Graham Meyer Reviews “Ancient Rites” : Chicagomusic.org
Fonema Soloists Series #3: Samuel Rowe with Shawn Lucas, guitars
Moving through the soundworlds created by Pisaro and Lachenmann’s music– variously austere and dense, delicate and violent– the guitar emerges as something other than the lyrical… Read more.
consort : a group of instrumentalists and singers performing together
These concepts define the essence of Fonema Consort, as we endeavor to bring to light and expand the repertoire of 20th and 21st century works for voice(s) and instruments; and live out our fascination with the exploration of vocal possibilities in music. The complex nature of this repertoire encompasses a vast intersection of disciplines including music, drama, and literature; and requires the ensemble to explore a wide range of performance practices…Learn more.