppers a chance to win one or more of 75 items, donated by each of the exhibitors.

 

 

December 7
Sundays at Landmark: From Pearl Harbor to Peace
Musser Cortile; 1 pm; Free

Remembering Pearl Harbor and the path toward peace. Childrens activities and a panel discussion by local community groups will be presented.

ACF

innova

December 8
ACF & innova Recordings HiFi Club
Suite 522 & Courtroom 317; 5 pm; Free

The American Composers Forum and innova Recordings, in collaboration with the Minnesota Music Coalition, will host the next installment of their monthly series of listening events at Landmark Center. Meet and socialize with others interested in contemporary music and focus on selected recordings heard under ideal conditions, from beginning to end, and discuss the work (when possible) with the makers. Visit composersforum.org/program/innova-hifi-club for more information.
Landmark Center December 9
Ballet Tuesday
Musser Cortile; 12 pm; Free

Join the Saint Paul Ballet as they perform excerpts from their company repertoire. Don't forget to bring a bag lunch or purchase one from Anita's Cafe when you arrive.
Schubert December 11
Schubert Club Courtroom Concert
Courtroom 317; 12 pm; Free

The lunchtime Schubert Club Courtroom Concerts continue with a concert featuring mezzo soprano Hyounsoo Sohn and Eric McEnaney on piano as well as Nicholas Nelson on bass and Denis Evstuhin on piano. For more information visit http://schubert.org/concerts/courtroom-concerts/.
Landmark Center

December 13
Landmark Literati: "Peace of My Mind:
North Gallery; 10:30 am; Free

"Peace of My Mind," by John Noltner is a collection of black and white portrait photographs accompanied by each person’s own thoughts about peace. Noltner will be signing books after the discussion. Books are available for purchase in the Landmarket Gift Shop, or attendees may bring their own copy.

COMPAS reading of "Punch at the Wild Tornado"
Musser Cortile; 1 pm; Free

Come see how truly talented and creative Minnesota students are at the Anthology of Student Writing. The Anthology, "Punch ath the Wild Tornado," is a celebration of the best writing by young people in Minnesota. Visit http://compas.org/ for more information.

MMC December 14
Sundays at Landmark: Santa's Workshop
Musser Cortile; 1 pm; Free

Spend the afternoon with Santa and his reindeer while making crafts for friends and family and enjoying festive performances!
Schubert

December 18
Schubert Club Courtroom Concert
Courtroom 317; 12 pm; Free

This holiday themed concert will feature the carols of MN composers. Artists featured will be Carrie Henneman Shaw, soprano; Linda Kachelmeier, alto; Nicholas Chalmers, tenor; Tim C. Takach, bass and Min Kim on harp with Hannah Peterson on flute. For more information visit http://schubert.org/concerts/courtroom-concerts/.

Star of the North Concert
Musser Cortile; 7:30 pm; Free

This holiday themed concert will feature holiday favorites.

Schubert December 19
Red House Live from Landmark Center: Claudia Schmidt
F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium; 7 pm Cocktails, 8 pm Performance; $18 in advance, $20 at the door

Claudia Schmidt is a powerful vocalist who combines lively folk, jazz, and blues with rich poetry and playful humor. She was a frequent guest in the early days of A Prairie Home Companion. Forty years and 16 albums later, Schmidt continues to perform. In March 2014, she returned to Red House Records with a new studio release, New Whirled Order. Schmidt’s incredible four-octave voice and charismatic stage presence make her a marvel in concert. Click here to purchase tickets. For more information visit www.landmarkcenter.org/redhouse.html or call 651.292.3063.
SPCS December 21
Wood Turning Demonstration
Gallery of Wood Art; 12 pm; Free

Touch This! is a permanent exhibit at the Gallery of Wood Art that provides insight into the history, processes, and materials of wood turning. Live woodturning demonstrations are held on the third Sunday of each month and are generally given by a professional member of the American Association of Woodturners. For more information please visit www.galleryofwoodart.org or call 651.484.9094.

 

pippi December 31
A Very Pippi New Year
F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium; 7 pm; Ticketed Event

Ring in the New Year with acclaimed jazz artist Pippi Ardennia and special guests Patty Lacy and Judi Gronseth, as they perform selections from the Great American Songbook, Motown, and more! Visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1012999 to purchase tickets.

 


JANUARY kids= Kids Friendly

Boychoir

January 4
The Minnesota Boychoir Concert
Musser Cortile; 1 & 3:30 pm; Free

The voices of over 100 talented boys will fill the Musser Cortile while they perform their annual Winter Concert. For more information visit http://www.landmarkcenter.org/programs/sundays.htm/.

