Ian Finkelstein’s Duality/Detroit Celebrates Black History Month at MotorCity Wine

WDET’s Sam Beaubien sat down with keyboardist Ian Finkelstein to discuss Duality/Detroit and the month long Black History Month celebration at MotorCity Wine. The group will dedicate each performance to a genre of music that was pioneered by African American artists. Duality/Detroit is a free weekly event held on Wednesdays starting at 9pm at MotorCity Wine (1949 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48216)

Here is a list of the performances:

Week 1 (February 6th) R&B, Soul, and Pop 

Week 2 (February 13th) Electronic Music, House, and Techno

Week 3 (February 20th) Jazz

Week 4 (February 27th) Hip-hop and Beat Culture 

Ian Finkelstein


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Sam Beaubien

Creative Producer

Sam Beaubien is a musician, composer, producer, and educator in Detroit. He is also the founder and leader of the acclaimed ensemble, Will Sessions.


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