Rush Hour Concert: New Music, New Poetry

  • St. James Cathedral 65 East Huron Street Chicago, IL, 60611 United States

In collaboration with the Poetry Foundation, Rush Hour Concerts presents Ensemble Dal Niente and poet Richie Hofmann, who will compose original poetry to be read with each piece.

5:00pm – Doors open
5:15pm – Pre-Concert Conversation with the performers, hosted by RHC Artistic Director Anthony Devroye
5:45pm – FREE 30-minute concert

Program:

Olivier Messiaen - Interstellar Call (solo french horn)
Tristan Murail - Les Ruines Circulaires (violin & clarinet)
Misato Mochizuki - All That Is Including Me (flute, clarinet, violin)

Performers:

Emma Hospelhorn, flute
Alejandro Acierto, clarinet
Matthew Oliphant, french horn
Austin Wulliman, violin

Richie Hoffman, poet