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The Orion Ensemble: 2021-22 Season Concert 1

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The Orion Ensemble: 2021-22 Season Concert 1

Concert 1, with guest violist Stephen Boe, includes Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Trio in C Major for piano, violin and cello, K. 548; Michele Mangani’s Sonata for clarinet and piano (2017); and Gabriel Fauré’s Quartet in C minor for violin, viola, cello and piano, Op. 15 (1883).

Performances of the concert take place Oct. 3 at New England Congregational Church in Aurora, October 6 at PianoForte Studios in downtown Chicago and Oct. 10 at Lake Street Church in Evanston.

Founded in 1992, The Orion Ensemble, winner of the prestigious Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming for its critically acclaimed millennium celebration “An Inside Look at Contemporary Music,” features a roster of four acclaimed musicians—Kathryne Pirtle (clarinet), Florentina Ramniceanu (violin), Diana Schmück (piano) and Judy Stone (cello)—who have performed throughout North America, Europe and Asia, as an ensemble and individually in solo, orchestral and other chamber music roles.

free to $30
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM on Sun, 3 Oct 2021