Julia Bentley and friendsJuly 12th, 2010
Title: Julia Bentley and friends
Location: Music Institute of Chicago, Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston
Description: Mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley has appeared as a soloist with orchestras led by Oliver Knussen, Robert Shaw, and Pierre Boulez. Her virtuosic program includes George Rochberg’s Eleven Songs to Poems of Paul Rochberg, the première of a newly commissioned work for flute and voice by Laura Schwendinger, and George Crumb’s Madrigals, Books I–IV.
All concerts occur in Nichols Concert Hall, a venue lauded by John von Rhein of the Chicago Tribune as “a visual and sonic gem.” Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for students, available at musicinst.org
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