Cranbrook Music Guild ‘Spring Brass’ Benefit Concert | Sunday, May 4 at 3 pm
The Cranbrook Music Guild presents “A Spring Brass” fundraising concert for WRCJ. This special concert features the 33 musicians from the Motor City Brass Band performing brass favorites, conducted by Craig Strain. Brass favorites include John Williams’ Superman, Vittorio Giannini’s Symphony No. 3, Mvt. 4, Leroy Anderson’s Buglers Holiday, and Maurice Ravel’s Bolero! Visit our Online Store for more information and to purchase your tickets!
Live DSO Broadcast | Friday, April 25 at 10:45 am
Tune in at 10:45 am as we broadcast a live concert by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Hear Prokofiev and Beethoven with violinist Augustin Hadelich. Andrew Litton conducts the symphony, while Dave Wagner hosts our broadcast.
Film Classics with Jack Goggin | Sunday, April 27 at 6 pm
Selections from the musical scores for such dark cinema classics as “The Big Sleep”—“Born To Kill”—“The Postman Always Rings Twice”—“Double Indemnity” and “White Heat.” Made it Ma—Top of the World!!
DSO Civic Jazz Broadcast | Sunday, April 27 at 7 pm
WRCJ will broadcast another concert of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s Civic Jazz Band, originally recorded in the Music Box of the Max Fisher Music Center on April 4th. Led by Vincent Chandler, the band takes on charts by Charlie Parker, Sonny Rollins and Charles Mingus. The broadcast is hosted by Mike Martin, an alumnus of the Civic Jazz program, and Chris Felcyn.
In Studio Guest | Wednesday, April 30 at 10 am
The Fort Street Chorale and Chamber Orchestra’s guest conductor, Richard Householder, and their Director of Music, Edward Kingens, will be visiting our studio. Maestro Householder will be conducting Mozart’s Requiem on Sunday, May 4, at 3 pm at the historic Fort Street Presbyterian Church.
MOT Volunteer Association Cooking Demonstration | Wednesday & Thursday, May 7 & 8 at 6 pm
The Michigan Opera Theatre Volunteer Association cordially invites you to join them for their first annual Cooking Demonstration to be held in the beautiful culinary auditorium of the renowned Trevarrow Kitchen Showroom in Auburn Hills. A meal prepared by Chef Hessler, with help from Chris Felcyn follows the demonstration. Visit the Michigan Opera Theatre for more information and to purchase your tickets! You can also contact Amy Jidov at 734-846-7605 for more information.