Join us for this 18th annual celebration of diversity in classical music, featuring the three senior division finalists accompanied by the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra. Thes…
Tchaikovsky Festival String Serenade
Don’t miss this special Tchaikovsky Festival Preview as members of your Detroit Symphony Orchestra perform chamber works by Tchaik…
Mix @ The Max: Music & Mugs feat. PROJECT Trio
6 PM — Mix. Mingle. Eat. Drink.
7 PM — Listen.
Brave the cold for the warmth of The Max and enjoy a night of incredi…
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Brooklyn Based PROJECT Trio performs a high energy mix of tr…
With songs like “Too Young,” “Nature Boy,” “Get Your Kicks,” “Mona Lisa,” and many more, this celebration of Nat King Cole and his crooning contemporaries is guaranteed to be a hit.
Get ready to sing, dance and even beat box with Brooklyn-based PROJECT Trio. The ensemble features Greg Pattillo on Flute, Peter Seymour on bass and Eric Stephenson on cello.
Brooklyn-based chamber music ensemble PROJECT Trio joins forces with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra for a high-energy concert featuring classical favorites, jazz, rock, hip-hop and even beat box!
Max Band Showcase
Douglas Bianchi, conductor
$15 — General Admission
$10 — Non-WSU Student
$7.50 — Friends of Music Members*
$5 — WSU Students an…
The DSO will host a panel discussion in partnership with Affirmations (Ferndale-based LGBT resource organization) on the topic of Tchaikovsky’s rumored homosexuality and …
6 Symphonies, 3 Piano Concerti, and much more...all in 3 weeks! Join Leonard Slatkin and the DSO in a Festival celebrating the life, music, and magic of Tchaikovsky!
Featuring winners of the annual Concerto Competition
Kypros Markou, conductor
$15 — General Admission
$10 — Non-WSU Student…
Cameron Carpenter featuring the International Touring Organ
A virtuoso composer-performer unique among keyboardists, Cameron’s approach to the organ is smashing the st…
LIGETI Lontano for Orchestra
IVES Symphony No. 4*
HOLST The Planets
*encore performance led by Leonard Slatkin
John Storgårds is the Chief Conductor of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, and was recently announced as the Principal Guest Conductor of the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra for the20 12/2013 season. John Storgårds is one of Finland's exceptional artists and has taken the classical music world by storm in recent decades. He has a dual career as a conductor and violin virtuoso, and is widely recognized for his creative flair for programming and commitment to contemporary music. He additionally holds the title of Artistic Director of the Chamber Orchestra of Lapland, giving some of Europe's most imaginative concerts north of the Arctic Circle.http://www.cmartists.com/artists/john-storgards.htm
Born in 1985 in Nakło nad Notecią, Poland, Rafal Blechacz began his piano studies at age five, and continued his musical education at the Artur Rubinstein State School of Music in Bydgoszcz. In May 2007, he graduated from the Feliks Nowowiejski Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz, and has since won many prestigious prizes and awards at music festivals and competitions in Poland and worldwide. In July 2010, he received the prestigious Premio Internazionale Accademia Musicale Chigiana (Siena, Italy), awarded annually by an international jury of music critics to young musicians for superb artistic achievements. Presently, Mr. Blechacz records with Deutsche Grammophon, and has achieved Platinum Record status for his complete Chopin Preludes.http://www.artsmg.com/Piano/RafalBlechacz/index.html