Events

J Dilla

Friday Night Live! The Music of J Dilla

  • 7:00 & 8:30 PM Fri, Feb 22, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The music of legendary hip-hop artist J Dilla has been arranged by composer/ conductor Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, performed by musicians from Rebirth. 

Two members of Gratitude Steel Band with their instruments

The Gratitude Steel Band

  • 2:00 p.m. | Sat, Feb 23 & Sun, Feb 24, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Bring the family to enjoy the rhythms of the Gratitude Steel Band as they bring their high-energy island style and positivity to a vast array of musical styles.

Two traditional Japanese dolls

Japanese Girls Day

  • Sat, Mar 2, 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 3, 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

A weekend exploring traditional and modern aspects of Japanese culture in celebration of Hinamatsuri - or Japanese Girls Day.

Ensemble Melange posing with their instruments

Friday Night Live! Ensemble Melange: Shuffle Concert

  • Fri, Mar 8 - 7:00 & 8:30 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Shuffle Concert changes the rules of performance by having the audience select the music to be performed.

Sarah Cahill

Friday Night Live! Sarah Cahill: The Future is Female

  • Fri, Mar 22 - 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Pianist Sarah Cahill’s The Future is Female features the music by women from around the globe, ranging from the 17th century to the present day.

El Violin Latino

Friday Night Live! El Violin Latino

  • Fri, Mar 29 - 7:00 & 8:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

The concept of the Latin Violin was inspired by the poem by Cuban poet, Mappy Torres. The idea, expressed in words by Torres, is here described by the music of violinist Gregor Heubner .