Continuing the Tradition: The American Wind Ensemble

  • Chicago High School for the Arts 2714 West Augusta Boulevard Chicago, IL, 60622 United States

In our largest and most ambitious concert event to date, Chicago Symphonic Winds closes the season featuring works of living, female, American composers who all actively compose for the wind medium. Works on the program will include Dragon Rhyme by Chen Yi,  Magenticfireflies by Augusta Read Thomas, Fascinating Ribbons by Joan Tower, and the world premier of Appetite Concerto for Amplified Harp and Wind Band by Heidi Joosten. Please join us for a full evening of events:

7:00pm - Panel Discussion: "The Intersectionality of Living Music"

8:00pm - Performance

General Admission Tickets: $20*
Student Tickets: $10*

Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.

*Tickets can also be obtained as a perk through composer Heidi Joosten's IndieGoGo campaign.