Festival at a Glance
The full festival lineup for 2016
The 2016 Michigan Festival of Sacred Music is Oct. 29-Nov. 2 at various venues across Kalamazoo.
Desert Dreams–Earth Spirit Duo — Master of the Native American flute, Gary Stroutsos, and percussionist Carolyn Koebel. 11 a.m. Oct. 29, Kalamazoo Nature Center. Free.
Friends of the Gamelan — Traditional Javanese music. 2 p.m. Oct. 29, at the Kalamazoo Public Library. Free.
The Rose Ensemble —The Multiple award-winning Rose Ensemble, 2 p.m. Oct. 30, Dalton Center, Western Michigan University. $25/$20 senior /$5 student
Nefesh Mountain Jewish Americana that blends Jewish and Bluegrass traditions 7 p.m. in concert with full band, Oct. 30, Congregation of Moses, $15/$5 student
Jonathan Ryan — Multi-prize winning organist, 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Come-in-costume, short family program of organ music. Free. Preceded by Trunk or Treat event in the parking lot of First Congregational Church from 5-6 p.m.
Jonathan Ryan–Multi-prize winning organist, Organ concert, 8 p.m. Oct. 31, First Baptist Church. $15/$5 student
DIO — Syrian musicians: voice, oud and percussion, Heritage Hall, Western Michigan University, 7 p.m. Nov. 1. $15/$5 student
Sound & Spirit of Southwest Michigan — Artists present music from diverse faiths and genres. First Baptist, 7 p.m. Nov. 2. Free.