The Michigan Mandolin Orchestra begins its second season with a joyful concert at the Ludington Center for the Arts Saturday, Nov. 21. Directed by Michigan’s mandoliner, Brian Oberlin, the 16 piece Orchestra features mandolins, mandolas, octave mandolins, mandocellos, guitars and upright bass. Music selections include laureate composers; Tchaikovksy, Rachmaninoff, Vivaldi and Stamitz. As all good mandolin orchestras go, the Italian contingent of the program features a Tarantella by the great Rafale Calace. American composers Peter Ostroushko and Bob Phillips also contribute to the evening’s sound scape.
Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. concert are $10 in advance or $13 at the door and are available at LACA of online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/michigan-mandolin-orchestra-tickets-102907352662