Roomful of Teeth

Date(s): 

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 3:00pm

Chicago debut

Roomful of Teeth (“hypnotic and intensely moving” – cpr.org) is a GRAMMY-winning vocal project dedicated to mining the expressive potential of the human voice. Their Chicago debut program is built around a white composer’s setting of texts by Zora Neale Hurston, Claudia Rankine, and James Baldwin, reflecting on their blackness. Also on the program is Caroline Shaw's 2013 Pulitzer Prize-winning work, Partita for 8 Voices

Program: 

2:00 PM pre-concert lecture demonstration with Woo Chan Lee

3:00 PM concert
 

Program


Coloring Book                                                             Ted Hearne
            1. The game of keeping
            2. You are not the guy
            3. What feels
            4. Letter to my father
            5. Your people

- Intermission -

Partita for 8 Voices                                                     Caroline Shaw
           
            I. Allemande
            II. Sarabande
            III. Courante
            IV. Passacaglia

Performer(s): 

Roomful of Teeth

Date(s): 

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 3:00pm

Venue: 

Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts

Location: 

915 E. 60th Street Chicago, IL 60637

Additional Materials: 

Cost: 

$35 / $28 Faculty and Staff / $5 students

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773.702.ARTS
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