Schedule

2024

March

Saturday, March 9
7:00pm
Website

Laz & Jennifer at Cafe 704

704 Airport Blvd., Ann Arbor, MI

Sponsored by the Interfaith Center, Laz & Jennifer present a program of original and traditional songs and poetry performed on a wide variety of instruments — guitar, fiddle, folk flutes, the Diddley Bow and the bowed psaltery. Special guests San and Emily will join Laz and Jennifer for part of the evening.

This show will also be available live on Zoom. Please see the website for more information.

Thursday, March 21
7:00pm
(734)-475-8119

Poetry Reading at Chelsea First United Methodist church

128 Park St, Chelsea, MI

Jennifer Burd (Laz's partner) and fellow poet Doug Smith give a free poetry reading about the plight of the marginalized in our community. Their poems explore issues such as unemployment, lack of housing, disability, incarceration, mental health issues, and language barriers. Copies of Burd’s and Smith’s books will be for sale, and a portion of proceeds will be donated to local nonprofits that serve those in need. Laz will accompany the poets with acoustic instrumentals.

April

Tuesday, April 9
6:30pm
734-475-8732

Laz & Jennifer at the Chelsea District Library

221 South Main Street, Chelsea, MI

In honor of National Poetry Month, Laz & Jennifer present “Singing Off the Page,” a program of classic poems Laz has set to music. Poets include the ancient Sufi mystics Rumi and Hafiz, as well as Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, and contemporary poets Naomi Shihab Nye and Dan Gerber.

Thursday, April 11
6:30pm
734-327-4200

Laz & Jennifer at the Downtown Branch of the Ann Arbor District Library

343 South Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI

Sponsored by the Ann Arbor District Library, in honor of National Poetry Month, Laz & Jennifer present “Singing Off the Page,” a program of classic poems Laz has set to music. Poets include the ancient Sufi mystics Rumi and Hafiz, as well as Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, and contemporary poets Naomi Shihab Nye and Dan Gerber. Special guests San and Emily will join Laz and Jennifer for part of the evening.

Saturday, April 13
10:00am
313-576-5111
Info & tickets

GEMILY at the Cube at the Max M. Fisher Music Center

3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI

A GEMILY Family Concert in the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s Tiny Tots Concert Series. This is our eight time being back in this series, and it’s always a great time in a beautiful hall. To add even more fun to the mix, we’ll be joined by our drummer, Mike Morrison.

Sunday, April 28
1:00pm
734-763-TKTS
TheArk.org

GEMILY at The Ark Coffeehouse

316 S. Main St. Ann Arbor

Our annual Spring Celebration concert! Join us to sing in, and dance in, the return of the beloved season!

May

Thursday, May 16
1:30pm
810-635-3900

GEMILY at Swartz Creek-Perkins Library

8095 Civic Dr, Swartz Creek, MI

We'll be playing our “From Broadway, with Love” show featuring well-loved songs from musicals such as Oklahoma, The Fantasticks, The Music Man, The Sound of Music, Fiddler on the Roof, and Oliver.

June

Tuesday, June 11
3:30pm
810-317-9929
Location info

Genesee District Library — Baker Park Branch

3410 S. Grand Traverse St., Burton, MI

A free Gemini Concert for adults — "Those Were the Days" — classic folk songs of the 1960's by Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Simon & Garfunkel, and others. Come sing along!

Friday, June 14
11:00am
734.426.4477
dexter.lib.mi.us

GEMILY at the Dexter District Library

3255 Alpine, Dexter, MI

A free Family Concert, this will be the Kickoff Event for the library's Summer Reading Program.

July

Tuesday, July 16
11:30am
810-225-9251

GEMILY at the Amphitheater

202 W. Main St., Brighton, MI

A free outdoor Family Concert sponsored by the Brighton Arts and Cultural Commission. We will be joined at this great community gathering place by Emily and our “Good Mischief Band” — Eric Fithian on bass, and Mike Morrison on drums.

Wednesday, July 24
10:30am
517-367-6327

GEMILY at the Leslie Branch

201 Pennsylvania St, Leslie, MI

A free Family Concert sponsored by the Capital Area District Libraries.

Thursday, July 25
12:30pm
989-894-2837

Gemini at the Wirt Branch

500 Center Ave., Bay City, MI

A free outdoor Family Concert sponsored by the Bay County Library System.

Tuesday, July 30
6:30pm
734-466-2900
LivoniaParks.org

GEMILY at the East side of Kirksey Recreation Center

15100 Hubbard St., Livonia, MI

A free outdoor Gemini Family Concert sponsored by the Livonia Parks and Rec. Department. We'll be joined by Emily and our “Good Mischief Band” — Mike Morrison on drums, and Eric Fithian on bass.

August

Wednesday, August 7
12 noon
734-416-4278

Wilcox Wednesday Music in the Park

Kellogg Park, Plymouth, MI

A free, outdoor GEMILY Family Concert. We'll be joined by our "Good Mischief Band" — Mike Morrison on drums, and Eric Fithian on bass.

Friday-Sunday, August 23-25
TBA
HollerFest.com

Holler Fest!

Frog Holler Farm, 11811 Beech Rd. Brooklyn, MI

This is one of our favorites — a delightful festival put on by the Kings, a beloved local farm family. We'll be playing in several configurations and giving bones workshops on Saturday and Sunday. Throughout the three-day festival, besides great music by local favorites, there will also be meals from locally-grown organic food, kids activities, yoga, hikes, and workshops.

September

Thursday, September 19
6:30pm
734-429-1626

Gemini at Brecon Village

200 Brecon Drive, Saline, MI

We'll be returning to play in “September Sounds,” a free outdoor concert series sponsored by the EHM Foundation.