Calendar – Music – West End Community Concert Orchestra to Present Family Concert – Mar. 22

March 19, 2017

Negaunee – The West End Community Concert Orchestra will offer a family friendly concert on Wednesday, March 22 at 7 p.m. in the Negaunee High School Auditorium.

Enjoy a night of music you will recognize. Water is the theme (it’s also World Water Day) and the orchestra, which is comprised of community and area high school musicians, will be dressed as pirates, Titanic passengers, sailors and more. “Under the Sea”, “Pirates of the Caribbean”, and “My Heart Will Go On” are just a few of the songs featured. “Sea Dogs” by Lisa Wheeler will be acted out with life-sized puppets and song.

For more information, call Catherine Moilanen at 361-8030.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Celtic Group “The Outside Track” Concert at Calumet Theatre – Mar. 20

March 17, 2017

Calumet – The sensational Celtic group “The Outside Track” will present a concert on Monday, March 20 at 7:30 p.m. at the Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth Street in Calumet.

Each player within The Outside Track is a master of their chosen instrument with the band stacking up an impressive amount of international awards. Using fiddle, accordion, harp, guitar, flute, step dance and vocals these five virtuosos blend boundless energy with unmistakable cheer and joyfulness.

Reserved seating tickets are $20 with discounts for Theatre members. Call the Calumet Theatre Box Office at 906-337-2610 on Wednesday through Friday from noon to 5 p.m., stop in at the box office, or order online at www.calumettheatre.com. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – NMU Music Department Guest Artist Series to Present Brian Carter in Concert – Mar. 19

March 16, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Michigan University Music Department Guest Artist Series will feature a horn concert with Brian Carter on Sunday, March 19 at 3 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall on the campus of NMU.

Carter is principal horn of the Marquette Symphony and Gaylord Community Orchestra. He also performs with the Midland Symphony Orchestra, Sault Symphony Orchestra, Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra and other groups throughout Upper and northern Lower Michigan. Carter received his Bachelor of Music degree from Olivet College and his Master of Music degree from Michigan State University. He retired in 2013 as director of bands at Gaylord Middle School.

The concert is free and open to the public. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Lake Effect Show Choir Concert in Curtis – Mar. 19

March 16, 2017

Curtis – The NMU Lake Effect Show Choir will present “Road Trip, Get the Show on the Road!” on Sunday, March 19 at 3 p.m. at the Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis.

This will be a great show for the whole family. Advance tickets on sale at the ECA office for $10/adults and $5/students. Reserve or purchase your tickets by calling the ECA office at 906-586-9974.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – 10th Annual Afternoon of Music Concert for Presbytery Point Bible Camp – Mar. 19

March 16, 2017

Ishpeming – The 10th annual Afternoon of Music Concert for Presbytery Point Bible Camp will be presented on Sunday, March 19 at 2:30 p.m. at United Presbyterian Church, 112 E. Euclid Street in Ishpeming.

The concert will feature talented musicians from the local area. A freewill offering will support all kids coming to camp during the 2017 season.

For more information about this event, contact the Camp Manager, Caron Christopherson, at 906-869-0925, or Board President, Dan Richards, 906-204-5123. For information on Presbytery Point, go to www.presbyterypoint.org or see their Face Book page.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Marquette Redmen Chorale/Symphony Orchestra Concert – Mar. 19

March 16, 2017

Marquette – The Redmen Chorale/Symphony Orchestra will offer a concert on Sunday, March 19 at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge Street in Marquette.

Admission to the concert will be a free will donation in an effort to raise money to offset travel costs for the group to travel to Hawaii to perform at Pearl Harbor and other venues as well as visit the USS Arizona Memorial.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Auditions for NMU’s Battle of the Bands – Mar. 18

March 15, 2017

Marquette – Auditions for Northern Michigan Univeristy’s first-ever Battle of the Bands will be held on Saturday, March 18 at the Forest Roberts Theatre on the campus of NMU.

To secure an audition time, email David Pierce, technical director and production manager, at davpierc@nmu.edu. Video submissions will also be accepted from bands unable to make the live audition. Battle of the Bands will be held on Saturday, April 22, with the winner receiving a cash prize to be determined.

The theatre is partnering with Double Trouble DJs to offer full production support for the event. Local DJs will also play music between each band set.

For more information, contact Pierce at 227- 2084 or davpierc@nmu.edu.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – NMU Music Department Guest Artist Series to Present Stephanie Beinlich in Concert – Mar. 15

March 12, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Michigan University Music Department Guest Artist Series will feature a concert with Marquette native and soprano Stephanie Beinlich on Wednesday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall on the campus of NMU.

Beinlich is a versatile soprano with extensive experience onstage and behind the scenes. In 2011, she studied with Seraphic Fire at the Professional Choral Institute, where she sang on their Grammy-nominated recording of Brahms’ “Ein deutches Requiem.” Other recent recordings include “Beneath the Ice” the debut album of composer George Fetner. She also holds degrees in voice and pedagogy from Western Michigan University and the University of South Carolina. Beinlich is on faculty with the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and has previously taught at Newberry College and the University of North Dakota.

The concert is free and open to the public.… Read the rest

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