Record Crowds Raise Hopes for Music Series

MIDLAND – A week after voicing doubts over the future of the Summer Serenade series, Brookside Music Association founder and artistic director John French is singing a different tune. The record crowds that flocked to the last two concerts of the season have a lot to do with his improved outlook.

Anton Kuerti and John French

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Attendance Woes Plague Music Series

MIDLAND – Despite a positive reception last year, Brookside Music Association’s Summer Serenade series is at risk of being cancelled due to lack of attendance.
Founder and artistic director John French told The Mirror attendance at concerts this year has been “very disappointing.”
“I am hoping it’s going to pick up,” he said…

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Midland Cultural Centre Hosts Leading Ensemble

The Zodiac Trio, a violin, clarinet and piano ensemble, take the stage at the Midland Cultural Centre (MCC) Friday night at 8:00 p.m. Originally formed in New York at the Manhattan School of Music, the trio has an extensive performance schedule that has taken them to China where they performed in Beijing and Ningoa.

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