Ann Arbor http://wkar.org en Ann Arbor Summer Festival features live music, outdoor movies and more http://wkar.org/post/ann-arbor-summer-festival-features-live-music-outdoor-movies-and-more <p></p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:44:00 +0000 Current State 37577 at http://wkar.org Ann Arbor Summer Festival features live music, outdoor movies and more Trumpeter Alison Balsom plays Hill Auditorium this weekend http://wkar.org/post/trumpeter-alison-balsom-plays-hill-auditorium-weekend <p></p><p></p><p>Trumpeter <a href="http://www.alisonbalsom.com/">Alison Balsom</a> is one of the world’s premiere performers on the classical stage and on major recording labels. &nbsp;She comes to Ann Arbor’s <a href="http://tickets.ums.org/single/eventDetail.aspx?p=758">Hill Auditorium</a> Saturday, April 20th. WKAR's Peter Whorf previews her concert.</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 17:54:58 +0000 Current State 34535 at http://wkar.org Trumpeter Alison Balsom plays Hill Auditorium this weekend Violinist Anne Sophie Mutter on life and music http://wkar.org/post/violinist-anne-sophie-mutter-life-and-music <p><span style="line-height: 15.75pt;">Violinist </span><a href="http://www.anne-sophie-mutter.de/index.php?L=1" style="line-height: 15.75pt;">Anne Sophie Mutter</a><span style="line-height: 15.75pt;">&nbsp;is one of the true superstars of classical music. Since her first concerts on the world’s most prestigious stages, Mutter has inspired audiences around the globe with recitals, concerto performances and dozens of recordings.</span></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 21:27:17 +0000 Current State 32670 at http://wkar.org Violinist Anne Sophie Mutter on life and music Ann Arbor high school orchestra wins top national award http://wkar.org/post/ann-arbor-high-school-orchestra-wins-top-national-award <p></p><div></div><p></p><p>The <a href="http://www.annarbor.com/news/pioneer-high-school-students-named-2013-national-orchestra-festival-grand-champions/">Ann Arbor Pioneer High School Chamber Orchestra</a> was selected as one of 15 orchestras to play at the 2013 National Orchestra Festival Competition held at the American String Teacher’s Association conference in Providence, Rhode Island. Last week, t<span style="line-height: 1.5;">he Pioneer Chamber Orchestra won first place in the string division and was named Grand Champion of the entire event.</span></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 16:34:51 +0000 Current State 32598 at http://wkar.org Ann Arbor high school orchestra wins top national award Ann Arbor teen set to join inaugural Carnegie Hall youth orchestra http://wkar.org/post/ann-arbor-teen-set-join-inaugural-carnegie-hall-youth-orchestra <p></p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 23:04:36 +0000 Current State 32411 at http://wkar.org