WelcomeEMIT series 20013-14
For the past eighteen years, over 280 events involving new music, jazz, world music, interactive electronics, improvisation and interdisciplinary art forms that incorporate sound have been featured in the EMIT series. EMIT (a registered nonprofit arts organization) brings adventurous music and educational activities to the Tampa Bay are.
EMIT is a recipient of programming awards from from Chamber Music America, ASCAP and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. It is supported by the City of St. Petersburg and the Pinellas Community Foundation.
Helios at NOVA 535
Tuesday, December 17
Helios Jazz Orchestra returns to the swanky NOVA 535 with singer Bryan Hughes for an evening of big band jazz & dance!
Eugene Chadbourne & Tatsuya Nakatani
Friday, November 8 at 8 PM
Salvador Dali Museum
It's an evening of surreal music at the amazing Salvador Dali Museum presented by EMIT & the Salvador Dali Museum located at One Dali Boulevard St. Petersburg, FL 33701. Admission is $15 at the door.
Brasil Beat with O Som Do Jazz
Saturday, November 9
Side Door at the Palladium Theater
O Som Do Jazz brings Brazilian Bossa Nova, MPB & samba-jazz to the Side Door at 8 PM.
Admission is $15 at the Palladium Theater located at 235 5th Ave. North in St. Petersburg. See www.mypalladium.org.
Jimmy Luci & Side Show Drummer - Free event
Electric Zoo Studios
Side Show Drummer is original music that is sequenced to video. stage props / set design sound effects and much more.
Electric Zoo Studios is located at 1741 First Ave. North in St. Petersburg. This event is sponsored by Electric Zoo Studios & EMIT.
Blue Muse in Gulfport Arts Courtyard
Blue Muse performs selections from the Cantigas de Santa Maria, a library of 13th century Spanish and Portuguese devotional music, as well as more contemporary Spanish-flavored jazz. With Misti Bernard on voice and hammered dulcimer, Tom Kersey on cello, Michael Washington on percussion and Rick Olsen playing keyboard, guitar and hand percussion, Blue Muse creates a seamless blend of times and traditions, of heart and art.
Palladium Side Door
"A Kiss for Rio" - O Som Do Jazz CD release Show
Pro Tools Workshops at the Royal Theater
March 16 begins a series of recording arts workshops for selected students at the Royal Theater.
This is a educational collaboration with EMIT, the Boys & Girls Club and the MIRA program at St. Petersburg College. Pro Tools is the industry standard for professional recording. This program is supported by the Pinellas Community Foundation.