Calendar – Music – Strings: East & West Concert – Dec. 18

December 15, 2017

Marquette – Strings: East & West, an evening concert of stringed instruments, ancient and modern, will be offered on Monday, December 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The special guest performer is Qiao Zhi (Jona) a visiting professor from Aba Teachers University, Sichuan, China, who specializes in Chinese ethnic minority music and plays the *erhu*, a two-stringed Chinese instrument, and the *biwang*, a traditional Tibetan instrument. She will be accompanied by local musician Jeremy Morelock, who performs experimental non-traditional guitar as a solo artist and in ensembles, specializing in East/West collaboration and ambient drone ritual.

There is no admission charge. For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Rock-Perkins Area Cantata Choir Concert – Dec. 17

December 14, 2017

Rock/Perkins – Rock-Perkins Area Cantata Choir Concert will be held on Sunday, December 17 at 4 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Rock and at 7 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Perkins.

The choir will perform “Peace Has Come”, a Christmas musical written by Mary McDonald. Coffee and fellowship will follow each performance.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Community Chorus Concert in Negaunee – Dec. 17

December 14, 2017

Negaunee – A Community Chorus Concert will be offered on Sunday, December 17 at 3:30 p.m. and again at 7 p.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church, 202 W. Case Street in Negaunee.

Hosted by the Choir of St. Paul, the concert will feature groups from the Negaunee schools, and Marquette’s Bothwell Middle School.

The concert is free, but cash donations will be collected for St. Vincent de Paul and The Salvation Army.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Traditional Music Jam – Dec. 16

December 13, 2017

Marquette – A traditional music jam will be held on Saturday, December 16 from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Community Room of the at the Peter White Public Library.

Join other musicians for a community jam session celebrating traditional folk music. Acoustic musicians and vocalists are invited to bring their instruments for an informal gathering to play music together. A limited quantity of sheet music is available for use for those not familiar with the songs.

A music jam is not about performing, but a chance for people interested in traditional acoustic music share their love of music and learn a new song or instrumental technique. Listeners and singers are always welcome.

There is no admission charge. For more information, call 226-4328 or visit www.pwpl.info. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Negaunee Public Schools Orchestra Concert – Dec. 14

December 11, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee Public Schools Orchestra Concert, featuring grades 5 through 12, will be presented on Thursday, December 14 at 7 p.m. in the Negaunee High School Auditorium.

Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy the sounds of the season.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Lakeview Elementary School Winter Concerts – Dec. 14 -15

December 11, 2017

Negaunee – Lakeview Elementary School Winter Concerts will be held on Thursday, December 14 and Friday, December 15 in the Lakeview School gym in Negaunee.

On Thursday, the junior kindergarten and kindergarten program will be at 9:30 a.m. and grades one and three with chorus program will be at 11 a.m. On Friday, grades two and four and chorus program will be at 11 a.m. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Negaunee High School Chorus Winter Concert – Dec. 13

December 10, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee High School Chorus Winter Concert will be presented on Wednesday, December 13 at 7 p.m. in the Negaunee High School Auditorium.

All are invited to enjoy the sounds of the season!… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Special Concert with Front Street Brass – Dec. 11

December 8, 2017

Marquette – A special concert with Front Street Brass will be offered on Monday, December 11 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Front Street Brass will play a variety of Christmas Carol arrangements that originated in various countries from around the world and span time periods from the 1500’s to the present.

There is no admission charge, For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

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