Dusk Variations: A Free Chamber Music Series Starting June 15

Come to Millenium Park on June 15th as this new series of four free concerts of chamber music, inlcuding elements of electronic music, improvisation and rock and roll, combined with classical music.  This new Monday series showcases smaller groups performing non-traditional fare for a broader audience and June 15th opens up with ChicagoCentric, an evening of music by four local chamber ensembles on June 15.  Next month, the series continues with The Biava Quartet, a contemporary string quartet on July 6, composer/violinist DBR with DJ Elan Vytal on July 20, and Rachel Barton Pine, among others, on July 27. 

Monday, June 15,   6:30pm — Pritzker Pavilion
Admission:  Free to the Public

ChicagoCentric features Accessible Contemporary Music’s Palomar Quartet, Fulcrum Point New Music Project, Third Coast Percussion and the New Millennium Orchestra of Chicago to kick off the series.


Fulcrum Point New Music Project affirms its energy and innovation with three rock and roll-infused pieces, and the New Millennium Orchestra of Chicago and Chicago Symphony cellist Katinka Kleijn performs remixes of Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto #1 by three electronic artists: The Abominable Twitch (Max Glascott), The Flashbulb (Benn Jordan) and EVAC (Jeremy Goldstein). The evening is rounded out with performances by Accessible Contemporary Music’s Palomar Quartet and percussion quartet, Third Coast Percussion.

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