They’re committed to showcasing local acts and encourage promoters and artists to bring their “inventive occasions” to MOTR. They additionally function a movie night time and a writer’s evening every week. The featured visitor is Megan Dooley, a well known, versatile singer from Kalamazoo who will carry out classics like “All of Me,” Stormy Weather,” Minnie the Moocher” among others. Evans and Dooley joined Cara Lieurance in a reside interview to share their appreciation for this music, and for the collaboration that brings them together. Expect to hear a number of favorite marches, along with traditional songs and dance-band swing tunes on the live performance.
It also contains two main regional ensembles and their styles — the conjunto, an in depth cousin of música norteña [music of Northern Mexico], and the Texas-Mexican model of the orquesta, a multi-styled wind [and brass] ensemble patterned after the American swing band. I’ve typically … Read More