Dazzling debuts. International superstars. A focus on Arts & Resistance.
Welcome to UMS’s 145th season.
Making Sonic Contributions: An Interview with Marcus Elliot
Saxophonist Marcus Elliot speaks to UMS about the inspiration and creative process behind his world premiere, and what audiences can expect from upcoming performances at the Ypsilanti Freighthouse.
Preview Inon Barnatan’s Residency
Pianist Inon Barnatan is equally celebrated as a soloist, curator, and collaborator. Starting at the end of September, Barnatan will be part of a week-long series of events at the University of Michigan, including three unique public performances.
8 Things You May Not Know About Renée Fleming
From her roots as a jazz vocalist in college to starring in the soundtrack to The Lord of the Rings, superstar soprano Renée Fleming’s career has had many exciting and unexpected adventures!
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