Fall Fundraising Drive | Friday, October 17 – Saturday, October 25
Tune in for our Fall Fundraising Drive and join us for great music, special guests and exciting challenges from a few of our friends as we encourage YOU, our listeners, to begin, renew AND/OR increase your support for 90.9 FM! There are two ways to give: call Pledge Central at 866-909-9725 or make your gift online!
We have many special guests coming in the studio … here is the line-up for Friday, October 24:
8-9 am | Michelle Lynch, member of the Kresge Society of major donors
9-10 am | Margot Kohler, Owner of Margot European Day Spa
2-3 pm | Jim Liska, Vice President of the Farmington Community Band & Damien Crutcher, Conductor of the FCB
3-4 pm | Jeffery Jones, Music Director for the Birmingham Concert Band
4-5 pm | Bob Heitjan, member of the Community Chorus of Detroit
And throughout the day, tune in and give during a challenge hour – help us meet our goals from our great partners:
8-9 am | Michelle Lynch Challenge
9-10 am | Margot’s European Day Spa Challenge
2-3 pm | Farmington Community Band Challenge
3-4 pm | Birmingham Concert Band Challenge
4-5 pm | Community Chorus of Detroit Challenge
“NOT THE USUAL HALLOWEEN SUSPECTS!”
Selections from such oddball favorites as “The Blob” by Burt Bacharach—“The Ghost and Mr. Chicken” by Vic Mizzy—“Strange Invaders” by John Addison—“Dr. Jekyll and Sister Hyde” by David Whitaker and “The Devil Doll” by Franz Waxman!
Civic Jazz Orchestra Broadcast | Sunday, October 26 at 7 pm
The Detroit Symphony Civic Jazz Orchestra plays great jazz with an astonishing level of sophistication and artistry, and their average age is 16! Tune in for The Civic Jazz in Concert and hear a performance which originally took place on October 17 in the Music Box of the Max Fisher Music Center. Legendary trumpeter Terence Blanchard sits in with the orchestra for the finale. Kris Johnson conducts the orchestra as Chris Felcyn hosts the broadcast.
WRCJ Classical Brunch | Sunday, November 16 at 11:30 am
The WRCJ Classical Brunch concert series returns in November! Enjoy music for violin and piano with Detroit Symphony Orchestra Associate Concertmaster Kimberly Kaloyanides Kennedy AND a delicious brunch. Purchase Tickets >
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