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New Music Chicago Presents: Chicago Composers’ Consortium

Date, location, and tickets

Tuesday, May 19, 2020
at 12:15 PM

Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington
Chicago, IL 60602

Free Event

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Event Information

New Music Chicago Presents is a concert series that exists to showcase music written in the 21st century by living composers. This series is a project of New Music Chicago, and occurs every third Tuesday of the month at 12:15 in the Claudia Cassidy Theater of the Chicago Cultural Center.

The Chicago Composers’ Consortium will present new music for cello, electric guitar and piano by its members. Both acoustic and electroacoustic works will be featured. The performers will be CCC members Elizabeth Start (cello), Timothy Ernest Johnson (electric guitar), and Lawrence Axelrod (piano).


Cello works:
Cello Cycles (2004), Timothy Dwight Edwards  (2004)
Echoes in Life (2015), Elizabeth Start

Piano works:
Until Heard (2019), Kyong Mee Choi
Journey/Dream (2017), Lawrence Axelrod

Electric guitar work:
Line of Sight (2020), Timothy Ernest Johnson