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Nightnotes Concert Series

Performances are Fridays at our Birmingham showroom.
Doors open at 7:00 pm, 7:30 pm refreshments, 8:00 pm performance.

Advanced Admission: Regular $25, Senior $22, 35 and Under $10
(A ticket processing fee of $2 per ticket is applied to all orders by phone or online. All tickets are $7 more when purchased at the door, which includes the processing fee.).

2017-2018 Schedule

"Sonatas, Songs & Spirituals” | September 22
DCWS core trombonist Kenneth Thompkins presents works from his upcoming album, "Sonatas, Songs & Spirituals.” Other featured artists include soprano soloist Nicole Joseph and pianist Zhihua Tang.

Encore! | November 3
DCWS musicians Kimberly Kaloyanides Kennedy (violin) and Laurence Liberson (clarinet) join pianist Robert Conway for a performance of chamber trios. The "Rapido! 14 Day Composition Contest” returns to DCWS with a performance of regional winner Mark Buller’s captivating work. 

The Michael Dease Quartet | December 15
Award-winning jazz trombonist Michael Dease is joined by bassist Rodney Whitaker and guitarist Randy Napoleon for a performance of jazz classics and other assorted works. 

Reed All About It | January 26
It’s a night of double reeds featuring University of Michigan professors Jeff Lyman (bassoon), Nancy Ambrose King (oboe) and Amy I-Lin Cheng (piano). 

Go for Baroque | February 23
Join Les Barocudas from McGill University in Montreal (QC) with Detroit native and harpsichordist Nathan Mondry for a performance of pieces from the Baroque Period. 

Trio’s Company | April 13
Join DSO musicians Amanda Blaikie (flute) and Úna O’Riordan (cello) alongside pianist Rudolph Ozolins for a night of spectacular trios.

All programs and performers subject to change.