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  • Wild Night at the Disco

    Guarneri Hall was bustling with energy as guest artists Claire Bourg, Hao Yang, Winston Choi, and Rannveig Marta Sarc joined NEXUS Chamber Music Co-Artistic Directors… Read more

  • NEXUS Chamber Music on WGN9 TV

    NEXUS Chamber Music Co-Artistic Directors Brian Hong and Alex Hersh made an August 24 appearance on Chicago’s WGN9 Midday News with a fun interview and… Read more

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Bernard Rands

Rands at 90 (Part 1)

Time: Friday, March 8, 2024 @ 6:30 pm – Friday, March 8, 2024 @ 8:30 pm

Renowned composer Bernard Rands (b. 1934) will celebrate his 90th birthday with a two-day residency at Guarneri Hall. The event will feature works that deeply influenced Rands, compositions from his own seven-decade career, and pieces written by composers on whom Rands has had a profound influence.

View Rands (Part 1) | View Rands (Part 2)

Guarneri Hall Videos

Ysaÿe’s Obsession Mvt 4

Violinist Clarissa Bevilacqua plays Les Furies, from Ysaye’s Obsession (Sonata #2), featuring the Medieval Dies Irae or “Day of Wrath.” A film by videographer Mike Grittani with Audio…

Ysaÿe’s Obsession Mvt 3

Violinist Clarissa Bevilacqua plays the third movement, Danse des ombres – Sarabande, of Ysaye’s Obsession (Sonata #2). Film by videographer Mike…

Artist Profiles

Borromeo String Quartet

The award-winning Borromeo String Quartet – Nicholas Kitchen and Kristopher Tong, violins, Melissa Reardon, viola, Yeesun Kim, cello – has been called one of the most important ensembles of our time.
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Chrystal E Williams

Mezzo Soprano Chrystal E. Williams

Lauded as a ‘mezzo-soprano of conscious’, Ms. Williams uses her vocal platform to unabashedly break stereotypes and be a voice for the voiceless. She continues to foster unity, peace, and understanding through music via her…
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