Chicago-based Eighth Blackbird, a four-time Grammy-winning contemporary music sextet, performs with multimedia artist and composer Pamela Z. The performance includes the regional premiere of Pamela Z’s Ways of Looking, a new composition exploring the musicality of speech sounds, commissioned by Eighth Blackbird.
Presented with the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Nina Shekhar: ice ‘n’ SPICE
Viet Cuong: Electric Aroma
Fjola Evans: Eroding
Holly Harrison: Lobster Tales and Turtle Soup
Andy Akiho: Karukeranai
Jonathan Bailey Holland: The Clarity of Cold Air
Pamela Z: Ways of Looking (Chicago Premiere)
Performance will take place in Fullerton Hall. Pamela Z’s appearance is supported in part by a partnership with the Sound Department of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.