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April 25, 2017WXYZSean Blackman's 'In Transit Detroit' returns this week
Sean Blackman's 'In Transit Detroit' monthly concert series returns this week with a Jamaican dance party.
The event will be held at the Garden Theater on Woodward Ave. in Detroit this Thursday, April 27 from 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.learn more
March 29, 2017Fox 2Musician Sean Blackman talks Brazil Detroit Fusion show
WJBK) - Detroit's own Sean Blackman is all about delivering music with a global feel.
He joined Fox 2 in studio to talk about his latest show, The Brazil Detroit Fusion.learn more
March 29, 2017MetroTimesShow preview: Sean Blackman's In Transit at the Garden Theater this Thursday
This Thursday at the Garden Theater, the second installment of Sean Blackman’s annual world music “In Transit” concert series will feature the music, dance and food of Brazil. The doors open at 7 p.m., but in place of the usual pre-performance doldrums, attendees will enter a theater transformed into a Brazilian shopping bazaar of paintings, jewelry and other artisan pieces. Brazilian inspired cuisine will be available for purchase while willing concert goers can warm up with free Samba & Capoeira lessons.learn more
February 19, 2017WXYZIn Transit Detroit starting off 2017 with a Latin Dance Party on February 23rd
After a successful first year of shows highlighting Detroit’s best ethnic talent, Sean Blackman’s In Transit Detroit is starting off 2017 with a Latin Dance Party on Thursday, February 23rd.learn more
December 28, 2016MetrotimesThe best music from in and around Detroit in 2016
May 26, Sean Blackman's 'In Transit' @ The Garden Theater
In 2010 Detroit guitarist, Sean Blackman staged In Transit , a multi-cultural blending of international musicians, ethnic dancers, and Detroit jazz masters to a sold out audience at Orchestra Hall. That concert reunited the collaborators featured on Blackman's In Transit (Complex Records, 2009), and established a format that continues today as In Transit Detroit , a monthly concert series at the Garden Theater. Each In Transit Detroit arrives at a different musical destination, and the May 26 edition, A Night in Paris , is my favorite concert of 2016.learn more