Saturday, June 20, 2015

"Reaper" by Steven Ingle

Chamber Music on the Fox's season finale concert...featuring the Elgin Chamber Players; Sara Chazin - violin, Sergey Gutorov - clarinet, Lewis Kirk - bassoon, Leslie Scarpino - trumpet, Mark Fry - bass trombone, Owen Levine - bass, Matthew Coley - percussion, Steve Ingle - composer and conductor

Thursday, June 18, 2015

The Royal Ballet - Don Quixote

Music performed live by Chicago Sinfonietta with a score by Ludwig Minkus.
The Auditorium Theatre closes our 125th Anniversary Dance Season by bringing The Royal Ballet back to Chicago after a 37-year absence. Led by Director Kevin O’Hare, the company will present Carlos Acosta‘s production of Don Quixote, which The Guardian says “rediscover(s) the ballet’s fun” and DanceLondon says “Acosta has done a fine job in giving The Royal Ballet’s (Don Quixotea completely new lease on life.” The company makes their Auditorium debut during a three-city tour of the U.S. that includes The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Monday, June 01, 2015

Chicago Sinfonietta | United We Stand

united_concertpageOur final performance of the season unites us through our shared experiences as Americans. Vietnam Veteran James “Kimo” Williams offers a unique musical and multimedia tribute to our service members, using veteran photographs submitted by patrons and musicians to accompany this moving performance.
Experience our country’s legacy through the eyes of two others—Ives, offers an unexpected version of America, followed by Dvořák’s New World Symphony, embodying the American spirit through the eyes of an immigrant. Please join us to celebrate our nation and our dedicated service men and women, as we close this incredible season.

Ives  Variations on “America”Williams Symphony for the Sons of Nam, Chapter 2Williams A Veteran’s Lament*Dvořák  Symphony No. 9 in E minor, “From the New World”
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
*World Premiere of orchestral arrangement.
The June 8th Symphony Center performance will be video recorded and air on WYCC PBS Chicago.
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Saturday, June 6, 2015
8:00 pm
Wentz Concert Hall
171 E. Chicago Ave
Naperville, IL 60540
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Monday, June 8, 2015
7:30 pm
Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60604
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