Palmer Woods Music in Homes Concert & Soirée 2011 with Miche Braden
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 7:00 PM - Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:00 AM (EST)
Holiday Concert & Soirée with
Miche Braden, Sat. Dec. 17, 7pm
Elegant Party with Great Music, Architecture & Feast
Enjoy an evening of festivities, feasting, wine, and music in one of Palmer Woods’ most majestic mansions, the Van Dusen Estate. Ms. Braden is an extraordinary Diva who’s portrayed Billie Holiday, Ma Rainey, Valaida Snow and other legends. She stars as blues giant Bessie Smith in New York’s Off-Broadway sensation “The Devil’s Music.”
“A big voice full of blues, bawdy and unapologetic… she knows when to let it soar and when to keep it at an insinuatingly low simmer.” —New York Times
A true blues & jazz powerhouse, Braden grew up in Detroit and brings it on home with her virtuosic cohorts pianist Gerard Gibbs, bassist Jeff Pedraz and guitarist A. Spencer Barefield.
7 pm: Hors d'oeuvres, and wine tasting by Western Market
8 pm: Concert with Miche & Trio
9 pm: Reception with dinner
10 pm: Second set of concert
11 pm: Desserts, wine and party
More details & parking info will be mailed with tickets, emailed
Palmer Woods invites you to enjoy our homes,
architecture & Detroit’s music
Detroit’s historic Palmer Woods will enchant you with fantastic music and stunning architectural treasures. Tickets will be mailed to you with the address of the concert. Late orders will receive an email or phone call confirmation with the address. For questions call 313-891-2514.
Enjoy eight concerts (the Holiday Concert-Soirée with Miche Braden and seven concerts in 2012) in magnificent mansions and cool homes in historic Palmer Woods. We feature the music of Metro-Detroit’s finest jazz, classical and world music artists — musicians with international acclaim. Each concert includes a reception to meet the artists during intermission with a delicious array of culinary treats, sweets and beverages.
Series Tickets for the 2012 concerts are available through Jan 28
You can still purchase individual tickets at $35 each to all 2012 concerts. Go to: palmerwoodsmusicinhomes2012.eventbrite.com
If you buy 10 tickets or more for a single concert in one order, the tickets are $30 each. Use the discount code Group.
When & Where
Palmer Woods Association and Creative Arts Collective
The Palmer Woods Association is the neighborhood association for the Palmer Woods historic neighborhood in Detroit. It is a 501 (C)(4) nonprofit organization. It has been presenting historic holiday home tours in Palmer Woods since 1990, and started a Summer Garden Tour in 2014. PWA has partnered with the Creative Arts Collective since 2007 to present Palmer Woods Music in Homes. Funds raised from these events help to improve, beautify, and strengthen the neighborhood. A portion of the proceeds is donated to Detroit-area charities that provide important services to improve the quality of life in Detroit and help the lives of those in need. Creative Arts Collective (CAC) has been presenting jazz and creative music in Detroit and throughout the world since 1978. It is a nonprofit arts organizatino dedicated to the presentation, preservation and creation of jazz, creative music and artistic expression.