Switch~ On! UChicago Residency - Concert #1

  • Mana Contemporary Chicago 2233 South Throop Street Chicago, IL, 60608 United States

The electroacoustic [Switch~ Ensemble] makes its long-awaited Chicago debut!

The culmination of year-long composer-performer collaborations and a week’s residency at the University of Chicago, two concerts at MANA Contemporary and Elastic Arts will showcase world premieres of electroacoustic and multimedia works written specifically for the ensemble by Chicago composers, alongside other works from the group's repertoire.

CONCERT #1
MANA Contemporary, Friday May 12, 8:00 PM
2233 S Throop St.
Suggested donation: $10
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Program: 
Alican Çamcı: landscape with inscription
Timothy Page: New work
Reiny Rolock: Trio #4
Anna Walton: Jökulsárlón
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CONCERT #2
Elastic Arts, Sunday May 14, 8:00PM
3429 W Diversey Ave #208
Suggested donation: $10
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Program:
Elvira Garifzyanova: Aurora Borealis
Pierce Gradone: Net(work)
Joungbum Lee: pa-an
Will Myers: Aquinnah, March 13
Katherine Young: The Life You Save May Be Your Own

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the [Switch~ Ensemble]
Zach Sheets, flutes & executive director
Madison Greenstone, clarinets
Maya Bennardo, violin
T.J. Borden, cello
Wei-Han Wu, piano & conductor
Megan Arns, percussion
Jason Thorpe Buchanan, conductor & artistic director
Clay Mettens, sound engineer

Igor Santos, Alican Çamcı, & Timothy Page, project managers & tech crew