Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra presents live "Americana" Concert
To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra will present a live concert on Saturday, June 5, at John M. Hall Auditorium in Bay View. Tickets for the 7 p.m. performance, entitled “Americana! A Day for Music with the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra”, are $30 and are available online at www.glcorchestra.org/concerts/ or call 231-487-0010. 18 and under are free. Covid seating restrictions apply. With a nod to the past and a look to the future, this performance features a wide representation of American composers, including American classics, Copland and Gershwin; young African American composers, Jessie Montgomery and Tre Bryant; GLCO composer in residence Gwyneth Walker; Kenji Bunch; and local composers/arrangers, Anthony Patterson and Roger Tallman. The performance also includes a collaboration with Gerber Strings students and presents 2019 Young Artist Competition winner Helen Hanchin.
6 PM Pre-Concert Talk by Libor Ondras, Conductor and Music Director