The Michigan Philharmonic is now in its 70th Anniversary Season-- the 17th under the leadership of Music Director and Conductor, Nan Wash...
The Michigan Philharmonic is now in its 70th Anniversary Season-- the 17th under the leadership of Music Director and Conductor, Nan Washburn. For 65 years, the orchestra was known as the Plymouth Symphony and also, for its smaller presentations, Orchestra Canton. Now as the Michigan Philharmonic, the orchestra continue offering exciting new opportunities to provide culturally enriching and educational programming in Plymouth, Canton and surrounding communities. The orchestra play a full season of concerts from October - May with several special concerts and programs throughout the year. A unique feature of the Michigan Philharmonic is the adventuresome programming which has garnered the orchestra 6 ASCAP awards. By highlighting new music at each concert, the audiences have the opportunity to meet composers and gain an appreciation of the wonderful, new repertoire in the classical music genre. The orchestra has also received 2nd and 3rd place honors from The American Prize.