Arts Education and Civil Rights: Can the Arts Improve Race Relations?

by President & CEO Kimberly Hyatt of Cathedral Arts Project   No one is born a racist, but it doesn’t take long to develop racial and ethnic biases. By the time children are 3 years old, they can recognize differences in skin color and other physical traits. By the time they are 5, children can already develop negative biases toward others based on these differences. By the time children are in…

Just Announced James Taylor with Special Guest Bonnie Raitt

James Taylor & His All-Star Band WITH SPECIAL GUEST BONNIE RAITT & Her Band May 8  –  JACKSONVILLE VETERANS MEMORIAL ARENA   Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor and his All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bonnie Raitt and her band are coming to VETERANS MEMORIAL ARENA on MAY 8  for one intimate and memorable night!  Tickets go on sale Friday, January 19 at 10…

Buddy Guy With Jimmie Vaughan And Special Guest Quinn Sullivan

Blues guitarist Buddy Guy has received 7 Grammy Awards, 34 Blues Music Awards (the most any artist has received), the Billboard Magazine’s Century Award for distinguished artistic achievement, a Kennedy Center Honor, and the Presidential National Medal of Arts. Rolling Stone Magazine ranked him #23 in its “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” A major influence on rock titans…