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Arts Picks | Nov. 18-20

Published on November 17, 2022 at 9:49 am

Every Friday, Jacksonville Today Arts and Culture Editor Matt Shaw shares his top 3 arts and culture picks for the weekend.

Randall Bramblett press photograph
Ian McFarlane | Courtesy of the artist

Friday

Randall Bramblett

Blue Jay Listening Room | Jacksonville Beach

Over the five decades of his career — which includes solo work and collaborations with Greg Allman, Levon Helm, Steve Winwood and others — singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Randall Bramblett has pushed the boundaries of modern roots music. A songwriter’s songwriter, Bramblett is revered by his peers (Bonnie Raitt says, “You can’t do better than Randall Bramblett!”). Check out this interview with Bramblett from the Jacksonville Music Experience. Show starts at 8 p.m. Get tickets here.


Photo of CoRK Open Studios event
Courtesy of CoRK Arts District

Saturday and Sunday

CoRK Open Studios

CoRK Arts District | Riverside

Spanning more than 80,000 square feet of converted warehouse space that is now the studios of more than 70 artists, Riverside’s CoRK Arts District is an inspiring hive of creativity, the exploration of which likely requires more than one full day. Luckily, the latest iteration of the compound’s Open Studios is held over two days. From noon-6 p.m., visitors are invited for a self-guided tour of the artists’ studios. Admission is free. More info here. 


Photograph of Florida Chamber Music Project string quintet
Courtesy of Florida Chamber Music Project

Sunday

Florida Chamber Music Project: Haydn and Tchaikovsky 

Beaches Museum Chapel | Jacksonville Beach

The Florida Chamber Music Project performs an afternoon of classical music in an intimate setting. Sunday’s performance includes two contrasting pieces — String Quartet Op. 76, No. 6 by Joseph Haydn and String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Tickets are $27. The event starts at 3 p.m. Get tickets here


author image Arts & Culture Editor Matthew Shaw is a writer, editor and musician. His writing has appeared in Folio Weekly, Edible Northeast Florida, The Surfer's Journal, and SURFER Magazine, and he's reported on national stories for The New York Times. He was previously editor in chief of the Void Magazine.
author image Arts & Culture Editor Matthew Shaw is a writer, editor and musician. His writing has appeared in Folio Weekly, Edible Northeast Florida, The Surfer's Journal, and SURFER Magazine, and he's reported on national stories for The New York Times. He was previously editor in chief of the Void Magazine.