Baroque on Beaver 2009

(Samples of the 2008 Baroque on Beaver May be Viewed below)

A marvelous event will take place on Beaver Island beginning July 30, 2009. A festival of classic music will begin on July 30, 2009, and it will continue through August 2, 2009. The program of events is:

Date Time Location Event Description
July 30 7:30 p.m. Gillingham Auditorium at CMU "Chamber Music Concert" featuring instrumental small group and vocal performances, including a solo by Beaver Island's Martha Guth
July 31 7:30 p.m. Beaver Island Community Center "Bach Bookends" featuring works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Mendelssohn, and Bach
August 1 7:30 p.m. Holy Cross Parish Hall "Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, and Something Orange" featuring "Brandenburg Concerto #3, works by Earl Kim and Lee Holby, Purcell's "Ode to St. Cecelia" with the Baroque on Beaver Orchestra and performances by Martha Guth and friends
August 2 2:00 p.m. Holy Cross Parish Hall "Blessings on Our Fair Isle" featuring the Baroque on Beaver Festival Chorus and orchestra perfoming works by Respighi, Bach, Haydn; solo performances by Len Allman, trumpet and Martha Guth; closing with John Rutter's "Gaelic Blessing"

Baroque on Beaver is the major event sponsored by the Beaver Island Cultural Arts Association. Additional information is available at:

Samples of Wednesday Night 2008 Performance, Quicktime Streaming Video Links

Samples of Saturday 2008 Concert, Quicktime Streaming Video Links

Samples of Sunday 2008 Concert, Quicktime Straming Video Links