This new theatrical adaptation of David Lang’s Pulitzer-winning choral piece is a lot to take in, but it’s worth it.
Composer David Lang and director Dado turns Hans Christian Andersen’s tragic fairy tale into a performance installation.
Spektral Quartet crowdfunds modern-classical ringtones, Dean Ween sits in with a local Ween tribute band, and more.
International Contemporary Ensemble gives the world premiere of David Lang’s new The Whisper Opera this week.
Netherfriends cuts a bedroom-pop record (almost) live at Schubas, and more
Netherfriends cuts a bedroom-pop record (almost) live at Schubas, art-rockers Ono release their first album in 26 years, and So Percussion founder Doug Perkins moves to Chicago
Notes from the ICE benefit on April 1, at Longman & Eagle.
Eighth Blackbird celebrates musical minimalism and maximalism this weekend at the MCA.
Cartoonist Ben Katchor tries his hand at opera.
Cartoonish Ben Katchor tries his hand at opera.
The Chicago Cultural Center can’t be overlooked, especially with an upcoming peformance featuring Matmos and So Percussion