Chicago Scene: October 14-19, 2017

Composer Yasunao Tone

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

Saturday, October 14th 2017

8:00PM at Graham Foundation (Madlener House), 4 W Burton Pl (Free, RSVP)
Yasunao Tone

8:00PM at the Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park, 312.801.2100 ($42-$18)
Nicole Mitchell presents Mandorla Awakening

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
The Lynching of (Insert the Name of Any White Killer of an Unarmed Black Here)
David Boykin & The Sebau : Rollo Radford, Justin Boyd, Quenna Lene, Rhonda Gray, Manu Wisdom, Aliyyah Heatherington, David Boykin

Sunday, October 15th 2017

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
Tollef Østvang, Jason Adasiewicz, Dave Rempis, Kent Kessler

Monday, October 16th 2017

7:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($8)
Alan Licht
John McCowen

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

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Matt Piet Solo
Dave Rempis, Tim Daisy

Wednesday, October 18th 2017

7:00PM at Merit School of Music, 38 S Peoria ($15-$10)
Fulcrum Point New Music Project — music by Gustavo Leone, Gabriela Lena Frank, Rodrigo Sigal, Elbio Barilari, Javier Álvarez

Thursday, October 19th 2017

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
The Fictive Five : Larry Ochs, Nate Wooley, Ken Filiano, Harris Eisenstad

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