Fonema brings highlights from its summer tour concerts in NYC and Costa Rica to the residents of Oak Park and Chicago, in an intimate concert at Pilgrim Congregational Church. This event features special guest pianist Mabel Kwan, who will join singer Nina Dante in the Chicago premiere of Hans Thomalla's "Three Desert Songs". Works by Berio, Birtwistle, Dehaan, Kurtag, Saariaho, Thomalla and Zúñiga.
The Centro Cultural de España (San José, Costa Rica) presents Fonema Consort.
delete/control/option, Marcos Balter
Solo es real la niebla, Pablo Chin
Tristesse, de Daniel Dehaan
Spirits and Elements, Jonthon Kirk From
what depths of dark pigment, Mauricio Pauly y Sam Salem
No habia sino detalles, casi inmendiatos, Julio Zúñiga
The second installment of the Permutations series features Ensemble Vulpine Lupin with special guest violin/violist Miranda Cuckson, performing in a fundraiser to benefit EVL's upcoming performances and outreach programs in Costa Rica. The program includes works by Birtwistle, Dusapin, Fujikura, Kurtag, Sciarrino, Sigman, Wolff, and Chicago-based composers Balter, Chin, Dehaan and Jay Alan Yim.
Fonema presents its first season finale, Fragments, at Chicago’s historic Chopin Theatre. Featuring short works by Pierre Boulez, Aldo Clementi, David Grant, David Hamel, Toshio Hosokawa, György Kurtág, Arnold Schoenberg, Salvatore Sciarrino, and Anton Webern.
Fonema Consort’s first annual residency concert at Saint Xavier University. Featuring the music of Luciano Berio, Pascal Dusapin, Kaija Saariaho, Salvatore Sciarrino, and Anton Webern. Premieres by student composers Stephen Moran and James Gradzinski.