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Louis Moreau Gottschalk
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Springtime and the great outdoors.  Beethoven captured one view of this; Aaron Copland another.  Or did he?

The strange tale of an iconic piece of American music this week, and we'll follow that with an hour of short pieces by other American composers. Gottschalk, Ives, Randall Thompson and more: it all begins at ten.

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Our physical world is created out of the chemical elements, from hydrogen to platinum to arsenic. For this exhibition, each of the selected artists created a new work influenced by an element from the periodic table. Inspirations came from anything relating to that element, whether it is a play on the name, its color or the products made from it. Both representational and abstract works were welcomed.

Karen Rips, Road Trip
Ruth Funk Center

Now in its sixth year, A View Within is the result of a collaborative project by contemporary artists Paula Chung and Karen Rips. The artists’ fascination with the human body, as revealed through advances in medical imagery, is the primary inspiration for this exhibition of tapestries. A View Within was originally driven by individual images as they became available. However, the success of this project has resulted in more body images being made available, allowing the artists to visually explore the body’s systems and functions in depth.

Delta 4 Heavy Rocket
ULA

The next few weeks are shaping up as a busy time for rocket launches from Cape Canaveral.  WFIT’s Rick Glasby has the story.

The Greater Allen Chapel is hosting the festival to increase awareness of African American culture and history and the role it played in the development of the City of Melbourne.  The ultimate goal for the event is to provide a sense of pride for the aggregate Melbourne Community.  Celebrating the heritage and history of the Crane Creek Founders, this event is free and open to the public.

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