Celebrating the unifying power of the world’s music

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Upcoming Events

Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ

Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ

Sunday, September 25 at 4:00 PM ET
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Dàn bau master/composer presents music on traditional Vietnamese instruments

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Puuluup

Puuluup

Tuesday, September 27 at 7:00 PM ET
Dormouse Theatre

Modern folk with a pinch of the surreal featuring traditional Estonian bowed lyres

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In a Landscape Trailwalk

“In a Landscape” Trail Walk

Saturday, October 1 at 6:30 PM ET
Kleinstuck Preserve
(Meet at the Maple Street YMCA tennis courts)

A trail walk converges on a nature-inspired improvisation by Mike Weis (percussion) and Elizabeth Start (cello)

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Music in Place

We asked area musicians to write pieces about meaningful locations for them in the Kalamazoo area – the results are amazing!

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