Timucua Presents: Benoit Glazer, pt. 2

The thrilling conclusion of our interview with Timucua Arts Foundation‘s Benoit Glazer. Last time, we left off with the first concert he hosted in his home after moving to Orlando.  This time, we talk about building a creative community and the future of Timucua, as well as Benoit’s nautical ambitions. This interview was recorded in June 2017.

Thanks again to Orlando Brewing for sponsoring this episode of Timucua Presents. Stop by their taproom at 1301 Atlanta Ave. in Orlando, or check out some of their USDA-certified organic beers at your local pub or store.

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Timucua Presents: Benoit Glazer, pt. 1

Benoit Glazer is the founder of the Timucua Arts Foundation. He also hosts most of Timucua’s concerts in his home. He came to Orlando over a decade ago to perform in Cirque du Soleil’s La Nouba. This interview was recorded during a wild thunderstorm in June 2017.

Thanks to Orlando Brewing for sponsoring this episode of Timucua Presents. Stop by their taproom at 1301 Atlanta Ave. in Orlando, or check out some of their USDA-certified organic beers at your local pub or store.

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Live Art: Hal Boedeker

Hal Boedeker is a columnist for the Orlando Sentinel, where he covers entertainment and writes the TV Guy blog. He joined Marla and Boris in May to talk about the current state of television as an art form, how his career has changed over the years, and how he thinks about his role in the the cultural conversations in central Florida.

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Timucua Presents: Gabriel Preisser

Gabriel Preisser is the Executive and Artist Director of Opera Orlando. After a successful inaugural season, Opera Orlando has just announced its programming for 2017-18. They will perform excerpts from Stella Sung’s The Book Collector at Marathon AMF. He spoke with host David MacDonald in May 2017.

Thanks to Park Ave CDs for supporting this episode of Timucua Presents. Stop by their location on Corrine Drive to browse new and used CDs, DVDs, and LPs, along with t-shirts, books, posters, magazines and other cool gifts.

Be sure to stop by the Accidental Music Festival Marathon on May 20, 2017. This year’s marathon will be held at 80 W Grant St. in the SoDo District from 1-10pm. Here are all the details, including a full lineup.

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Don Giovanni as Big Man on Campus in Opera Orlando's 16/17 production
Don Giovanni as Big Man on Campus in Opera Orlando’s 16/17 production

Live Art: Daniel Chimowitz

Daniel Chimowitz is a San Francisco-based designer specializing in men’s fashions and textile arts. He creates walking canvases of painted images on up cycled clothing. Daniel is also known for his photography. He joined Boris and Marla to discuss the current state of men’s fashion, the relationship between fashion and art, and more.

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Boris and Marla wearing jackets by Daniel Chimowitz
Boris and Marla wearing jackets by Daniel Chimowitz

Timucua Presents: Eric Jacobsen

Eric Jacobsen is the music director of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. Before that, he was a founding member of string quartet Brooklyn Rider and chamber orchestra The Knights. He spoke with host David MacDonald in April 2017.

Thanks to the National Young Composers Challenge for supporting the Timucua Arts Foundation and this episode of Timucua Presents.

Be sure to stop by the Accidental Music Festival Marathon on May 20, 2017. This year’s marathon will be held at 80 W Grant St. in the SoDo District from 1-10pm. Here are all the details, including a full lineup.

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Live Art: Jonathan Yubi and Matt Duke

Artborne Magazine founders Jonathan Yubi and Matt Duke. Jonathan is the publisher and Matt is the creative director, and the two of them got together with Marla and Boris in March 2017 to talk about the magazine, Orlando’s evolving arts scene, and its relationship to the arts beyond.

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TP Bonus: Karl Berger Improvisers Orchestra performance

This is a live performance at Timucua from 19 March 2017, featuring Karl Berger, Ingrid Sertso, and the Improvisers Orchestra made up of a group of Central Florida musicians.

This show is made possible through the support the National Young Composers Challenge, which supports and showcases the next generation of U.S. composers at their annual Composium. More information on their site.

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Timucua Presents: Karl Berger

Karl Berger is a composer, performer, improviser, educator and more. Along with his long-time artistic collaborator Ingrid Sertso, one of his major projects of the last few decades is the Creative Improvisers Orchestra. Karl, Ingrid, and the Creative Improvisors Orchestra performed at Timucua 19 Mar., and he gave several talks and workshops while he was in town. Karl sat down with Creative Minded 5’s Matt Gorney to talk about his life and career in creative music.

Thanks to the National Young Composers Challengefor supporting the Timucua Arts Foundation and this episode of Timucua Presents.

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Live Art SNEAK PREVIEW!

We’re launching a new series here in the Timucua Presents feed called Live Art. Once a month, artist Marla E and curator Boris Douglas Garbe will chat with a different visual artist. In this preview episode, Boris and Marla chat about Marla’s recent work created live during a performance by The What Thing at Timucua in February.

Marla painting live at Timucua 19 Feb 2017
Marla painting live at Timucua 19 Feb 2017

Thanks to Celebrating Women Who Compose for supporting this episode. Performances March 7 at Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts and March 17 at Christ Church Unity.

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