Every Thursday night through August at 6:30
In conjunction with Cheekwood’s Summer Garden Installation, Once Upon a Garden, storytellers and puppeteers from the Nashville Public Library will bring each of the ten classic children’s stories to life, while local musicians will fill the evening air with song. No two weeks will be the same!
Be sure to pack a picnic and bring a blanket! Regular gate fees apply.The following schedule includes the storytellers, the story they will be reading, and the music being performed each week
August 2 – Janet Ivey - Goldilocks & the Three Bears Music - Jazz Duo (Brook Sutton & Ben Graves – TSU)
August 9 – Barry McAlister - Jack & the Beanstalk Music - Jazz Duo (Brook Sutton & Ben Graves – TSU)
August 16 – Janet Ivey - Hansel & Gretel Music- "Bluegrass with the McLains and Lisa Manning"
August 23 – Janet Ivey - Peter Rabbit Music - Jazz Duo (Brook Sutton & Ben Graves – TSU) August 30 – Janet Ivey- Alice in Wonderland Music - Craig Duncan – Hammer Dulcimer Duo
Admission to Tales and Tunes is free for Cheekwood members, normal gate fees apply to non-members. Cheekwood’s Museum of Art and Frist Learning Center will remain open until 8:00 p.m.