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05.08.2016
CACOPHONY Magazine’s photo essay of Fonema Consort’s “Pictures of an Exhibition”

06.07.2015
Composer Francisco Castillo Trigueros awarded an Edes Prize, to composer a new chamber opera to be premiered by Fonema Consort in 2016. Read about the fascinating concept for this work here, and/or dig into the Fonema Blog archives here for an interview with Trigueros on his chamber work Absimo azul, floreciente and inspirational factors to his style and work, and start the video below at 21:30 for a clip of Fonema performing this work.

Coming Up

Comfort Station presents Fonema Consort
Every Thursday in July at 7:30pm
2579 N Milwaukee, Chicago
July 7 — Dalia Chin, flute
with Pablo Chin
THREE BURIALS

Chin:Chin

About Us

consort : a group of instrumentalists and singers performing together
fonema : (Spanish, phoneme) the smallest unit of speech, which distinguishes words according to their sonic quality

These concepts define the essence of Fonema Consort as we live out our fascination with new vocal possibilities in music, explore the expressive overlap between voices and instruments, and close the gap between music-making and drama… Learn more.

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The Album

Fonema Consort’s debut album, called “dazzling” by the Chicago Reader, available through New Focus Records.
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Recent Press

Graham Meyer Reviews “Ancient Rites” : Chicagomusic.org
Pasos en otra calle in Best of Music 2014: Chicago Reader
Fonema Consort in the Festival Internacional de Chihuahua : Revista Parlante
Fonema Consort in the Festival Internacional de Chihuahua : El sol de Mexico
Best New Vocal-Oriented Contemporary Ensemble : Chicago Reader