Friday Night Live! TRANSIT New Music Ensemble
The TRANSIT New Music Ensemble performs the legendary Quartet for the End of Time by Olivier Messiaen and works by younger composers that deal with existential themes like the Holocaust, eternity and the spiritual universe. The Quartet for the End of Time premiered on January 15, 1941 in -4 degree temperatures in Stalag VIII.A, a Nazi prison camp, one of the great stories in twentieth-century music. 7:00 & 8: 30 PM.
Performances take place at 7 & 8:30 p.m.
Friday Night Live! is supported by the DTE Energy Foundation.