Graham Meyer Reviews “Ancient Rites” : Chicagomusic.org
Merging Voices: Fonema + Voix de Stras’
The last stage of a collaboration between Chicago-based Fonema Consort and French vocal ensemble Voix de Stras’ (directed by Catherine Bolzinger) features works by living composers based in both cities… 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.