UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

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Thursday, July 27th, at 5:30pm
NEO Trio at TCFF
Milliken AuditoriumMilliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center
Traverse City, MI

The Manitou Winds NEO Trio is going to the movies with the 2017 Traverse City Film Festival! We’re honored to be among the local musical acts chosen to present pre-screening music for select films.

We’ll be performing an inspired mix of music on flute, clarinet, piano, and harp for “The King’s Choice” at Milliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center. The trio goes onstage at 5:30pm, the movie starts rolling at 6:00pm. Hope to see you there!

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Thursday, July 27th, at 8:30pm
NEO Trio at TCFF
IMG_3894Milliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center
Traverse City, MI

The Manitou Winds NEO Trio is going to the movies with the 2017 Traverse City Film Festival! We’re honored to be among the local musical acts chosen to present pre-screening music for select films.

We’ll be performing an inspired mix of music on flute, clarinet, piano, and harp for “Toni Erdmann“, a 2016 European film showing at Milliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center. The trio goes onstage at 8:30pm, the movie starts rolling at 9:00pm. Hope to see you there!

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Friday, July 28th, at 8:30pm
NEO Trio at TCFF
City Opera HouseCity Opera House
Traverse City, MI

The Manitou Winds NEO Trio is going to the movies with the 2017 Traverse City Film Festival! We’re honored to be among the local musical acts chosen to present pre-screening music for select films.

We’ll be performing an inspired mix of music on flute, clarinet, piano, and harp for “Toni Erdmann“, a 2016 European film showing at the City Opera House in Downtown Traverse City. The trio goes onstage at 8:30pm, the movie starts rolling at 9:00pm. Hope to see you there!

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Saturday, August 5th, at 7:30pm
Annual Armstrong Concert
CSA Armstrong ConcertCSA Meeting House
Frankfort, MI

Manitou Winds is honored to perform for the Congregational Summer Assembly’s annual concert series.

Come follow us on a summer’s journey across fields and dunes, travel to islands near and far, and take a dip into the imaginary as Manitou Winds performs a concert of summer-themed chamber music with special guest Emily Curtin Culler, soprano.

Our narrator, Jan Ross, will guide you along on this journey reading selected poems by Sara Teasdale, Geraldine Connally, William Cullen Bryant, and others.

The Congregational Summer Assembly Meeting House is located at 2128 Pilgrim Highway, Frankfort, MI. Admission is FREE!

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Sunday, September 24th, at 4:00pm
Variety: It’s the Spice!
Party Horse by Margie GuyotSt. Andrews Presbyterian Church
Beulah, MI

Manitou Winds is excited to partner with St. Andrews Presbyterian Church for their annual Concert on the Hill series!

The ensemble is planning a program alive with variety — sharp contrasts in style and mood from Classical to pop, jazz to modern! Join in the fun as audience members press the selection buttons to reveal each part of the program while the ensemble becomes a living jukebox. With so many instruments and styles to choose from you won’t know what’s coming next!

Special thanks to our 2017 Collaborating Artist, Margie Guyot, for donating use of her widlly imaginative still life (“Party Horse”) for use in promoting this concert. A special exhibit of Margie’s artwork will be on display at the concert venue. We invite you to meet Margie and thank her for sharing her gift with us.

Admission is free. A freewill offering will be taken to benefit a local charity.

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Saturday, December 2nd, at 7:30pm
Winter Songs & Carols
IMG_5880Grace Episcopal Church
Traverse City, MI

Join the musicians of Manitou Winds for their third annual Winter Songs & Carols concert as they explore winter through music, poetry, and prose. Selections include familiar tunes from advent, Christmas, and solstice celebrations as well as some unexpected surprises.

This year’s concert will feature all five members of the ensemble, nine different instruments, and guest vocalists to create a unique tapestry of musical colors and textures.

Admission is free. A freewill offering will be taken to benefit a selected ministry of Grace Episcopal Church.

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