Chicago Scene: December 3-10, 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, December 3rd 2016

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Wants And Desires
Okkyung Lee, Andrew Lampert

Sunday, December 4th 2016

4:00PM at Merit School of Music, 38 S Peoria
PROXIMITY : Enno Poppe
Ensemble Dal Niente — music by Enno Poppe, Michael Pelzel, Rebecca Saunders

7:00PM at the Redline Tap, 7000 N Glenwood, 773.465.8005 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
Jimmy Bennington Colour and Sound

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
a.pe.ri.od.ic with Dante Boon — music by Jurg Frey

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont (wheelchair-accessible)
Stirrup : Fred Lonberg-Holm, Nick Macri, Charles Rumback

Monday, December 5th 2016

7:30PM at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W Division, 773.278.1500 (Free)
OpenICE : Ricefall
Members of ICE with special guests — music by Michael Pisaro

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

Tuesday, December 6th 2016

7:30PM at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W Division, 773.278.1500 (Free)
OpenICE : Celebrating Pauline
Dan Lippel, Cory Smythe, Alice Teyssier, Campbell Macdonald, Rebekah Heller, Ryan Muncy, Ross Karre, Katinka Kleijn — music of Pauline Oliveros

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Michael Zerang, Biliana Voutchkova
Lia Kohl

Wednesday, December 7th 2016

7:30PM at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630 (Free)
OpenICE : Drift
Members of ICE — music by Anna Thorvaldsdottir, Wojtek Blecharz, Anton Webern, Chaya Czernowin, Liza Lim, Sam Pluta

Thursday, December 8th 2016

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Michael Zerang with surprise Chilean guest
Keefe Jackson, Jason Adasiewicz

Friday, December 9th 2016

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Helen Money : Alison Chesley with Will Thomas
Bruce Lamont

Saturday, December 10th 2016

3:00PM at the Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park, 312.801.2100 ($20-$10)
Voices Heard : Black Women in Creative Music Festival
3:00PM Amina Claudine Myers, Nicole Mitchell
4:00PM Ndosi-Reid’s Sonic Restoration : Mankwe Ndosi, Tomeka Reid
5:00PM Samana : Properties of Light Through Sound featuring music of Maia

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

http://now-is.org/, http://www.ratchetmusic.com, 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/

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