Grosse Ile Quintet to perform free MLK concert at University Hospital

January 16, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The Grosse Ile Quintet is coming to Michigan Medicine on Thursday.

In celebration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, the Grosse Ile Quintet will present a program in honor of his life and legacy.

With nearly 200 years of combined solo, teaching and orchestral experience, the quintet is comprised of Carole Scott, flute; Nancy Gruits, oboe; Lisa Dills, clarinet; Dianne Newberry, French horn; and Heather Hartwick-Gladden, bassoon.

Since its founding in 2016, the quintet is constantly coming up with new and interactive ways to present their arrangements of music from a variety of genres: traditional folk music, movie themes, classical music and pop.

Check out the quintet at a free concert on Thursday at Michigan Medicine!

What: Gifts of Art free concert

When: Noon – 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 17

Where: University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1.

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