Bill Buchman

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Workshop & Concert with Bill Buchman

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A Joyful History of The Blues Concert

with the Art of Blues Duo: Steve Arvey and Bill Buchman

February, 21, 7 - 9:30pm

Members $12, Non-Member $15, Students with ID $10

Tickets avalable at the door, over the phone or online


Steve and Bill have long histories in the interconnected fields of blues, rock and jazz music. They will be sharing their knowledge, experience, music, personal stories and historical insights. Going to be a great evening for music fans.

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Tickets may be purchased at the door.  Call 941-365-2032 for more information

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About the Instructor:

imageArtist, musician, educator, and author Bill Buchman has been active as a painter and musician for over fifty years and studied early on with distinguished artists, Fletcher Martin, Robert Richenburg, and Victor D’Amico. Bill studied Fine Arts at Cornell University and English at Boston University and received a Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s Degree in Music from the New England Conservatory where he studied with many eminent musicians including Ran Blake, Jaki Byard and George Russell. After a stint of twenty years painting, exhibiting, and performing in Europe, Bill established his studio in Sarasota in 2001. When not painting, exhibiting his work or playing his music, Bill gives workshops and seminars on creativity, abstraction and figure drawing. His five DVDs on these subjects and his innovative book, “Expressive Figure Drawing” (Random House 2010) are quite popular. Bill has developed a unique teaching approach infused with Zen and Modernist ideas with which he has been inspiring and empowering aspiring artists locally and nationally for nearly two decades. His abstractions and expressive figure drawings are in private and public collections in the US, Denmark, Sweden, England and he is represented in Sarasota by the Allyn Gallup Gallery.