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Music: Classical, Religious, & Cabaret - Week of February 10, 2020

Between the Kerrytown Concert House and the University Musical Society, an energized Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra and dozens of smaller ensembles, Ann Arbor's classical music calendar has an opus for every taste. This category also includes choral music and a cappella groups.





 
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Tuesday


February 2020
 3 p.m.  Free! 

String Showcase: U-M School of Music.

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Top string students perform solo and ensemble chamber works.
3 p.m., U-M Moore Bldg. Britton Recital Hall, 1100 Baits. Free. 615-3204. [map]


 7-9:30 p.m.  Free!  Online 

Voices in Harmony Chorus.

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Every Tues. All female singers invited to join the weekly online rehearsals of this local 40-member a cappella barbershop harmony chorus.
For online meeting URL email Info@VoicesInHarmonyChorus.org. Free to visitors ($26 monthly dues for those who join). 612-7580.


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Wednesday


February 2020
 Noon-12:30 p.m.  Free! 

Chime Concert: Kerrytown Shops.

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Every Wed., Fri., & Sat. All invited to play one of 100 songs, with melodies transcribed in numbers, on the 17-bell chime's numbered keys. Local chimemaster Heather O'Neal demonstrates.
Noon-12:30 p.m. (Wed. & Fri.) & 10:30-11 a.m. (Sat.), Kerrytown Market & Shops. Free. 369-3107. [map]


 8-10 p.m.  Free! 

Jerry Wong: EMU Music Department.

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This Melbourne Conservatory (Australia) piano professor performs Bach's Andante in C major & Chaconne in D minor, Beethoven's Sonata in E-flat major, and Bernstein's Three Etudes and New Pictures at an Exhibition.
EMU Alexander Music Building rm. 110, 000 E. Circle Dr., Ypsilanti. Free. 487-1008.


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Thursday


February 2020
 7-8:30 p.m.  Free!  Online 

"Singing for Comfort": Interfaith Center for Spiritual Growth.

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All invited to join a sing-along of soothing songs that are easy to learn. No experience necessary.
For online meeting URL see InterfaithSpirit.org. Free, but donations appreciated. 327-0270.


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Friday


February 2020
 Noon-12:30 p.m.  Free! 

Chime Concert: Kerrytown Shops.

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Every Wed., Fri., & Sat. All invited to play one of 100 songs, with melodies transcribed in numbers, on the 17-bell chime's numbered keys. Local chimemaster Heather O'Neal demonstrates.
Noon-12:30 p.m. (Wed. & Fri.) & 10:30-11 a.m. (Sat.), Kerrytown Market & Shops. Free. 369-3107. [map]


 9 p.m. 

Valentine's Day Cabaret: Kerrytown Concert House.

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Performances by local cabaret and musical theater artists TBA, accompanied by pianist Tyler Driskil. Refreshments and desserts; table seating.
9 p.m., KCH, 415 N. Fourth Ave. Tickets $40-$75 (students, $10) in advance at a2tix.com and (if available) at the door. 769-2999. [map]
 


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Saturday


February 2020
 10:30-11 a.m.  Free! 

Chime Concert: Kerrytown Shops.

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Every Wed., Fri., & Sat. All invited to play one of 100 songs, with melodies transcribed in numbers, on the 17-bell chime's numbered keys. Local chimemaster Heather O'Neal demonstrates.
Noon-12:30 p.m. (Wed. & Fri.) & 10:30-11 a.m. (Sat.), Kerrytown Market & Shops. Free. 369-3107. [map]


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Sunday


February 2020
 1:45-3:30 p.m. 

Andrew Anderson.

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An accomplished accompanist, chamber musician, and soloist, this veteran local pianist presents a program featuring music by Chopin and by 20th-century composers Nikolai Medtner, Ferruccio Busoni, Robert Palmer, and Alan Rawsthorne.
1:45-3:30 p.m., Faber Piano Institute, 3042 Creek Dr. $10 (students & seniors, $5) suggested donation. 975-1995. [map]


 3:30 p.m. 

"Raise a Glass! An Afternoon with Opera on Tap": Ypsilanti Symphony Orchestra.

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Adam Riccinto directs this volunteer community orchestra in Bizet's Carmen Suites 1 & 2, the Overture to Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, the Overture to Rossini's The Barber of Seville, and more. The symphony is joined by singers from the local Opera on Tap chapter for opera arias TBA.
WCC Morris Lawrence Bldg., Towsley Auditorium, 4800 E. Huron River Dr. Tickets $12 (seniors age 65 & older, students with ID, & kids ages 12 & under, $6; family of 4 & up, $30) in advance at a2tix and at the door. 507-1451. [map]


 4 p.m.  Free! 

Voices of Youth: Interfaith Round Table.

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On Sunday, February 16 (4pm), the Interfaith Round Table of Washtenaw County is hosting a meaningful, interfaith concert of music, performed by children and youth from a variety of spiritual communities throughout our county. The theme is "Love Draws Us Together." Performers include children and youth from the Baha'i Center of Washtenaw County, Chinmaya Mission of Ann Arbor, St. Paul United Church of Christ, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. The concert will be held at St. Paul United Church of Christ (just 8 miles from the Big House! 122 W Michigan Avenue, Saline, MI 48176). Doors open at 3:30pm. Free.
St. Paul United Church of Christ, 122 W. Michigan Avenue. Free. 5124665984. revannarbor@gmail.com www.irtwc.org [map]







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