UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

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Sunday, October 22nd, at 4:00pm
Autumn Colors
IMG_7868Suttons Bay Congregational Church
Suttons Bay, MI

Come hear the Manitou Winds NEO Trio in their first full-length concert program. Join us for an afternoon of soothing autumnal music and poetry sure to inspire you to embrace all the colors of the season.

Drawing from the colorful combination of flute, clarinet, piano, and harp, the trio will perform an eclectic program of music by composers such as David Tolk, George Winston, and Loreena McKennitt along with original works. Set in the picturesque bayside town of Suttons Bay, it’s a delightful way to end another beautiful fall weekend in Northern Michigan.

This concert is a fundraiser for ShareCare of Leelanau, Inc. Suggested donation is $20, a freewill offering will be taken. 100% of the proceeds from donations will be used to provide much needed senior assistance in all of Leelanau County.

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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 and eleven different instruments to create a unique tapestry of musical colors and textures. This year’s brand new program will feature Christy Burich, soprano, and Emily Curtin Culler, soprano, as special guests.

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

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Friday, December 8th, at 7:30pm
Winter Songs & Carols: An Encore
IMG_5955The Leelanau School
Glen Arbor, MI

In what’s quickly becoming a splendid tradition, Manitou Winds has been invited by the Glen Arbor Art Association to perform an encore of our annual Winter Songs & Carols program.

Through a special extension of the GAAA’s Manitou Music Festival, you’ll have a second chance to enjoy this special annual concert — an inspiring evening of music, poetry, and prose in exploration of winter. 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 and eleven different instruments to create a unique tapestry of musical colors and textures. This year’s brand new program will feature Christy Burich, soprano, and Emily Curtin Culler, soprano, as special guests.

Admission is free. A freewill offering will be taken to benefit arts programs at The Leelanau School and planned recording projects for Manitou Winds.

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