Live broadcast: Ed Downing Celebration of Life from Interlochen Center for the Arts
Celebrate the life and legacy of Interlochen's sixth president Edward J. Downing live on Classical IPR.
On Sunday, July 9, Interlochen Center for the Arts will celebrate the life and legacy of the institution's sixth president, Edward J. Downing.
Downing served Interlochen in many capacities from 1969 to 2003: Camp and Academy faculty, director of National Music Camp (later Interlochen Arts Camp), vice president for education and president of Interlochen Center for the Arts.
Downing died in February of this year (2023) at the age of 87.
The celebration will take place in Kresge Auditorium Sunday, July 9 starting at 10 a.m. Click here for information about how to attend in person.
Classical IPR will broadcast the service live. Click here for information about how to listen wherever you are.
The service will also be livestreamed by Interlochen Center for the Arts here.
Join Interlochen and IPR to celebrate Downing's numerable contributions to Interlochen and the greater Grand Traverse region.