BRIEFS Artist to share experiences, caricatures

Artist Greg Wimmer will talk about art and draw caricatures of audience members during a session at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Rochester Public Library.

Wimmer, of Rochester, designed the new library cards, as well as the signs and banners at Mayo Civic Center. He will talk about drawing techniques and his experiences in art.

Admission is free. For more information, call 285-8006.

Bach, Debussy to fill Rochester church

Two young classical artists from Hartford, Conn., will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. April 27 at First Unitarian Universalist Church.


Violinist Brunilda Myftari, a native of Albania, and pianist Susan Shin will perform a program of works by Bach, Debussy, Poulenc and Beethoven.

Myftari began studying violin at age 6, and performed at festivals and competitions in southern Europe as a soloist, orchestra member and first violinist in a string quartet. Shin has performed in Europe and New York.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for high school students, $5 for younger students. The church is at 1727 Walden Lane S.W.

See the human cannonball in Rochester

The George Carden International Circus will present two performances May 1 at Mayo Civic Center's Taylor Arena.

Featured are clowns, jugglers, elephants and a human cannonball. Performances are at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for children 12 and younger. Tickets are available at the civic center box office and Econofoods.

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