Chicago Scene: February 27 – March 5, 2016

Fred Lonberg-Holm in 2002

This is a weekly overview live avant performances in the Chicago area.  Contact us if you’d like your shows listed.

Saturday, February 27th 2016

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15, $40 festival pass)
Frequency Series Festival of New Chicago Music
Claire Chase
Parlour Tapes+ afterparty

Sunday, February 28th 2016

2:00PM at Fullerton Hall, the Art Institute, 111 S Michigan (Free with museum admission)
Frequency Series Festival of New Chicago Music
Spektral Quartet — music by Hans Thomalla, Beat Furrer

7:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15, $40 festival pass)
Frequency Series Festival of New Chicago Music
Dal Niente — Hard Music, Hard Liquor

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 (wheelchair-accessible)
Jason Adasiewicz, Matt Schneider, Adam Vida
Jason Adasiewicz, Matt Schneider, Adam Vida, Josh Berman

9:30PM at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 ($5)
Hanami Quartet : Andrew Trim, Mai Sugimoto, Jason Stein, Charles Rumback
Restroy : Nick Anaya, James Davis, Catherine Monnes, Tim Stine, Chris Dammann, John Niekrasz

9:30PM at The Owl, 2521 N Milwaukee, 773.235.5300 (Donation)
Jason Roebke, Avreeayl Ra, Peter Maunu, Jim Baker

Monday, February 29th 2016

7:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Classical Revolution
Ursa Ensemble

7:30PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
Josh Berman
Joshua Abrams, Aaron Zarzutzki

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Joe Adamik

Wednesday, March 2nd 2016

10:30AM at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895
Keefe Jackson Trio with Phil Sudderburg, Jason Roebke

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
Julia Holter
Circuit des Yeux

Thursday, March 3rd 2016

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Living Bridge : Artie Black, Jeff Swanson, Marcus Evans, John Sims

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10 donation)
Russ Johnson Quartet with Jason Stein, Anton Hatwich, Tim Daisy

Friday, March 4th 2016

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Angela James
Stirrup : Fred Lonberg-Holm, Nick Macri, Charles Rumback

Saturday, March 5th 2016

8:00PM at Roosevelt University, Ganz Hall, 430 S Michigan, 7th Fl, 312.341.3780 ($22-$15)
Chicago Composers Orchestra — music by Ryan Ingebritsen, Anthony Cheung, Ellen Taafe Zwilich, Pierre Boulez

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Tomeka Reid with Mary Halvorson, Jason Roebke, Tomas Fujiwara

For more information, such as directions, as well as upcoming performances, see:

http://now-is.org/, http://www.ratchetmusic.com, http://www.umbrellamusic.org, http://www.mcachicago.org, http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_culturalcenterschedule.html, http://www.skylarkchicago.com, http://www.hideoutchicago.com, http://www.elasticrevolution.com, http://www.myopicbookstore.com/music.html, http://www.lampo.org, http://dalniente.com, http://iceorg.org/events/category/chicago, http://www.emptybottle.com/