eighth blackbird, Pacifica Quartet, and conductor Cliff Colnot (photo by Jason Smith)
52nd SEASON | 2016-2017
Under artistic director Marta Ptaszyńska, the contemporary music collective presents an instrumental theater concert, music of women composers, and the US premiere of a work for 100 percussionists.
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Friday, 7:30 pm
Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
Julian Anderson The Colour of Pomegranates
Peter Maxwell Davies: Eight Songs for a Mad King
Mauricio Kagel: Sur scène
John Cage: Living Room Music
6:30 PM pre-concert lecture with Seth Brodsky
Mauricio Kagel was at the forefront of developing the theatrical side of music performance from the late 1950s. Talea Ensemble performs this concert that showcases instrumental theater works by Kagel and others.
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Single tickets available on August 22.