Palmer Woods Association
Saturday April 19, 2014
8:00 pm 
Chinese-Classical Journey in Palmer Woods: Exotic Music, Xiao Dong Wei Trio
Palmer Woods Music in Homes (Woodward & Seven Mile area Detroit, MI)

Contact: 313-891-2514 concertseries@palmerwoods.org

Journey to China & back with the exotic sounds of Xiao Dong Wei, a master of the erhu (Chinese two-stringed, bowed instrument similar to a violin). An internationally-acclaimed 2012 Kresge Artist Fellow, Xiao is joined by Detroit Symphony Orchestra musicians, violist Hang Su (also from China) & cellist Dave LeDoux. Music includes Western & ­Chinese classical selections. Delicious buffet of food (often theme-related), sweets & beverages are always included. Doors open at 7:30 pm; concert beings at 8 pm; there is a reception with delicious food between sets $40 each or $35 for groups of 10 or more at palmerwoods.org or by calling (313) 891-2514. Address of the concert home provided with ticket purchase.
Saturday May 24, 2014
8:00 pm 
Planet D Nonet & Sun Ra's 100th Birthday Concert
Palmer Woods Music in Homes (Woodward & Seven Mile area Detroit, MI)

Contact: 313-891-2514 concertseries@palmerwoods.org

Planet D Nonet is an exciting 9-piece ensemble of horns & full rhythm section. It was founded by Detroit jazz mainstays, drummer R.J. Spangler & trumpeter James O'Donnell, original members of the Sun Messengers. PD9 plays swing music of Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Fletcher Henderson, Count Basie & Benny Carter; the jump tunes of Louis Jordan; as well as more modern & avant garde jazz by the legendary Sun Ra...and more! Delicious buffet included at this garden concert in a spacious tent. Doors open at 7:30 pm; concert beings at 8 pm; there is a reception with delicious food between sets $40 each or $35 for groups of 10 or more at palmerwoods.org or by calling (313) 891-2514. Address of the concert home provided with ticket purchase.