Programs

The Carr Center is dedicated to inspiring and educating the next generation of artists. The opportunities to learn, perform and perfect skills and style are unmatched by what The Carr Center offers. We have programs for elementary through high school students, including our Summer Arts Academy, master classes, "Day in the Carr" experiences tailored to a variety of artistic disciplines, as well as multidisciplinary programs. Carr Center educational partners include Jazz at Lincoln Center, University of Michigan, Michigan State University and Wayne State University.

Carr Center Arts Academy

Carr Center Arts Academy

The Summer Arts Academy is designed to provide students with an immersive and rigorous educational experience, fostering and nurturing the skills students develop throughout the program. This summer’s Academy is an expansion of our successful Summer Arts Camps that have been offered for more than a decade. Programs include: Young Artists in Training, Jazz Academy, Dance Acade

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Carr Center Artists Hub

Carr Center Artists Hub

Detroit has a wealth of arts and cultural institutions and venues.  However, the Carr Center fills an important void.  The Carr Center provides visual artists, musicians, community theater companies, and literary societies an appropriate venue at little or no cost where they could regularly practice their crafts and present their work.  With the Carr Center, Artist now

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Carr Center Presents

Carr Center Presents

We’re celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Carr Center with the most exciting series in our history.  It’s the Carr Center Splash Series. Seven new venues across the Metro Detroit area. A star-studded line-up of resident artists and performers, including Esperanza Spalding and Ravi Coltrane. We’re introducing Co-Artistic directors Dee Dee Bridgewater and Terri Lyne

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The Gathering Jazz Orchestra

The Gathering Jazz Orchestra

“Music has always been a place where mentorship was a big aspect of how the next generations are developed.”  Geri Allen With that idea in mind as Artistic Director, Geri proposed the Carr Center continue the process of professional development in the form of a big band/jazz orchestra, a group that combines seasoned professionals with emerging motivated young talent.

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Private Music Lessons

Private Music Lessons

The Carr Center is proud to offer private music lessons to local students who are aspiring young musicians. There is no better example of the Carr Center’s mission to inspire, entertain, challenge and educate, than in our new one-on-one student lessons. We know private instruction is important not only for supporting the development of technical skills, but also supporting

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The CARR Center
4750 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48201
(313) 965-8430

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