Event Year: 2007

Noteplay

Noteplay is an all-day gala event featuring interactive music games, workshops and performances.  Whether expert or novice, discover the excitement of performance at this daylong family-friendly gala! Each event will last approximately 45 minutes and is planned to give you time to reach your next event. If an event is full a moderator will be… Read more »

Music of Patricia Morehead

Accessible Contemporary Music presents a concert honoring Chicago composer, performer, ensemble leader and all-around new music patroness extraordinaire Patricia Morehead, which will feature two World Premieres. Pieces to be performed include Just Before the Rain (2000) for clarinet, cello and mandolin, Handmaid’s Tale (1998) for two pianos, The Edible Flute (1993), and two World Premieres,… Read more »

Composer Alive: Jane O’Leary

Our second-ever Composer Alive collaboration was with Irish composer Jane O’Leary who wrote a wonderful piece for us called Sunshowers. Jane really took advantage of the opportunity to work with the ensemble while she was writing the piece and sent “sound experiments” along with each installment, some of which made it into the piece and… Read more »