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With its stunning acoustics, intimate size and classic architectural interior, the Petaluma Historical Library and Museum affords performers and concert goers alike the ultimate in sound experience.  Based around the 1899 Henry F. Miller Piano, the Museum has featured classical performances by such greats as Nigel Armstrong and Miles Graber, Jura Margulis, Elizabeth Walter, Yun Chu, Amy Hiraga, Shu-Yi-Pai, Nanci Severance, Peter Wyrick, Matthew Young,  the 5 B concert featuring Judiyaba, Marilyn Thompson and Roy Zajac, Jillian Boye and others.

 

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Mythica and the Petaluma Museum Association Present:

Mozart and Schubert Birthday Party!

Sunday, January 28 at 4 pm
Petaluma Historical Library and Museum
20 Fourth Street, Petaluma

 

Join Santa Rosa Symphony Music Historian Kayleen Asbo and musical friends Elizabeth Walter, Jason Byer and Bonnie Brooks for a celebration of the birthdays of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Franz Schubert through storytelling, song, libations and nibbles. 

 

 

Featured Works:

Mozart: Sonata in Bb Major, K.333
Mozart: Sonata in c minor, K.457
Mozart: Arias from Operas


Schubert: Impromptu Op. 90 No. 1 in c minor
Schubert: Moment Musicale
Schubert: Gretchen im Spinrade
Schubert: Selections from “Winterreise”
Schubert: Litanei

 

Ticket Prices: $20.00 Downstairs
Balcony $25.00

 

Purchase Tickets Online with Brown Paper Tickets

Or call us at 707-778-4398

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Photo credit: Joe McDonald

6th Annual Jazz Concert
The doRiaN Mode

Friday, February 2, 2018 – 6:30 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate Black History Month and the opening of “Reflections” – An exhibit which tells the story of Petaluma’s black population since the 1800’s.

The concert features vintage jazz & blues with The doRiaN Mode, with Dorian Bartley – bass/vocals, Bob Johns piano/cornet, David Scott – sax/flute and Tony Blake -percussion.

 

Cost – $25.00 downstairs includes food and beverages
($30.00 at the door)
$35.00 upstairs (limited seating) includes an amazing view, champagne, and food

 

Tickets Available Online Now!

Last year this concert sold-out, so get your ticket early!

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Petaluma Blacks for Community Development
40 Years of Celebrating Black History Month

“Reflections”

An exhibit which tells the story of Petaluma’s black population since the 1800’s.
Thursday, February 8
10:00 a.m.

 

Children’s Story Time
Saturday, February 10, 10:00 a.m. – noon
A parent must be present

 

ACTIVITIES WITHIN THE COMMUNITY:

40th Annual Black History Program – February 24 at 5:30 p.m.
Petaluma Veterans Building, 1094 Petaluma Blvd.  Free and Open to the Public

Annual Gospel Hour at the Petaluma  Christian Church, 1160 Schuman Lane, 4:00 p.m. Free and Open to the Public

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Musical Mondays at the Museum:

A Beethoven Celebration

With Kayleen Asbo, Ph. D.

Petaluma Historical Library and Museum
20 Fourth Street, Petaluma
Mondays, 10:30-12:30

 

Kayleen’s gift for making classical music come alive is nothing short of breath-taking.
I leave every class with my mind on fire and my heart burning with inspiration and hope”
“Pure passion- the perfect combination of head and heart”

 

Odes to Joy: Gustav Klimt and Beethoven’s Ninth
Monday, January 8, 10:30 -12 Noon

Discover the alchemical connections between Gustav Klimt’s monumental masterpieces and Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony-two joyous works that reflect the transformative possibilities of the human spirit.

 

Drop in single classes $30 at the door- check or cash only or
​Advance Sale: Purchase both events for $50 through www.kayleenasbo.com

 

Kayleen Asbo Ph.D. is a lecturer for the Santa Rosa Symphony and the San Francisco Opera. A pianist, composer and cultural historian, she is on the faculties of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, the Pacifica Graduate Institute of Santa Barbara and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes at UC Berkeley, Dominical University and Sonoma State University where her classes have been hailed as “a revelation”, “pure passion” and “an addictive blend of joy and education.”

 

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Museum Location and Hours

The Petaluma Historical Museum is located at 20 Fourth Street,
in downtown Petaluma, CA 94952.  (707) 778-4398

Hours Thursday through Saturday:  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Petaluma Historical Museum ~ 20 Fourth Street ~ Petaluma, CA 94952 ~ (707) 778-4398

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