CAPITAL BRASS PROMISES AN EVENING OF GREAT MUSIC AT CLARK ART INSTITUTE

July 10, 2017
 
Williamstown, Massachusetts—The Clark's free summer concert series concludes Tuesday, July 25 at 6:30 pm with Capital Brass, a brass ensemble that plays everything from Jimmy Buffett to John Philip Sousa. The concert takes place on the Clark Center lawn; in the event of rain, it will be held in the auditorium. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring blankets, chairs, and picnic meals; light refreshments will be available for purchase.
 
Featuring a wide range of music, including Dixieland, swing, pop, patriotic, and contemporary big band, Capital Brass hails from Albany, New York. The band is known for upbeat performances that get the crowd moving. Fun for all ages!
 
ABOUT THE CLARK
The Clark Art Institute, located in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, is one of a small number of institutions globally that is both an art museum and a center for research, critical discussion, and higher education in the visual arts. Opened in 1955, the Clark houses exceptional European and American paintings and sculpture, extensive collections of master prints and drawings, English silver, and early photography. Acting as convener through its Research and Academic Program, the Clark gathers an international community of scholars to participate in a lively program of conferences, colloquia, and workshops on topics of vital importance to the visual arts. The Clark library, consisting of more than 270,000 volumes, is one of the nation’s premier art history libraries. The Clark also houses and co-sponsors the Williams College Graduate Program in the History of Art.
 
The Clark is located at 225 South Street in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Galleries are open daily, 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is $20; free year-round for Clark members, children 18 and younger, and students with valid ID. For more information, visit clarkart.edu or call 413 458 2303.
 
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