Listen In, Michigan
About This Show
Michigan Today is published online 10 times/year by University of Michigan News, and emailed to about 300,000 readers around the world.
Michigan Today is one of several alumni publications produced by U-M. Each school and college offers publications for its graduates, and the U-M Alumni Association sends its magazine, Michigan Alumnus, to paid members. Michigan Today fits into this mix as the one publication to address all alumni regardless of their school or association affiliation. We try to speak to the entire alumni community, and to connect our readers across disciplines.
Most Recent Episode
Listen in, Michigan - Ep 15: Jerry Bilik: Strike up the band
"Listen In, Michigan" is an audio storytelling feature brought to you by the online alumni magazine, Michigan Today. From historical features and alumni dispatches to campus news and provocative opinions,"Listen In, Michigan" will entertain and inform, helping to keep you connected to the University of Michigan — today. In this episode we speak with composer/arranger/musician/conductor Jerry Bilik, '55/MMus '61. Jerry is a world-renowned artist who joined the Michigan Marching Band as a U-M freshman in the early '50s. He contributed such beloved standards as "M Fanfare," "Temptation," "Hawaiian War Chant," and "The Block M March" to the U-M musical canon. He's got some great stories, just in time for football season. Read more at michigantoday.umich.edu.