Baroque on Beaver is a joyful series of concerts offered each summer on Beaver Island, Michigan. Concerts include orchestral, choral, solo, and chamber ensemble, featuring professional performers. The performances focus on classical music, but you may hear jazz, popular, Broadway, spirituals, or whatever strikes the musicians’ fancy. “BonB” celebrates its 14th season in 2015, running from July 24th through August 2nd. Presented by the Beaver Island Cultural Arts Association. With the exception of benefit concerts, admission to Festival programs is open to the general public without charge and a free-will offering is gratefully appreciated and accepted at all events which makes a difference in our ability to provide quality programing.
Ensembles of the Baroque on Beaver Festival
The centerpiece of the festival, the Baroque on Beaver Festival Orchestra, is comprised of professional talent from orchestras all over Michigan, including Detroit Symphony, Grand Rapids Symphony, Ann Arbor Symphony, Midland Symphony and many more.
The Baroque on Beaver Festival Chorus is comprised of talented, volunteer choral singers who fill the ranks of this large chorus who perform with the Baroque on Beaver Festival Orchestra for the Saturday night concert.
The Baroque on Beaver Festival Chamber Chorale is a small chamber choir of professional singers from around the state of Michigan. This group sings with the Festival Orchestra and in their own afternoon concert.
Chamber music is presented by string quartets, woodwind quintets, brass ensembles and more. Chamber music features prominently throughout the week at the "B on B" festival
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CMU "s Gillingham Auditorium proved the perfect venue for "An Intimate Musical Evening", Wed., July 29, that included a concerto featuring three violinists, poetry-reading and playing by the Donegal Bay Winds, a harpsichord concerto, a solo violist and a Schubert string quintet. ... See MoreSee Less
Please visit and "LIKE" the new Facebook page for our parent organization, Beaver Island Cultural Arts Association. BICAA’s mission is to promote, present and encourage participation in all the cultural arts in the Beaver Island community. The upcoming evenings of BI Jazz Fest are their next events (Aug. 14,Friday & Aug. 15,Saturday). Thank YOU! www.facebook.com/BeaverIslandCulturalArtsAssociation... See MoreSee Less
BI Cultural Arts Association, in partnership with the BI Community Center, is pleased to support a special BI Jazz Fest, Friday August 14 through Saturday August 15.
For tickets ($50 for both shows) please call the Beaver Island Community Center Service Desk: Phone (231) 448-2022.
Friday August 14 @ 8:00PM – Mr. B and the Joybox Express, with Paul Keller and Pete Siers
Saturday August 15 @ 8:00PM – Jim Dapogny and the Easy Street Jazz Band- Saturday August 15 @ 8:00PM – Jim Dapogny and the Easy Street Jazz Band- Paul Keller, bass; Rod McDonald, guitar & banjo; Pete Siers, drums; Mike Jones, clarinet; Terry Kimura, trombone; Paul Klinger on cornet & soprano sax For more details and to "Like" BICAA on Facebook: www.facebook.com/beaverislandculturalartsassociation... See MoreSee Less