2022-2023 Season

c3's_2023season

CONCERT I
C3/DUO DIORAMA AT PIANOFEST

With Special Guest GEORGE FLYNN, composer/pianist
November 11, 2022
Ganz Hall, 430 S. Michigan Ave., 7th Floor

Chicago Composers’ Consortium launches its 2022-23 season with a concert featuring Chicago’s stellar DUO DIORAMA (MingHuan Xu, violin, and Winston Choi, piano) with special guest composer GEORGE FLYNN. The concert, which is part of PianoFest, a weeklong celebration at Chicago Conservatory of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, features World Premieres by George Flynn, Kyong Mee Choi, Kathleen Ginther and Timothy Ernest Johnson.

PROGRAM:

MINGHUAN XU, violin
WINSTON CHOI, piano
LEILA BOWIE, soprano
NICK PHONTINOS, cello

Kyong Mee Choi                *YOU, MY TEMPLE (2022)
George Flynn                    MEDITATIVE FANTASY (2020)
Timothy Ernest Johnson      *EDGEWATER ´ECOISSAISE (2022)
George Flynn               THREE STATEMENTS FOR SOPRANO AND PIANO (2022)
Kathleen Ginther             *PSALM OF LOVE AND SORROW  (2022)
George Flynn                   *PIANO TRIO (2022)
*World Premiere Performance

PLEASE NOTE:
This performance is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, but non-Roosevelt guests MUST REGISTER (by noon the day of the concert) to be added to the University’s guest list.

If RSVPing for a group, please list each person’s name in the comment box so they can be included on the security list.

Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information: www.roosevelt.edu/ccpa or 312-341-2352.

LIVESTREAM INFO:
This performance can also be livestreamed at https://youtu.be/cy8x1S-8ahA

CONCERT II
C3, DUO DIORAMA and DAL NIENTE AT UNITY TEMPLE

November 18, 2022
Unity Temple, Oak Park, IL

Performances of works by Igor Santos, Lou Harrison and George Flynn plus reprising brand new works written for Duo Diorama by Chicago Composers Consortium (C3) members Kyong Mee Choi, Kathleen Ginther and Timothy Ernest Johnson.

PROGRAM:
BEN MELSKY, harp
KYLE FLENS, percussion
MINGHUAN XU, violin
WINSTON CHOI, piano

Timothy Ernest Johnson           EDGEWATER ´ECOISSAISE (2022)
Kyong Mee Choi                 YOU, MY TEMPLE (2022)
Kathleen Ginther              PSALM OF LOVE AND SORROW  (2022)
George Flynn                MEDITATIVE FANTASY
Igor Santos               ANIMA for harp and percussion (2019)
Lou Harrison             VARIED TRIO for violin, piano and percussion (1987)

Tickets range from $20 to $30 based on seating assignment.
UTRF members receive $5 off their tickets, use code MEMBERS at checkout.
Limited student seating is $10.
Please join us after the concert for a post-event reception.

CONCERT III
NEW SOUNDS, NEW INSTRUMENTS: C3 & DREW WHITING

New electroacoustic music featuring Drew Whiting and Amos Gillespie, saxophones
February 18, 2023
Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, Chicago IL

Judith Shatin                     *FOR THE FALLEN for soprano sax and electronics (2016)
Daria Tennikova                    *NEW WORK for solo saxophone (2022)
Timothy Ernest Johnson              *TRES BLANC (2022)
Ed Martin                             *BREAK for baritone sax and fixed media electronics (2016)
Trevor Adams                           *AANA for violin and electronics (2021)
Kyong Mee Choi                           *TOO BRIGHT TO SEE (2022) for saxophone and electronics
Amos Gillespie                             LACEWORK for alto sax, baritone sax and electronics (2016)
PLUS a new work by the winner of the 2023 C3 Composers Competition – TBA

*World Premiere Performance

 

CONCERT IV
Black Oak Ensemble with Special Guest Mary Stolper, flute

May, 2022
date and place to be announced

New music for flute, violin, viola and cello by C3 composers and others.
Watch this space for upcoming details!