Dec 212018
 

Thursday, January 3, 6:30 pm, Civic Center Library

Photograph of musician R.J. Spangler

Drummer RJ Spangler speaks about the history of Detroit’s jazz and blues roots and performs musical examples with an all-star band. You don’t want to miss this exciting concert! Presented by Jazz Foundation of America.

Register required; call 586-751-0770 or register online.

Feb 232016
 

Thursday, March 10, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

kitty-citternKitty Donohoe will be here to help us celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Emmy recipient Kitty Donohoe draws from her Irish heritage as well as her American and Canadian roots for her unique songs. Her music is rich, earthy, and compelling.  All ages are welcome but children must be accompanied by an adult.

Please register here or call 586-574-4564.

Jan 222016
 

Thursday, February 4, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

8363900Musical group Taller Than They Appear will perform a special program showcasing original songs about the Michigan seasons. Themes also touch on Michigan’s indigenous animals, conjuring in song a playful perspective on their habits and habitats. Join us for some beautiful music evocative of our wondrous state.  All ages are welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult. Please register here
or call 586-574-4564.

Feb 202015
 

Sunday, March 1, 3:30 pm, Civic Center Library

via How I See Life on flickr

via How I See Life on flickr

Established in 1991, the Detroit Handbell Ensemble is an ambassador for the art of ringing and performing with musical excellence and includes members who are musicians, educators, and business professionals from across southeastern Michigan.  Past performances include Noël Night in downtown Detroit, as guest performers with the Ypsilanti Symphony Orchestra, and on the concert series of many churches and libraries. Hailed internationally for his innovative work, the Ensemble‘s director, Dr. Michael Burkhardt, and his fellow musicians are sure to amaze you. You can also check them out at www.detroithandbellensemble.org. We hope you can join us for this unique concert experience!

This event will take place in the conference room outside of the Civic Center Library. To register, call 586.574.4564.