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"From the River to the Ocean"--Rozalind MacPhail

Sunday, 6/17/2018
2:00PM-3:15PM  
Music and Film: "From the River to the Ocean" with Rozalind MacPhail, flute/composer/filmmaker

Join us for a special screening event accompanied by live musical performance celebrating the past, present and future dreams of the Port City. CAM is teaming up with the Cucalorus Film Festival (www.cucalorus.org) and Newfoundland multi-instrumentalist and international award-winning composer/filmmaker Rozalind MacPhail (www.rozalindmacphail.com) to present "From the River to the Ocean". Collaborating with filmmakers inspired by their personal connections to Wilmington, this special event also features stunning films from Rozalind’s travels across Canada and a rare opportunity to see an extract of the archive film "Wilmington, My Hometown" (1947) held in the archives of the New Hanover County Public Library offering a staged snapshot of postwar life in the city.

Rozalind's multi-layered sound looping and live flute performance accompanies a striking mix of films from historical to social commentary, to create a vivid sonic/visual portrait on CAM's big screen. The screening and performance will be followed by a Q&A with Rozalind MacPhail. Purchase seats on CAM's website, by phone and at CAM's Visitor Services desk. CAM Members and Students with valid ID: $18.00, Non-Members: $23.00. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:
“It‘s easy to fall for the eclectic sounds of this creative mastermind, and you will probably get lost in your imagination while falling.“ (Rock Eden Magazine)

Innovative Gemeinhardt Artist/Clinician, Rozalind MacPhail recently took home an East Coast Music Award for Electronic Recording of the Year and MusicNL’s Female Artist of the Year. One of the world’s leaders in flute looping and live film scoring, this classically-trained flutist blends effected flute, electronics, voice, omnichord, field recordings and silent film through Ableton Live. MacPhail creates music for film and live performance and has released several albums of original work. She explores new ways to combine image and sound, in works that speak honestly of place, person and the human experience.

Additional Links:

Feature on "From The River To The Ocean" in "The Flute Examiner": http://bit.ly/FluteExaminerRM
Rozalind MacPhail’s TEDx performance: https://youtu.be/7P8sIvHo4mA
and ‘THE GAZE’ – Short film featuring archive footage of Wilmington: http://bit.ly/TheGazeRM



Concert: Mark Teachey--Music of Peter, Paul & Mary

Thursday, 6/21/2018
6:30PM-7:45PM  
Concerts @ CAM series: The Music of Peter, Paul and Mary Featuring Mark Teachey

Mark Teachey (www.markteacheymusic.com) grew up listening to Peter, Paul & Mary’s music, an American folk group who became one of the most popular singing groups of the 1960's and 1970's. Their three-part harmonies were unmistakable, and many of their hit songs have become timeless classic. Teachey's clear, clean finger picking acoustic guitar style is reminiscent of their sound, and perfectly complements his pure, melodic tenor vocals. He makes the great Peter, Paul & Mary songs come alive all over again. The program will include images and fascinating facts about some of the songs he performs including: "Leaving on a Jet Plane", “Blowin In The Wind", “Puff The Magic Dragon", and more. Bring family and friends to enjoy an evening with Mark Teachey as he pays tribute to artists who may have been part of the soundtrack of your life. Purchase seats on CAM’s website: www.cameronartmuseum.org, by phone and at the door. CAM Members and Students with valid college ID: $12.00, Non-Members: $17.00. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:

Mark Teachey is a singer, guitarist and songwriter who has been playing guitar since the age of nine and has been heavily influenced by the music of Jim Croce, James Taylor, John Denver and other artists of the 1960’s and 70’s. Mark is an acoustic fingerpicker style guitarist and particularly enjoys ballads. He is an Associate Pastor for Senior Adults at Winter Park Baptist Church in Wilmington.

Kids @ CAM - Artist Harriet Hoover

Saturday, 6/23/2018
11:00AM-2:00PM  
Come meet and work with an artist currently on display at the Cameron Art Museum!
Guest artist Harriet Hoover will teach us how to make Iridescent Light Catchers. She will show us how to create these colorful and unique artworks that families can make together and take home. Harriet is one of the artists in CAM's current "North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship 2017 Award Exhibition" and will lead families through ‘mini-tours’ of her artwork. Don’t miss this day of creativity and imagination! Kids @ CAM is fun for all ages! Parental supervision required at all times.No pre-registration necessary. Suggested donation: $5.00 per child.


Wilmington Sacred Harp Singers

Sunday, 6/24/2018
1:30PM-4:00PM  
1:30 pm: Instruction for beginners
2:00 - 4 pm: Group Singing, all
Songbooks provided, beginners welcome!

Wilmington Sacred Harp Singers (http://bit.ly/WilmNCSacredHarp) presents a traditional Sacred Harp Singing and invite you to join in the music and raise your voice in song! This dynamic form of a cappella social singing dates back to Colonial America, using a modern reprint of the 1844 songbook "The Sacred Harp". Sacred Harp and related shape-note styles are the oldest continuous singing traditions in the United States. Surviving as a living tradition in parts of the South, notably Georgia and Alabama, Sacred Harp music has been discovered by new generations of singers who have spread the heritage across North America and to Australia and Europe.

The music is loud, vigorous and intense. It is meant to be sung, not just observed. No previous experience is necessary. Learn more about Sacred Harp singing at fasola.org. Free and open to the public, Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.


GALLERY TALK: Don Furst, artist

Thursday, 6/28/2018
6:30PM-7:30PM  
An informal, informative gallery discussion with artist Don Furst on his inspiration and process for the 10-piece mezzotint series "421 Nights", on view in CAM’s current exhibition "Works of Honor: NCAC Artist Fellowship Recipients from the Collection". Don is a UNC Wilmington Professor, Studio Art and Gallery Director, and the former chair of UNCW’s Department of Art and Art History. CAM Members: Free, Museum Admission all others. Brown Wing.

Before and after the program enjoy classical guitar music by Justin Hoke 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in CAM Café with your refreshments and/or dinner.

"State of the Art" Almost Closing Party

Friday, 6/29/2018
6:00PM-9:00PM  
Enjoy music by the Phantom Playboys (6:00 pm - 8:30 pm), galleries open--"State of the Art/Art of the State" last day on view is Thursday July 12, 2018, tasting stations by: Highland Brewing Co. and Fish Hippie Wine, cash bar, four food tasting stations with wristband purchase: SOTA artists: $20.00, All others: $23.00 (+ tax), and more! Call CAM Café or visit the website for more details. Free.
CAM Courtyard (weather permitting, indoors if not.)