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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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NEDUDIM. Fifth House Ensemble; Baladino . CEDILLE 90000 164 (58:00 E) Fifth House Ensemble is a Chicago-based new music group known for advocacy of young composers with innovative, audience-engaging ideas, issue-oriented programming, and pioneering explorations of cross-genre music-making. The cross-genre adventuring is most in evidence here, since 5HE (as it abbreviates the name) collaborates in

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