Berlin, Beethoven and Monk on tap for UMS in 2016-17

The Berlin Philharmonic, the Mark Morris Dance Group, an 80th birthday celebration for composer Steve Reich and a six concert cycle by the Takács Quartet encompassing all of Beethoven's string quartets all all part of the University Musical Society's 138th season in Ann Arbor. Announced today, the 2016-17 season by UMS, the arts presenting arm of the University of Michigan, includes 62 performances ranging from classical music and jazz to theater, dance and world music.