The Grammy-winning sounds of North Carolina’s Steep Canyon Rangers will fill the Big Sky Town Center on Saturday, July 3, for the first concert in the Arts Council of Big Sky’s acclaimed Music in the Mountains free summer concert series.
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Join the Arts council of Big Sky for Backyard Baroque, an intimate house concert featuring musicians from Boston, New York City, Seattle and Montana for the poetic music of Handel, Bach, Purcell, and Dowland in a program called “The Countertenor.” The event will take place at the Schwer-Toepffer residence in Big Sky, and is sponsored by the Arts
After a year hiatus and a year we would all like to forget, the Music in the Mountains concert series returns. No one was more thrilled for the community than Executive Director of the Arts Council of Big Sky, Brian Hurlbut.
The Arts Council of Big Sky will host 7 unique art workshops this summer, kicking off on June 29th and wrapping up on September 18th. This season’s workshops offer a great variety of classes for children, beginners, and seasoned artists looking to hone their craft and gain inspiration from top notch instructors.
Legendary guitar riffs; the beat of the drum; powerful, playful and beautiful vocals will once again be heard on summer nights in Big Sky – if all goes well. Those behind Music in the Mountains are vowing to do everything they can to bring the music back.
The connecting power of music extends like a thread throughout the community.
Bidding for the Arts Council of Big Sky’s (ACBS) 9th annual Auction for the Arts begins on Feb. 22.
The Arts Council of Big Sky is hosting the ninth annual Auction for the Arts fundraising event on Feb. 22-27 this year, in a new week-long format that features an online auction, in-person art viewing opportunities and a livestream presentation. This year’s event is again sponsored by Big Sky Sotheby’s Realty.
Some people make Christmas ornaments with their pets’ paw print. Some get pictures of their pets’ adorable face blown up on a t-shirt. Others sign up for a pencil drawing class taught by Megan Buecking with the Arts Council of Big Sky (ACBS) to make the homage even more personal.
Masked Big Sky kids in Warren Miller Performing Arts Center (WMPAC) were greeted with a beat on an animal skin drum, a prayer spoken in ancient tongue and a man wearing a brightly colored regalia and a full headdress. That man was American Indian rap artist Christian Parrish Takes the Gun, professionally known as Supaman.
The Arts Council is offering two adult art workshops this August, one in plein air painting and one in mosaic art. Both will take place at the Big Sky Community Park yurts. Join award winning artist Loretta Domaszeski for a weekend of Plein Air painting in the inspiring landscapes of Big Sky, August 15-16.