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Sunday, October 14, 2018

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Wisconsin Book Festival - Day 4

Wisconsin Book Festival - Day 4

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 9:00am to 9:30pm

The final day of Wisconsin's premier literary event. The Festival offers opportunities to meet authors, discover new books or favorite writers, and have books signed at locations around Madison. Day 4 features fantastic authors like Mark Leibovich, Dessa, Ingrid Fetell Lee, and many more!

You can learn more and see the full schedule at

Friends of the Madison Public Library Book Sale

Friends of the Madison Public Library Book Sale

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Thousands of gently used books, DVDs and other materials. Most items are $2 or less. Hosted by the Friends of the Madison Public Library in conjunction with the Wisconsin Book Festival. Sale runs October 11-14. Sale hours: Thursday, October 11, 9 am - 9 pm, Friday, October 12, 9 am - 6 pm, Saturday, October 13, 9 am - 5 pm; Sunday, October 14, 1 pm - 3 pm (bag sale).

Sunday Jazz @ Sequoya - Major Vistas

Sunday Jazz @ Sequoya - Major Vistas

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sun, 10/14/2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Major Vistas is Mike Weiser (keyboards), Chris Bucheit (guitar), Michael Brenneis (drums), and Brad Townsend (bass).
Original, modern instrumental and improvisational music can be used to describe a whole generation of musicians that are melding Electronic, Rock and Hip Hop music into a new tradition of Jazz. Perhaps what makes Major Vistas unique in this field is that Mike Weiser and Chris Bucheit are both composers with work that naturally compliments each other – in fact it can be difficult to determine which songs are written by whom if you had to guess by sound alone. One thinks back to musical partnerships such as Pat Metheny/Lyle Mays and Donald Fagen/Walter Becker whose collaborative efforts equaled much more than the sum of its parts. But balancing artistic contributions and presenting it as cohesive work can be challenging in the least. This seems effortless for Weiser and Bucheit – no doubt in part due to both having diverse musical backgrounds even though growing up in different parts of the Midwest.

Sunday Jazz at Sequoya is funded via the generosity of the Friends of Sequoya Library. Produced in partnership with the Madison Jazz Society.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
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