Events

Detroit Youth Choir

Friday Night Live! Detroit Youth Choir

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Mar 6, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Detroit Film Theatre

Featuring Distinguished Alumni from the Sphinx Organization.

Ellen Rowe photographed behind a piano

Friday Night Live! Ellen Rowe Octet

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Mar 13, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Composer and pianist Ellen Rowe has put together a program of original music performed by eight amazing women jazz musicians.

A time lapse image showing streaks of lights on a street

Friday Night Live! Detroit Bureau of Sound: Koyaanasqatsi

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Mar 20, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

The Detroit Bureau of Sound uses the film Koyaanasqatsi: Life Out of Balance as a starting point to explore ideas of humanity.

Two dancers

Friday Night Live! A Soldier’s Tale

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Mar 27, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Detroit Film Theatre

Igor Stravinsky’s classic L’Histoire du Soldat for chamber music ensemble, dance and narration.

Andre Mehmari

Friday Night Live! Andre Mehmari Trio

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Apr 3, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

From his youth, André Mehmari's musical sensibility has known no borders.

A blond woman holding a guitar in a music shop

Inside the Music: Carmine Street Guitars

  • Thu, Apr 9 , 2020
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Carmine Street Guitars captures five days in the heart of Greenwich Village.

Musica Nuda

Friday Night Live! Musica Nuda

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Apr 17, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Musica Nuda are an Italian vocal jazz-pop duo whose popularity carried over to neighboring countries.

Mr. B

Friday Night Live! Mr. B’s Blues and Boogie Piano Celebration

  • Fri, Apr 24 , 2020
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Boogie Woogie is a very profound, expressive and powerful style of piano playing.

Los Nahuatlatos

Friday Night Live! Los Nahuatlatos

  • 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. Fri, May 1, 2020
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Los Nahuatlatos is a group of musicians with deep roots in their Xicano-Indigenous heritage.

Jimi Hendrix

Inside the Music: Electric Church

  • Thu, May 28 , 2020
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Electric Church presents the legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix in full flight at the 1970 Atlanta Pop Festival.