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Present Music: Ablaze

March 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CST

In partnership with the Milwaukee Art Museum and Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Present Music will premiere a new work commissioned by Daniel Kidane as part of a program that explores themes of identity. Kidane, whose music draws on his Eritrean and Russian heritage as well as his eclectic London upbringing, will be joined by No-No Boy, a multimedia project by Vietnamese-American artist Julian Saporiti who blends folk storytelling and archival imagery to tell the hidden history of Japanese internment camps in WWII America.

Sponsors: Shepherd Express, New Music USA


The Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) is offering all concert attendees an admission pass on March 10 to view their photography exhibit by Vietnamese American artist An-My Lê and tour the museum galleries at large. The museum opens at 10:00 a.m. CT.

A Pre-Concert Artist Talk on culture & identity with featured artists Daniel Kidane and No-No Boy will commence at 6:30 p.m. in MAM’s Lubar Auditorium. This talk is free to all concert attendees. Seating will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.


Important Safety Information: All audience members 12 and up wanting to attend concerts in-person must bring a mask to wear during the event and provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or proof of negative test result within 72-hours of performance. More information can be found here.

All guests who purchase an in-person event ticket will also receive a complimentary link to livestream the event via email, should they (after purchasing) feel more comfortable with the virtual option or have health concerns preventing them from attending.

Thursday, March 10, 2022
Museum Opens – 10:00 a.m. CT
Pre-Show Artist Talk – 6:30 p.m. CT
Concert – 7:30 p.m. CT

Performance Location:
Milwaukee Art Museum

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Ticket Pricing – In Person:
General – $38
Patron (Best Seat in House) – $68
Student/Youth – $23

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Ticket Pricing – Livestream:
Single – $18
Household – $28
Students/Youth – $13
*All livestream links are sent to the e-mail you purchased your tickets from, typically two hour prior to the performance start time.

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March 10
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CST
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