kalamazoo mandolin and guitar orchestra

The Kalamazoo Mandolin Orchestra performing at the Kalamazoo Public Library downtown in 2008.
The Kalamazoo Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra

The Kalamazoo Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra will play Friday during the Art Hop at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. I talked with the group’s founding members Jackie Zito and Miles Kusik to find out a little bit more about the mandolin and its ties to Kalamazoo.