Did you know that the Friday Musicale is the oldest musical organization in the state of Florida? And 2nd oldest musical organization in the country?
Founded in 1890, the Friday Musicale presents concerts free of charge to the Jacksonville community, provides educational outreach to local students, and awards college scholarships to music students. The Gala Opening Concert for the 2012-2013 season is this Friday, October 12th, at 7;30 p.m. with the Lynne Arriale Trio.
Most concerts are held at the Friday Musicale Auditorium at 645 Oak Street; many are offered both at 11:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Admission is FREE, but a $75 membership includes afternoon post concert receptions, admission to member events, and other benefits. More information is available at FridayMusicale.com.