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August 2022 | Great Lakes Concerts

Green Northern Lights over Lake Superior
Hans Isaacson
The northern lights dance above the great and mighty Lake Superior.

Saturdays,  Aug. 6–27 at 12 p.m. on 90.5 FM & STREAMING | Listen to a variety of music from regional orchestras and professional classical musicians from around the state of Michigan.

Aug. 6
Cellist Anthony Ross and the Flint Symphony play the Dvorak Cello Concerto; Cello selections by Saint-Saens and Rachmaninoff from a Traverse Symphony program.

Aug. 13
Violinist Lucia Micarelli plays Sibelius: Violin Concerto with the Lansing Symphony; Baroque on Beaver Festival Orchestra plays James Stephenson’s Celebration Overture and Bach Brandenburg #3.

Aug. 20
Bernstein’s 3 Dances from the ballet Fancy Free played by the Flint Symphony; Jackson Symphony performs Symphony No. 1 by Brahms.

Aug. 27
Traverse Symphony Strings play Vivaldi; Flint Symphony performs Respighi’s La Boutique Fantasque; pianist Elliot Wuu and Lansing Symphony play Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21.

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