Musical Portraits

Season sponsored by

Yankee Air Museum
  • Friday
    OCT 30

    Portraits of Costumed Crime Fighters (Halloween Concert)
    Towsley Auditorium at WCC  |  7:30 PM

    The band plays in costume for this Halloween concert featuring themes of masked men, super heroes, and crime fighters from John Williams, Henry Mancini, Hans Zimmer, Danny Elfman, and more. Don your costume and enjoy a children's costume parade with prizes.

  • Tuesday
    DEC 15

    Holiday Portraits
    Towsley Auditorium at WCC  |  7:30 PM

    The sounds of Tchaikovsky, Sousa, James Curnow, Leroy Anderson, and many traditions paint a musical portrait of the season, including a holiday sing-along.

  • Thursday
    MAR 3

    Presidential Portraits
    Towsley Auditorium at WCC  |  7:30 PM

    This patriotic concert envisions past presidents through marches, hymns, tributes, and remembrances, and features a Civil War musical reenactment Gettysburg: The Third Day.

  • vist our Sousa Concert page for full details
  • Sunday
    May 22

    A Portrait of Sousa
    The Michigan Theater  |  2:00 PM

    Let this unique musical experience transport you back to the famed concerts of The March King as we relive Sousa's 1897 visit to Ann Arbor. The character of John Philip Sousa conducts an afternoon of marches, classical pieces, and popular music of the day featuring guest vocal and instrumental soloists. Join us for this musical extravaganza showcasing the work of Sousa, the great classical composers, and many popular composers of the 19th century.

    A Portrait of Sousa is supported by MCACA Logo

Other 2016 Performances

  • Sunday
    FEB 21

    Ensemble Concert
    Zal Gaz Grotto  |  2:00 PM

    Join us for an afternoon of small ensembles playing music from a variety of genres, including an appearance by the Town Band. Food and beverages available for purchase (cash only). Free and open to the public. 2070 West Stadium Boulevard, Ann Arbor.

  • Wednesday
    APR 20

    JoinT Concert with Saline High School Wind Ensemble
    Saline High School  |  7:30 PM

    The WCCB and Saline High School wind ensemble will play a joint concert. This performance at the Saline High School Ellen A. Ewing Performing Arts Center is free and open to the public.