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Sonic Arguments—at Whiner Beer Taproom, The Plant
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm CDT
NEXUS Chamber Music Chicago is planning first-class musical events in unconventional venues in and around Chicago, deconstructing the traditional barrier between audience and performer. Their second summer 2018 performance will take place at the acclaimed Whiner Beer Company Taproom, located at The Plant, a collaborative community of food businesses in Chicago’s Back of the Yards. The audience will enjoy a virtuosic program of masterpieces for violin and cello duo performed by the two NEXUS Co-Artistic Directors in this welcoming and fun environment.
The same program will be repeated on Friday, August 24 in Guarneri Hall.
NEXUS is a collective of emerging musical artists from around the world who are committed to introducing great chamber music to new audiences.
Henning Kraggerud: Variation Suite for Violin and Cello
Maurice Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Iannis Xenakis: Dhipli Zyia
Zoltán Kodály: Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7
Musicians: Brian Hong, violin; Alexander Hersh, cello
This event is co-sponsored by the Whiner Beer Company. Tickets will be available at the door ($25 is the suggested donation). All donations will benefit Guarneri Hall.