Tell us about your first concert and you could win tickets to see the Detroit Symphony Orchestra this Thursday.
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Monday, April 1, 2013
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Win tickets to see the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Thursday in Southfield just by telling us about your first concert.
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra will perform Thursday, April 4, at the Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield, and Patch is giving you the chance to win free tickets. The DSO will perform Mozart’s “Jupiter” as part of its Neighborhood Concert Series. Bach’s Ricercare No. 2 and Britten’s Violin Concerto No. 1 also will be performed. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Congregation Shaarey Zedek is located at 27375 Bell Rd. in Southfield. How can you win two tickets to see the show? Simply leave a comment on this story telling us the first concert you attended. You must comment by 1 p.m. Monday, April 1, to be entered into a random drawing to receive two tickets to the show. Each ticket is worth $25. And the tickets will be available for you at…
Monday, March 4, 2013
Win tickets to see the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Thursday in Southfield just by telling us about your favorite composer.
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra will perform Thursday at the Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield, and Patch is giving you the chance to win free tickets. The DSO will perform selections by Beethoven and Mozart as part of its Neighborhood Concert Series. Brahms’ Symphony 2 also will be performed. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Congregation Shaarey Zedek is located at 27375 Bell Rd. in Southfield. How can you win two tickets to see the show? Simply leave a comment on this story telling us who your favorite composer is and why. You must comment by 4 p.m. Wednesday to be entered into a random drawing to receive two tickets to the show. Each ticket is worth $25. And the tickets will be available for you at the venue before the concert. The…
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Yoonshin Song, the new concertmaster for the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, will perform Sunday at The Community House.
Wondering what to do with yourself this weekend? Don't dismay: check out today's Weekend Spotlight: Our pick for today: Classical Brunch Also happening this weekend: Come back to Birmingham Patch on Wednesday for more weekend things to do in our Weekend Spotlight, or visit our events calendar.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
The partnership will bring world-class musicians to more than 20 American House communities in 2013.
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) and American House Senior Living Communities are teaming up in 2013 to bring DSO music to thousands of Metro Detroit seniors, including many in the Birmingham area. The DSO will be sending individual musicians and small ensembles to more than 20 American House locations throughout Metro Detroit, a recent press release said, as part of its Neighborhood Residency Initaitive. Launched in 2011, the Neighborhood Residency Initiative combines orchestra concerts and chamber music with educational and social service partnerships and senior engagement programs. In 2012, the DSO piloted the program at several concerts throughout Metro Detroit, including concerts at the Seligman Performing Arts Center in Beverly …
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The AVANTI Summer MusicFest will take place for the second year in a row at Derby Middle School July 22-27.
Attention young musicians: the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's (DSO) young musician workshop returns to Birmingham this summer and they're now accepting applications. The AVANTI Summer MusicFest returns to Derby Middle School this July for six days of intensive music workshops. The program is open to music students age 13-18 throughout Metro Detroit. During the program, students complete a week of intense study and instruction under the tutelage of 50 DSO musicans, including two hours a day in group rehearsal and two hours in sectionals. "My daughter grew musically at the AVANTI workshop last summer," said Laura Fogleman, parent of an AVANTI student. "Her technique improved and she became a more disciplined musician. The location of the …
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
As part of the DSO's AVANTI Summer MusicFest, going on now at Derby Middle School, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra will perform two concerts at the First Presbyterian Church of Birmingham this Thursday and Friday.
Music students from around Metro Detroit are learning from the greats this week and on Thursday and Friday, Birmingham will set the stage for a special concert for young area musicians. Musicians of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (MDSO) will perform two concerts at the First Presbyterian Church of Birmingham on Thursday and Friday as part of the AVANTI Summer MusicFest. The AVANTI Summer MusicFest is a collaboration between the MDSO, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) and Save Our Symphony (SOS). During AVANTI — happening this week at Derby Middle School — around 150 local music students age 14-18 complete a week of intense study and instruction under the tutelage of approximately 50 DSO musicians, including two hours of group rehearsal …
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Is the whole family at home today but you're still not sure what to do with them? Here's five things happening today in and around Birmingham.
It's the Fourth of July, you have the day off work, but you're still wondering: what should I do? While Birmingham may have shot off its fireworks last night, and many city offices — including the library — are closed, there's still plenty to do either in town or a short drive down the road. Here's five ideas: The city of Clawson takes the Fourth of July seriously. This year, enjoy a parade at 10 a.m., a pancake breakfast at Clawson's United Methodist Church, a mother/daughter softball game and an arts and crafts fair. Everything caps off with a fireworks show at 10 p.m. For a full line-up of the fun, visit Clawson's Fourth of July Schedule of Events. The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will be at Greenfield Village tonight for its 20th …
Monday, June 11, 2012
Shain Park is one of eight Oakland County venues nominated for a Detroit Symphony Orchestra concert.
Birmingham has a shot at winning a free concert from the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO). Shain Park is one of the Oakland County nominees in a contest sponsored by the DSO and the DTE Energy Foundation. The concerts will take place the week of Sept. 17. Also nominated in Oakland County is Berkley High School, Clarkston High School, Clawson High School, Mercy High School, Novi High School, Southfield Pavillion and St. Patrick Parish in White Lake. Winners will be announced June 18. "The concert series is just one of the many ways that the DSO inspires individuals, families and communities across Southeastern Michigan," said Fred Shell, vice president of corporate and government affairs and president of the DTE Energy Foundation. "We hope …
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Answer a simple question for a chance to see the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Thursday at the Jewish Community Center.
Do you love to read Patch in your community every day? Do you crave a night out and some culture added to your social life? Patch is here for you. We want to reward some of the most loyal readers with a chance to win a pair of tickets to see the Detroit Symphony Orchestra perform Thursday at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield. The DSO will perform at the JCC as part of its Neighborhood Concert Series. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and features Joseph Silverstein as conductor and violinist. Pieces include the Coriolan Overture, Symphony No. 2 (Beethoven) and Violin Concerto No. 5 (Mozart). How can you win the tickets? Every morning, beginning last Friday and ending today, Patch asks a question having to do with a story or …