Community Calendar

Check here for events all over Beaver Island (including the BIC Center). We also have agenda, weekly and monthly views of the calendar as well as and agenda view of events at the BICC.  Looking for WVBI’s program schedule? Check here.

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Jul 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver Opening Night Gala Benefit Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver welcomes the acclaimed Bach + Beethoven Ensemble from Chicago. The period-performance group will offer the everyday side of Baroque life with music from “Calliope, or English Harmony”, a set of drinking songs from the British Isles. Slainte! SPONSOR: E. J. Hodgson Enterprises Gala Tickets are $50 per night or two nights for[...]
Baroque on Beaver Gala Benefit Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver Gala Benefit Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
May Phang, a pianist with “technique to burn” and an “artist absolutely in charge of the narrative” (musicaltoronto.org), returns to perform a solo recital on our newly-acquired Mason & Hamlin grand piano. May Phang appears by arrangement with Great Lakes Performing Artist Associates – greatlakespaa.org SPONSOR: William Hill Estate Winery Tickets are $50 per night[...]
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Tinseltown and Classical Music Movie Night @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Nominated for eleven Academy Awards and winner of eight, including Best Picture, Director and Actor, this lavish story, based upon a Viennese urban legend and hit Broadway play, recounts the downfall of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as orchestrated by his nemesis, the less talented but politically favored Antonin Salieri. Starring Academy Award-winner F. Murray Abraham, Academy[...]
Baroque on Beaver: Just Among Friends @ CMU Biological Station, Gillingham Auditorium
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Just Among Friends @ CMU Biological Station, Gillingham Auditorium | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
An evening of chamber music with the Beaver Island String Quartet, Emerald Isle Woodwind Quintet and Metallurgy Brass Quintet. Works of Bach, Handel and Albinoni. SPONSOR: Charlevoix State Bank
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Lifting Our Voices - The Founders Concert @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
2:00 pm
A vocal recital featuring the Festival Chorus. THIS CONCERT IS MADE POSSIBLE BY DONATIONS IN MEMORY OF MARTIN MAEHR.
Baroque on Beaver: I am the Orchestra! @ Beaver Island Community School
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver: I am the Orchestra! @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
4:00 pm
A family concert with music for all, but designed to be especially interesting to kids. Featuring student guest conductor Sydney Stein, it’s an inside-out look at how the orchestra works. Be ready to join in and perform! Works include Franz Joseph Haydn’s Toy Symphony and George Bizet’s Carmen. SPONSOR:  Fresh Air Aviation
Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver: High and Dry Brass Happy Hour @ Whiskey Point Lighthouse | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:00 pm
The Metallurgy Brass Quintet plays popular favorites from the Great American Songbook, Broadway, and film. Bring your lawn chairs and a growler of your favorite beverage! SPONSOR: New House Productions
Baroque on Beaver: Small Numbers, BIG Ideas @ CMU Biological Station, Gillingham Auditorium
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Small Numbers, BIG Ideas @ CMU Biological Station, Gillingham Auditorium | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
With Robert Nordling, conductor. Featuring J.S. Bach’s Double Violin Concerto with Jamie and Megan Crawford, violins; works of Stravinsky and J.C. Bach. SPONSOR: Beaver Island Boat Company
Aug 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Mozart, Purcell*, Handel @ Holy Cross Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
With Robert Nordling, conductor and special guests The Choral Scholars. Program to include the US Premiere of Marisa Hartanto’s “Rumble to the Past: Purcell Revisited”, Mozart’s “A Musical Joke”, Handel’s “Dixit Dominus” and more. SPONSOR: Fox Charlevoix, a Proud Member of Fox Motors
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Pop-Up Performance - Meet the Artists @ Beaver Island Studio and Gallery
2:00 pm
Featuring the Donegal Bay Winds. Visit the studio and enjoy the music of the Donegal Bay Winds as you peruse the creative works of painters, potters, jewelry makers, sculptors, wood workers, photographers, textile designers and other inventive artists. THIS CONCERT MADE POSSIBLE THANKS TO A GENEROUS DONATION FROM JAMES LUTEYN.
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver: Lights, Camera...Music! Baroque Goes Hollywood @ Beaver Island Community School Gym | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
With the Festival Orchestra and Chorus; Kevin Simons, conductor. An evening of favorites featuring the music of Richard Rodgers, John Williams, Suo Gan, and Ennio Morricone. SPONSOR: SPARTAN NASH / FAMILY FARE CHARLEVOIX
Baroque on Beaver: A World Premiere @ Beaver Island Community School
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Baroque on Beaver: A World Premiere @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
2:00 pm
With the Festival Chorus, Orchestra, May Phang, piano and Robert Nordling, conductor. Our closing concert features the world premiere of the BICAA-commissioned work “Secret Sky: a hundred veils to fall” by composer Mara Gibson, along with Mozart’s Symphony No. 39 and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2. SPONSOR: Mcdonough’s Market / Dalwhinnie Bakery & Deli
Baroque on Beaver @ Classical IPR (WIAA 88.5)
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver @ Classical IPR (WIAA 88.5)
8:00 pm
As most viewers of this calendar know, Baroque on Beaver is held every summer on Beaver Island. The multi-day festival includes many different types of classical music, from Mozart and Beethoven to Gershwin to world premieres by living American composers. This Friday night at 8 p.m., you can hear two very special performances from this[...]
Opening Night Gala Benefit Concert - THE LINCOLN TRIO
4:23 am
Baroque on Beaver opens its 18th Season with the Grammy-nominated Lincoln Trio. Described by Strad Magazine as both “Sensational” and “Bewitching”, Gramophone Magazine salutes them as “Models of vibrancy and control”.  The celebrated trio is made up of Desirée Ruhstrat, violin, David Cunliffe, cello, and Marta Aznavoorian, piano.   www.lincolntrio.com SPONSORS: Barb and Dan Yenglin
Gala Benefit Concert - JEEYOON KIM, piano
4:25 am
‘She is simply a force of nature, one who lives for that special connection with a live audience.’ – Gordon Brown, KFSD San Diego ‘…we would go to a recital by Ms. Kim for something else, something which today gets rarer and rarer:  an experience of shared feeling, of that impersonal intimacy that music can[...]