The University of Michigan Detroit Center continues its 2012-2013 Sankofa Film Series with Sweet Honey in the Rock: Raise Your Voice. The film will be shown on Friday, March 15 beginning at 6 pm. After the showing, Chorale Director and musician Lamar Willis will give a brief talk on the African American sacred music tradition and answer questions about the documentary.
The University of Michigan Detroit Center continues its 2012-2013 Sankofa Film Series with Amandla!: A Revolution in Four-Part Harmony. The film will be shown on Friday, February 8 beginning at 6 pm. The event includes complimentary admission, parking and light refreshments to all attendees.
The University of Michigan Detroit Center, in partnership with the Michigan State University Detroit Center, will host its annual Noel Night event. This free, fun-filled event takes place on Saturday, December 1 from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Groups of all ages are welcome.
On Friday, November 2 at 7 p.m., the Hartford Memorial Baptist Church presents, Brothers in Song. This performance features the University of Michigan Glee Club and is a collaborative effort between the Detroit School of Arts Vision Male Ensemble and Hartford Male Chorus. Admission is free of charge for all attendees.
The University of Michigan Detroit Center, in partnership with the Confucius Institutes of the University of Michigan and Wayne State University present the Liaoning Musical Troupe on Sunday, October 28 from 3-5 p.m. Admission to this unique cultural event is free to all attendees.
The U-M Detroit Center Concert of Colors preview show concludes its interview series with musician, Nixon Omollo from the band, Umojah International. Learn about the band, Omollo's journey to the United States and his music career; and find out what "Umojah" really means.
Umojah International will be performing on the U-M/MSU Outdoor stage, Sunday July 15 at 4 p.m.
The Concert of Colors interview preview show continues with Chris Canas of the Chris Canas Band. The band will be performing on the U-M/MSU Outdoor stage, Sunday, July 15 at 5 p.m. Learn how Chris Canas got his start in music, what it's like to be in a band with your mom and more.