Ear Taxi Festival

The State of the Union…of New Music in Chicago…is Strong! Did you know there are dozens of composers, hundreds of performers and over 30 ensembles specializing in new music in the Windy City? This fall you can take a musical joyride through Chicago’s contemporary music scene during the Ear Taxi Festival October 5-10, 2016.

Fused Muse Ensemble: Giving Voice to the Voiceless

By Sophie Webber 2009-13: Our Formation, Our Mission How can classical music reach a wider audience?  How can classical music be an agent for social change? These are two of the questions which led to the formation of Fused Muse Ensemble back in 2009 when Sophie Webber, founder, was completing her doctoral dissertation at Indiana … Continue reading Fused Muse Ensemble: Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Series Brings Music for Food Initiative to Chicago

By Mira Luxion Chicago music lovers, mark your calendars for April 12! The Music for Food initiative will kick off its first Chicago concert with a feast of chamber music works from Austria. Now in its fifth season, Music for Food seeks to raise awareness and support for Americans facing hunger. With performers and venues … Continue reading Series Brings Music for Food Initiative to Chicago