Chicago string quartet D-Composed takes chamber music outside the institutions that have long excluded Black musicians and audiences.
The Fifth House Ensemble continues its collaboration with graphic novelist Ezra Claytan Daniels with the second act of the Black Violet series, The Great Exodus of the Tamed, presented Monday at the Cultural Center and Thursday at SPACE in Evanston.
Musicians may need engagements at big venues to bolster their careers, but it seems to me that most of them get more pleasure from playing intimate spaces. The same goes […]
The Ravinia Festival relies on heavy hitters like Itzhak Perlman and Yo-Yo Ma to pack its pavilion, but it also has a farm system of sorts: the “Rising Stars” chamber […]