Music Schedule

Mon 1 Sep

Carillonneur Kimberly Schafer

PHOTO: Carillon Concert

PHOTO: Kimberly SchaferKimberly Schafer, Chicago, Illinois
Monday, September 1, 7 p.m.
Preconcert carillon tours and demonstrations 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. (every 15 minutes)

Kimberly Schafer is a native midwesterner whose interest in the carillon 14 years ago led her to pursue a carillon education on two continents and then to perform carillon concerts in the United States, the Netherlands, Belgium, and France. She has performed in residence at the University of Michigan, the University of Texas, and Princeton University, and since 2011, she has been performing at the University of Chicago. 


Sun 21 Sep

Cavatina Duo, flute & guitar

Cavatina Duo

Sunday, September 21, 2014
2 – 3 p.m.
McGinley Pavilion

Cavatina Duo has captivated audiences with its electrifying performances in more than 15 countries across North America, Europe, and Asia. In this performance, the duo focuses its refined artistry on works by Alan Thomas, Clarice Assad, Fernando Sor, and J.S. Bach.

Sun 28 Sep

Gaudete Brass, brass quintet

Gaudete Brass

Sunday, September 28, 2014
2 – 3 p.m.
McGinley Pavilion

Brass musicians in America enjoy a long history of playing concerts in outdoor parks and gardens. Gaudete Brass continues this tradition of open-air brass concerts at the Garden with its favorite music, including a new setting of the Overture to John Corigliano’s Gazebo Dances.

Sun 5 Oct

Patrice Michaels, soprano, with piano & cello

Patrice Michaels

Sunday, October 5, 2014
2 – 3 p.m.
Burnstein Hall

This program of new and familiar tunes comes from the new album, Intersection: Jazz Meets Classical Song. Accompanied by pianist Kuang-Hao Huang and cellist Nicholas Photinos, Patrice Michaels performs blues, ragtime, and jazz composed by Ellington, Poulenc, Billy Strayhorn, and others.

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