FLINT SCHOOL FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & FLINT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES
STRINGS ACROSS THE CENTURIES: FROM BAROQUE TO BANDSTAND
Saturday June 4th @ 8:00 PM
This concert is made possible with generous support from Salon Series Genre Underwriters,
Maurice & Linda Binkow.
Kerrytown Concert House is delighted to present a collaboration with the Flint School of Performing Arts and the Flint Symphony Orchestra to bring their outstanding faculty and musicians to the Ann Arbor community for a two performances fusing classic and contemporary chamber works, as well as popular music.
Concerto for Strings, RV110 – Antonio Vivaldi
String Quintet in E Major, Op. 1 – Dame Ethel Smyth
Lion City – Soon Hee Newbold
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
A medley of music by The Supremes
Artists: Zeljko Milicevic, Ching-Wen Tseng, violins; Janine Bradbury, viola; Judith Vander Weg, cello; Gregg Emerson Powell, double bass
COVID-19 Safety Policy for Indoor Concerts
- Moving forward, all patrons and artists who wish to attend or present performances indoors at KCH must provide a valid, complete COVID-19 vaccination card OR proof of a negative COVID-19 test performed within the previous 72 hours prior to entry. Such proof must be presented at concert check-in, may be displayed on a smartphone OR presented as a physical copy, and must also be accompanied by a matching, valid ID for verification.**
- Additionally, according to current CDC recommendations, masks are required for audiences inside the House and can only be removed when seated with a beverage (when available). When performing, artists may wear a mask, or not, at their own discretion.
**Proof of vaccination exceptions will be made for children under 5. These guests must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within the previous 72 hours prior to entry.
Zeljko Milicevic received his Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and Violin Performance from Wayne State University and his Master of Music in Education from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. In 2007, he earned a Certificate in Orchestral Studies from Wayne State University with an emphasis in Conducting and Violin Performance. Milicevic retired from public education in 2015 and has led orchestra programs in Royal Oak Neighborhood Schools, Utica Community Schools, and Farmington Public Schools and most recently in Oxford Community Schools where he served as Director of Orchestras and District String Coordinator, grades Pre-K-12. Since 2005, he has served as Adjunct Professor of String Pedagogy at Oakland University in Rochester, MI. In 1994, he came on board as Senior Conductor of the Symphony Orchestra with Oakland Youth Orchestras. Milicevic joined the Flint Symphony Orchestra in 1987 and was appointed to the position of Associate Concertmaster in 2011. In addition to his membership with the FSO, he is Concertmaster of the Bijou Orchestra in Bay City, MI, and over the years has also performed with many of Michigan’s regional orchestras including the Michigan Opera Theatre, Saginaw-Bay Orchestra and the Midland Symphony Orchestra among others. In 2015, he joined The Troubadours, an educational outreach of the FSO. In addition to performing as a violinist, Milicevic is also a symphony conductor and has held posts with the Lake St. Clair Symphony and Symphony of the Lakes. Presently, he is Music Director and Conductor of the Rochester Symphony Orchestra in Rochester MI.