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Chicago Sinfonietta: Limitless Horizon

May 14 @ 8:00 pm

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One event on May 16, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Join us for a thrilling, multi-genre adventure with Arturo Márquez’s Conga del Fuego Nuevo (Congo of the New Fire) complete with local dancers from CLINARD DANCE, followed by Derrick SKYE’s multifaceted To Be A Horizon, and a Chicago Sinfonietta commission by Project Inclusion Composing Fellow Michelle Isaac. The energy of the concert changes with the heart-stirring Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto, co-composed by Chen Gang and He Zhanhao, featuring frequent Chicago Sinfonietta collaborator, violinist Melissa White. The season finale concert closes with Dvorak’s Slavonic Dances – a favorite of our late founder, Maestro Paul Freeman.

PROGRAM

Arturo MÁRQUEZ Conga del Fuego Nuevo (Conga of the New Fire)
Special Guests: Clinard Dance

Michelle ISAAC Moshe’s Dream***
Assistant Conductor Taichi Fukumura

Derrick SKYE To Be A Horizon**
Special Guests: Clinard Dance

INTERMISSION

CHEN Gang / HE Zhanhao Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto
Special Guest: Melissa White, violin

Antonín DVOŘÁK Slavonic Dances, Op. 46 No. 8

** World Premiere, ***Chicago Sinfonietta Commission; World Premiere

 

Please note the location! The May 14th performance is at Wentz Concert Hall; The May 16th performance is at the Symphony Center.

COVID-19 Protocol: Please check their website for the latest in health and safety precautions.

 

Venue

Wentz Concert Hall
171 E Chicago Ave
Naperville, IL 60540 United States
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Details

Date:
May 14
Time:
8:00 pm
Discipline:

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Runtime
Approximately 100 mins with intermission