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Latitude 49, Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, Amos Gillespie and Taimur Sullivan

  • Chicago Cultural Center - Preston Bradley Hall 78 East Washington Street Chicago, IL 60602 USA (map)

Latitude 49

Shulamit Ran: Birkat Haderekh – Blessing for the Road II (World Premiere)

Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble

Joe Clark: not merely bad or broken (World Premiere)

Amos Gillespie and Taimur Sullivan, saxophones

Amos Gillespie: Lacework (Chicago Premiere)

A triple-bill of Latitude 49, Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble and Amos Gillespie includes the premieres of the poignant Haderekh: Blessing for the Road by Pulitzer Prize winning composer, Shulamit Ran, and Joe Clark’s not merely bad or broken, based on Creole and Mandinka songs, birdsongs, and Mardi Gras calls. Taimur Sullivan joins Gillespie in a performance of Lacework for alto and baritone saxophones. 

Sponsored by the Sanford J. Grossman Charitable Trust

Admission: Free