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By Angela Skane on February 4th, 2014 | Last updated: February 5, 2014 at 8:54 am
Lauren Ogburn has been perfecting her autograph since she was 15. She’ll be able to put it to use soon though — because she’s going to Hollywood. Ogburn, 19, from Lake City, auditioned for season 13 of “American Idol” on [...]
By Shane Chernoff on November 29th, 2013 | Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 2:10 pm
Two University of Florida landmarks, UF Century Tower and University Auditorium, house UF’s most famous and influential instruments. Both share a long tradition and deep history.
By Jaime Sloane on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 30, 2013 at 4:20 pm
The Spirit of Suwannee Music Park will have a halloween-themed music festival from Thursday to Saturday. “Hulaween” is hosted by the band String Cheese Incident and is expected to bring many tourists to Suwannee County and nearby Live Oak.
By Stephanie Fuenmayor on September 4th, 2013 | Last updated: September 5, 2013 at 7:29 am
The founder of a local music center has been providing lessons to at-risk and low-income students for more than a decade. Students play on the drum line for the ongoing University of Florida Gators’ soccer home games.
By Donna Green-Townsend on May 24th, 2013 | Last updated: May 29, 2013 at 2:47 pm
A fiddle competition, banjo contest, and plenty of quintessential Florida food can be found at the 61st Florida Folk Festival this Memorial Day weekend.
By Vonecia Carswell on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 11:27 am
The 34th annual Fifth Avenue Arts Festival kicks off in Gainesville Friday evening. The event will feature dancers, musicians and poetry.
By Sami Main on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: November 2, 2012 at 5:27 pm
Fest 11 came to a conclusion last weekend, and fans are still feeling the effects.
By Elle Newbold on November 1st, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 2:57 pm
A duo of Shands’ Musicians in Residence kickoff Arts + Health Month with a concert Thursday night at the Thomas Center.
By Sara Drumm on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: October 19, 2012 at 1:48 pm
Country music artist Colt Ford, who is scheduled to perform at the Florida Theater of Gainesville tonight, with doors opening at 8 p.m., spoke to a group of about 20 UF telecommunications students about his experiences in the music business Thursday afternoon.