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Kathleen Ginther is awarded the Illinois Arts Council Artist Fellowship

Kathleen Ginther was named a 2014 Artist Fellow by the Illinois Arts Council Agency Artist Fellowship Program!


March 20 concert at ISU postponed until 2015

Sadly, our March 20 concert will be canceled due to illness.

It is our hope that the concert can be rescheduled for the Fall of 2014. We will keep you posted.

Julia Miller’s Dissecting Adam • March 21

Dissecting Adam, an improvised opera by Julia Miller


I, Norton by Gino Robair

will be performed at the Music Institute of Chicago Sherman Theater in Evanston at 7:30 pm on March 21, 2014.

Sherman Theater
1202 W. Sherman
Evanston, IL


c3 presents Lawrence Axelrod and Sebastian Huydts, pianos • April 18

Six Studies in Black and White

Friday, April 18, 2014 7:30 PM
Sherwood Conservatory at Columbia College Concert Hall, 1312 S Michigan Ave.
Admission: $10/ $5 students & seniors / free to Columbia College students and faculty


Lawrence Axelrod and Sebastian Huydts, pianos

Colin McPhee  Balinese Ceremonial Music
Martha Horst  Giant Variations (Chicago premiere)
Claude Debussy  En blanc et noir
Emmanuel Chabrier  España
Henri Dutilleux  Figures de Résonances
Dinu Lipatti  Danses Roumaines


Due East at ISU details

Due East at Illinois State University  - canceled/postponed due to illness

Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Free Admission)
Kemp Recital Hall, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

Kyong Mee Choi’s Reform
Timothy Dwight Edwards’s Xcymbalum for flutes, percussion and automated processing
Martha Callison Horst’s Broken Chains
Timothy Ernest Johnson’s Fortune Smiles for flutes, percussion and electronics
Elizabeth Start’s Moving Toward Evening
as well as a piece by Alexander Lunsqui

DUE EAST are Erin Lesser, ?utes; Greg Beyer, percussion


Composers’ Consortium receives the Ditson Award

The Chicago Composers’ Consortium has received the 2013 Ditson Award, providing monetary support for programming.

Metals/Pipes June 26 at Collaboraction

C3 B&W Group shot copy

The composers after an awesome performance on June 26