Posted by By Lawrence A. Johnson of Chicago Classical Review The Heare Ensemble performed George Crumb’s “Vox Balanae” Thursday night at the Impromptu Festival. Photo: L. Johnson Impromptu Fest 2019, presented by New Music Chicago, opened Thursday night in the unlikeliest of venues. Guarneri Hall is situated on the third floor of a chilly corporate

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Below is an article that appeared on Chamber Music America. This article was written by Nicole Loeffler-Gladstone.  To read the full piece, visit this link.   It may seem like there’s little common ground among the testimonies of incarcerated men, a musical score composed for a video game, original blues tunes written by women experiencing homelessness… and

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Wiggin Street Students Work on Musical Skills Fifth House Ensemble member Parker Nelson greets the crowd of third through fifth grade students at Wiggin Street Elementary School Thursday. The workshop taught students the correlation between poetry and music. by ALLISON GLASS News Staff Reporter GAMBIER — Wiggin Street Elementary School played host to the Chicago-

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