Dame Myra Hess Concert Series

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Ticket Information

Free concert; streamed live on Chicago's 98.7 WFMT.

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Date
03/22/18

Time
7 pm

Venue
Strings Pavilion

Location
900 Strings Rd
Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Date
03/17/18

Time
9 am

Venue
University of Michigan, School of Music

Location
1100 Baits Dr.
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Time
12:15 PM
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Description

Akropolis returns to the Dame Myra Hess series at the beautiful Chicago Cultural Center for a program of:

Splinter (11’)
I. Scarlet Oak
II. Sugar Maple
IV. Black Ash
VI. River Birch
VII. Weeping Willow
VIII. Red Pine
Marc Mellits (b. 1966)

Look for Me (6’)
Nico Muhly (b. 1981)

An American in Paris (18’)
George Gershwin (1898 – 1937) 
arr. Raaf Hekkema (b. 1968)


Ensemble Name
Akropolis Reed Quintet
Musicians
Tim Gocklin, Andrew Koeppe, Kari Landry, Matt Landry, Ryan Reynolds
Composers
Marc Mellits, Nico Muhly, George Gershwin
Program

Akropolis returns to the Dame Myra Hess series at the beautiful Chicago Cultural Center for a program of:

Splinter (11’)
I. Scarlet Oak
II. Sugar Maple
IV. Black Ash
VI. River Birch
VII. Weeping Willow
VIII. Red Pine
Marc Mellits (b. 1966)

Look for Me (6’)
Nico Muhly (b. 1981)

An American in Paris (18’)
George Gershwin (1898 – 1937) 
arr. Raaf Hekkema (b. 1968)


Venue
Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall
Location
Chicago, IL