Free at First Friday Art Walk
MELBOURNE , FLA.—The Foosaner Art Museum, Florida Institute of Technology, presents the Ron Pirtle Quartet Sept. 6, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The concert will be during the Eau Gallie Art District’s (EGAD) First Friday Art Walk.
This group, a local favorite, returns to the museum with bass player, Ron Pirtle, accompanied by Stan Soloko on drums and Paul Polanski playing saxophone.
Jazz Fridays are always the first Friday of each month, same time, same place. Admission is free.
On view through Oct. 13 is The Art of Conservation(ism): Works from the Permanent Collection.
The Foosaner Art Museum is located at 1463 Highland Ave. in the Eau Gallie Arts District of Melbourne; Phone: (321) 674-8916. The hours are Tuesday -Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.; and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays are free all day. Admission for adults is $5; seniors, children and students with I.D. are $2; free for Museum members and staff, faculty and students of Florida Tech. Special rates and tours are available for groups of eight or more and can be scheduled by calling Tina Murray at 674-8919 at least two weeks in advance.