2017

UChicago Presents More +
Mandel Hall
3:00 PM Admission: $35 /$5 students Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Roomful of Teeth

Featured Composers: Hearne

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Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601
(312)334-7777
7:00 PM Admission: $27/$15 students Subscribe Share

Illuminating Boulez
Music of: Boulez, Balter

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Ganz Hall at Roosevelt University
Chicago 430 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 341-3500
7:30 PM Admission: $15 / $5 students Subscribe Share

Live Digital Performances VIII/Roosevelt University Electro-acoustic Music Festival

Works by Bradfish, Choi, Edwards, Ginther, Johnson, Start

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915 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-2787
7:30 PM Admission: $35 / $5 students Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Benjamin Hochman, piano
Featured Composers: Bartók, Janáček, Rzewski

Fifth House Ensemble More +
3429 West Diversey Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
United States
(773) 772-3616
8:00 PM Admission: $10 General Admission Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Fifth House Ensemble showcases contemporary piano trios by Stacy Garrop, Dan Visconti, Donald Crockett, and Paul Schoenfield. The ensemble explores each composer’s unique aural landscape, rich with inspirations of film noir, jazz, pop, and folk songs.

Civitas Ensemble More +
111 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 443-3600
2:30 PM Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Música del Sur

Golijov The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind
Piazzolla The Four Seasons for Piano Trio

Contempo More +
915 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-2787
3:00 PM Admission: $25 / $5 student Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Featured Artists: Ensemble Dal Niente, Kontras Quartet, Pawel Checinski, piano

Featured Composers: Bacewicz, Czernowin, Gubaidulina, Mundry, Saariaho

Fifth House Ensemble More +
1335 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
United States
(312) 291-0000
6:00 PM Admission: $20 General Admission / $10 Students Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Fifth House Ensemble showcases contemporary piano trios by Stacy Garrop, Dan Visconti, Donald Crockett, and Paul Schoenfield. The ensemble explores each composer’s unique aural landscape, rich with inspirations of film noir, jazz, pop, and folk songs.

Chicago Composers Consortium More +
65 E. Huron
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 787-7360
7:30 PM Admission: $20 Subscribe Share

CCC and CCO - Chicagoscapes

World premiere works by Axelrod, Bradfish, Choi, Edwards, Horst, Johnson, Schwendinger, Start

Access Contemporary Music More +
3733 North Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613
United States
(773) 871-6604
7:30 PM Admission: $15 online, $20 door, $10 student/senior Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Sound of Silent Film Festival - Newly composed scores performed live to modern silent films around the world.

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220 E Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 280-2660
3:00 PM Admission: $12 / $5 student Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Whisper(s)

Featured Composers: Burtner, Adams, Chang, Feldman, Ptaszyńska, Cage

Featured Artists: Matthew Duvall, percussion, Third Coast Percussion, and 95 guest artists

Augusta Read Thomas More +
Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
5850 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
USA
7:30 PM Admission: Tickets: $35 Preferred, $20 General, FREE for Students with ID. Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

PORTRAIT CONCERT: Presented by Rockefeller Memorial Chapel featuring Spektral Quartet and Third Coast Percussion, including the world premiere of CHI for string quartet.

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915 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-2787
7:30 PM Admission: $35 / $5 students Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Song in the Front Yard – An evening with Imani Winds celebrating Gwendolyn Brooks

Featured Composers: Shorter, Moran, Scott

Contempo More +
915 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-2787
7:30 PM Admission: FREE Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Tomorrow’s Music Today

Featured Composers: Bussad, Mettens, Myers, McManus

Featured Artists: Spektral Quartet and guest artists

DePaul New Music More +
800 W. Belden
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 325-7260
8:00 PM Admission: FREE Subscribe Share

work of Gifford, Westerberg, Oh

Civitas Ensemble More +
38 S. Peo­ria St.
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 786-9428
3:00 PM Admission: $20 Early Bird / $30 Regular / Students FREE Buy Tickets Subscribe Share

Alla Zingarese

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Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601
(312)334-7777
7:00 PM Admission: $27/$15 students Subscribe Share

The final concert of the 2016/17 MusicNOW season is an exploration of the 21st-century concerto. Closing the program
will be a new work by Mead Composer-in-Residence Elizabeth Ogonek. The piece draws on Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber's Mystery Sonatas as source material for a concerto for solo violin and ensemble.