ACF

innova

January 5
ACF & innova Recordings HiFi Club
Suite 522 & Courtroom 430; 5 pm; Free

The American Composers Forum and innova Recordings, in collaboration with the Minnesota Music Coalition, will host the next installment of their monthly series of listening events at Landmark Center. Meet and socialize with others interested in contemporary music and focus on selected recordings heard under ideal conditions, from beginning to end, and discuss the work (when possible) with the makers. Visit composersforum.org/program/innova-hifi-club for more information.
Sample Night Live January 7
Sample Night Live
F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium; 7 pm; $10-$20

Sample Night Live returns to the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditroium for the Annual Staff Picks Show. For moreinformation visit samplenightlive.com or click here to purchase tickets.
Schubert January 8
Schubert Club Courtroom Concert
Courtroom 317; 12 pm; Free

The lunchtime Schubert Club Courtroom Concerts continue with a concert featuring mezzo soprano Clara Osowski, Mill City String Quartet and Jessica Schroeder on piano. For more information visit http://schubert.org/concerts/courtroom-concerts/.
Literati

January 10
Landmark Literati: Great Houses of Summit Avenue
Courtroom 326; 10:30 am; Free

“Great Houses of Summit Avenue and the Hill District” is a celebration of the homes on St. Paul’s best-known and most beloved avenue. Photographer Karen Melvin takes readers for a tour through stately mansions to view these remarkable architectural gems. Featuring the work of notable architects, including Clarence Johnston, Cass Gilbert and Allen Stem, “Great Houses” opens doors and allows readers to experience the interiors of more than two dozen legendary homes, including the home of F. Scott Fitzgerald, situated on America’s best-preserved avenue from the era.

Ballet Tuesday January 13
Ballet Tuesday
Musser Cortile; 12 pm; Free

Join the Saint Paul Ballet as they perform excerpts from their company repertoire. Don't forget to bring a bag lunch or purchase one from Anita's Cafe when you arrive.
Schubert

January 15
Schubert Club Courtroom Concert
Courtroom 317; 12 pm; Free

MPLS (imPulse) Choral Ensemble and Samuel Grace will be featured in the second January lunchtime concert. For more information visit http://schubert.org/concerts/courtroom-concerts/.

UE

January 18
Sundays at Landmark: Urban Expedition Austria
Musser Cortile; 1 pm; Free

Urban Expedition returns for the eleventh year and kicks off with a trip to Austria! Featuring authentic dancing, music and foods for purchase, travel the world without leaving Saint Paul during one of Landmark Center's most beloved programs. Visit www.landmarkcenter.org/programs/sundays.htm for more information.

Wood Turning Demonstration
Gallery of Wood Art; 12 pm; Free

Touch This! is a permanent exhibit at the Gallery of Wood Art that provides insight into the history, processes, and materials of wood turning. Live woodturning demonstrations are held on the third Sunday of each month and are generally given by a professional member of the American Association of Woodturners. For more information please visit www.galleryofwoodart.org or call 651.484.9094.

Schubert

January 22
Schubert Club Courtroom Concert
Courtroom 317; 12 pm; Free

The music of Jocelyn Hagen will be featured during the final Coutroom Concert of January. For more information visit http://schubert.org/concerts/courtroom-concerts/.

Schubert Club: Live at the Museum
Room 205; 7:30 pm; $10-12

Return for an all-new program reading between the lines of the Letters in The Schubert Club’s famous Manuscript collection. Vern Sutton will explore the details surrounding the music and personalities of represented composers including Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Grieg, Beethoven and more. Then hear live performances of those composer’s works with historically enlightened ears, presented by Maria Jette, soprano; Michael Sutton, violin; Donald Livingston, keyboards; and Vern Sutton, tenor. For more information and to purchase tickets visit http://schubert.org/concerts/live-at-the-museum/.

SPCS January 25
Saint Paul Civic Symphony Winter Concert
Musser Cortile; 1 pm; Free

Saint Paul Civic Symphony presents a free concert of "Hot & Cool Classics" for the St. Paul Winter Carnival! This special 1 hour concert includes music from Tchaikovsky's "cool" "Nutcracker" ballet and George Gershwin's "hot" Cuban Overture, as well as seasonal favorites like the "Skaters's Waltz" and the melodies of the "Waltz King" Johann Strauss, Jr.!