Winter 2013: Amidst Lush Plantlife

Wednesday . January 9 . 6:30pm

Garfield Park Conservatory - 300 N Central Park Ave, Chicago

Open educational rehearsal: Tuesday, January 8, 9:30am-12:00pm, at Garfield Park Conservatory 

FREE CONCERT. The Chicago Composers Orchestra returns to the stunning Garfield Park Conservatory to create a musical experience amidst lush plantlife; join us and hear Lawrie Bloom perform Chicago composer Lawrence Axelrod’s Pos Metaphonos for bass clarinet and orchestra.  Also learn how Seattle based composer Byron Au Yong draws inspiration from popular gatherings in Occupy Orchestra; and explore new possibilities in sound and space created by Bruce Saylor and Chicago composers Brian Baxter and Chris Fisher-Lochhead.

Program:

Byron Au YongOccupy Orchestra
Brian Baxter - Spring Song
Chris Fisher-LochheadBludgeon Me
Bruce SaylorThe Image Maker
Lawrence Axelrod - Pos Metaphonos
 - Bass Clarinet Concerto featuring J. Lawrie Bloom

SEE A VIDEO FROM LAST YEAR’S PERFOMANCE

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