Our Favorite Things: A Holiday Party with 5HE
Location3111 North Western Ave
Let Fifth House Ensemble be your favorite thing this holiday season! Join us for an evening of holiday cheer as drinks, Christmas cookies, and a few of 5HE’s best loved pieces warm the winter air.
Some of our favorites include:
Wind Quintet No. 2, Mvt. I In Heaven — Miguel Del Aguila
Adagietto — Gustav Mahler, arr. Cliff Colnot
Piano Quintet Op. 57, Mvt. 6 Andantino — Dmitri Shostakovich
Quartet No. 2, Mvt. 2 Mara’s Toys — Marc Mellits
Cinq Pieces en Trio — Jacques Ibert
But we won’t be the only ones performing! Anyone making a tax-deductible donation of $100 or more (student rate of $50 or more) to Fifth House is invited to share the stage with us to sing or play along with one of your favorite pieces. Join us for your choice of a chamber music piece, classical tune, or holiday song! Click here to sign up today.
Music won’t be the only holiday delight this evening! All proceeds from the concert will give the gift of our in-school music programs to a Chicago Public School. We’ll even unwrap more gifts throughout the evening if we reach these goals by December 5th:
$1,000 – audience participation kazoo caroling
$2,000 – esteemed executive director and flutist, Melissa Snoza, will play the concert in an elf costume
Join us for an evening that’s guaranteed to be filled with laughs and merriment as our favorite melodies usher in the holiday season! For information on getting to Constellation and parking, please visit Constellation’s website here.