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JULY 16 - The Stars Salute Detroit at 8:30 with Billy Eckstine, Nicholas Bros., Guy Marks, Marilyn Michaels, Gilda Radner, Marlena Shaw, Jimmy Wilkins and the Homecoming Dancers. $25, $5.

Midnight Jams at Orchestra Hall at midnight with Roy Brooks, Virginia Capers & "Raisin" cast, Billy Eckstine, Billy Daniels, Ron English, Barry Harris, Terry Pollard, Ursula Walker, Wayne Wright, Beans Bowles and Marcus Belgrave. $5.00. 

JULY 17 Detroit Lives!- A Jazz Reunion at 8:30 at Masonic with Marcus Belgrave, Jack Brokensha, Kenny Burrell, Ron Carter, Ron English, Major Holly, Oliver Jackson, Ed Locke, Harold McKinney, McKinney Cotton Pickers, Billy Mitchell, Sonny Redd. $8.50,7.50 6 50

JULY 18 - The Power and the Glory at Masonic at 3:30 pm with Vera Embree, Eugene Hancock, Tessie Hill, Lloyd Richards, Schola Cantorium, Don Shirley and James Tatum Trio. $5.00.

Metropolitan Magie (The Detroit Mets) at the Orchestra Hall at 8:30 pm with Shirley Love and George Shirley. $5.00.

Riverboat Rhythms on the Detroit River with McKinney Cotton Pickers at 10:30 am for $6.50; Tom Sanders Dixie Land Band at 1:00 pm for $7.50 and Tribe at 3:00 pm for $7.50.

JULY 19 - What Color is the Blues? at the Scottish Rite Cathedral at 8:30 pm with Bobo Jenkins, Kim Weston- A Tribute to Diñan Washington, Blues Ballet, Joe Williams and the Jimmy Wilkins Oren. $8.50.

Superstar Benefit at Masonic at 8:30- to be announced. $25.00.

JULY 20 - A Touch of Class at Ford Auditorium at 8:30 pm with Yusef Lateef & Quartet, Ruth Mecklar Laredo, James Frazier, Jr., conductor, Michael Toian and Leigh Taylor-Young. Keyboard Harmony at the Scottish Rite Cathedral at 8:30 pm with Dorothy Ashby, Tommy Flanagan, Johnny Griffith, Roland Hanna, Barry Harris, Major Holly, and Harold McKinney. $8.50.

JULY 21 - Star Track at Masonic with the Four Tops, Stu Gilliam, Freda Payne, Della Reese, The Spinners, The Temptations and the Homecoming Dancers. $8.50, 7.50, 6.50.

JULY 22 Superstar Benefit Performance at Masonic - to be announced. JULY 23 West Bloomfield Symphony Concert at Ford Aud. with Felix Resnick, conductor, featuring Dave Van DePitte's composition "Jazz Synthesis". $25.00 per couple; $5.00 per person.

JULY 24 Cadillac's Landing will be re-enacted by the French Festival of Detroit with some sixty participaras posing as fur trappers, Frenen Marines, Indians and priests, it all starts about 10:15 am.