Events

Iris DeMent

Friday Night Live! Iris DeMent

  • Fri, Mar 2
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Singer-songwriter Iris DeMent’s recordings have earned her multiple Grammy Award nominations, critical acclaim and the respect and admiration of fans around the world.

Sonya Belaya

Friday Night Live! Sonya Belaya and Friends

  • Fri, Mar 9
  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Sonya Belaya is a Russian-American musician based in metro Detroit, performing contemporary, improvised and classical music.

Lise de la Salle

Friday Night Live!: Lise de la Salle

  • Fri, Mar 16
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

In just a few years, through her international concert appearances and her award-winning Naïve recordings, 29-year-old Lise de la Salle has established a reputation as one of today’s most exciting young artists.

Voices of Light

Voices of Light (dress rehearsal matinee)

  • Fri, Mar 23
  • 12:00 PM
  • DFT Auditorium

In a rare special event, the Rackham Choir will perform composer Richard Einhorn’s Voices of Light, a powerful oratorio for soloists, choir and orchestra, accompanying a screening of Carl Th. Dreyer’s majestic silent f...

Voices of Light

Voices of Light

  • SAT, MAR 24 at 8 PM; SUN, MAR 25 at 3 PM
  • DFT Auditorium

In a rare special event, the Rackham Choir will perform composer Richard Einhorn’s Voices of Light, a powerful oratorio for soloists, choir and orchestra, accompanying a screening of Carl Th. Dreyer’s majestic silent f...

The Alfredo Rodriguez Trio

Friday Night Live! The Alfredo Rodriguez Trio

  • Fri, Apr 6
  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The Alfredo Rodriguez Trio features Munir Hossn on bass, Michael Olivera on drums and performs music from their latest recording, The Little Dream.

Mr. B

Mr. B's Blues and Boogie Festival

  • Fri, Apr 20
  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Mr. B, originator of the annual Blues and Boogie Piano Celebration in Ann Arbor, hosts an evening of Boogie Woogie piano, which includes guest pianists Luca Filastro, Bob Seeley and Jim Dapogny. 

Danilo Brito and João Luiz

Friday Night Live! Danilo Brito and João Luiz

  • Fri, Apr 27
  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Mandolin player Danilo Brito is known for his extraordinary musicianship and his performances of choro, the first characteristically Brazilian genre of popular music.