The Ann Arbor Society for Musical Arts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that hosts six concerts and sponsors two youth competitions every year.
2017-18 Concert Season — Wednesday Morning Musicales
Since 1964 SMA has sponsored the Wednesday Morning Musicales together with the Ann Arbor City Club. We are thrilled to announce our 2017–18 season, and we hope you can join us!
Arbor Opera Theater
Members of this polished local opera company, directed by AOT Artistic Director Shawn McDonald, perform semi-staged Cabaret selections.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
San, Emily & Jacob
Eclectic, genre-bending, genre-blending acoustic trio who both sing and play a variety of musical styles.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Luke Randall, baritone vocalist
2017 SMA Young Artist Competition Winner
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Rosalie Edwards Youth Music Competition Winners
Open to all middle- and high-school students ages 13–18 in Washtenaw County, participants are professionally judged, and winners receive cash, publicity, and this performance opportunity.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Deborah Pae, cello
International soloist and recording artist; Professor of Cello, EMU
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Ralph Votapek, piano
Legendary pianist, worldwide soloist; Professor Emeritus of Piano, MSU
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
|Season Tickets (6 concerts)
Click here to download order form, or purchase online
|Student Ticket with ID||$5|
|Group Rates (5 or more) each
To make arrangements call Penny Fischer, 734-930-0353
|Meet-the-Artist Luncheon (follows concert)
To make reservations call the City Club, 734-662-3279
All concerts start at 10:30 a.m. Tickets can be purchased in advance here, or at the door starting at 10:00.
The Ann Arbor City Club is located at 1830 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104. Click here for a map.
Join the “88 Key Club”
We are raising money toward a brand-new Yamaha grand piano to be housed and available for use at the Ann Arbor City Club. This piano has been tested and gets an “excellent” rating from William Bolcom and members of the UM piano faculty. It is being funded by the SMA and individual donations. Please consider joining the “88 Key Club” by making a tax-deductible donation toward the purchase of this beautiful instrument. There are 88 keys at $265 each.
Click on the Add to Cart button to join the Key Club. Your donation is fully tax deductible and you will receive an IRS receipt.