March 22, 2015
The Chicago Ensemble continues its 38th season at International House with a program for clarinet, violin, cello, and piano. Paul Hindemith’s 1938 Quartet as well as Vincent d’Indy’s Trio in B major will be performed. Marc Satterwhite’s "Memento Mori 3: Ribbons on the Memory Wall," a winning composition selected from approximately 350 submissions to The Chicago Ensemble’s “Discover America” competition for new chamber works will also be played.
Outstanding musicians from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Lyric Opera Orchestra, Chicago Sinfonietta and other distinguished area organizations come together in The Chicago Ensemble under the leadership of Gerald Rizzer, Artistic Director and pianist. Through the “Discover America” competition, The Chicago Ensemble introduces Chicago audiences to innovative works by contemporary composers.
Tickets are $25 single admission, $10 for students, and free for I-House residents. Arrive early to enjoy a reception with the musicians at 2:30pm.
Sponsored by the International House Global Voices Performing Arts Series and The Chicago Ensemble.