Chicago Sinfonietta: Trademark

Sep 18

7:30 PM

Monday, September 18, 2017

Take a trip to the Caribbean with NIU’s steel drum ensemble. Fall in love with the stunning athleticism of Chicago’s own Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre. Experience two (!) world premiere works. All without leaving (the edge of) your seat. That’s a trademark Chicago Sinfonietta concert experience! Buckle up. Be adventurous.

For more information and to purchase tickets please visit the Chicago Sinfonietta website or call Chicago Sinfonietta Box Office at (312) 284-1552

Program

Montgomery Coincident Dances* ◊
Mozart Rondo alla Turca (Turkish March)
Seeman Fayed to Blue
Lord Kitchener Pan in A-minor
Assad Sin Fronteras* ◊
Smetana I. Vyšehrad (The High Castle) and II. Vltava (The Moldau) from Má vlast (My Homeland)

* World premiere
◊ Part of Chicago Sinfonietta's Project W: Commissions by Women Composers

Performers

Mei-Ann Chen conductor
Faye Seeman harp
Liam Teague steel drum
Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre
NIU Steelband, steel drum ensemble directed by Liam Teague