Rhyta Musik

Michigan's Premier Balkan Brass Band


Rhyta Musik, Michigan’s premier Balkan Brass Band, fuses together cultural traditions with modern sensibilities to create original compositions and unique arrangements of Eastern European folk music. Through action, the band educates communities on the importance of cultural tolerance and joyful union.  The ensemble consists of bass drum (tapan), snare, trumpet, trombone, BARITONE, TUBA, alto sax, tenor sax, and vocals. Rhyta Musik performs often throughout Michigan and spreads its love of culture and diversity at venues including Cliff Bell’s, the Blind Pig, and the Ark, as well as festivals and conferences such as ANN ARBOR SUMMER FESTIVAL, Arts Beats and Eats, Crash Festival, Homegrown Festival, Water Hill Festival, and the International Conference on Diversity in the Arts, SphinxCon.