ACM Presents Sonic Walkabout: Music Inspired by Wicker Park

ACM Presented Sonic Walkabout: Music Inspired by Wicker Park

The Event Was Enjoyed by All - Thanks to Those Who Attended

Sunday, September 12   1pm – 2pm Wicker Park

No Admission Charge

Event Sponsored by Wicker Park Advisory Council & Garden Club The CREATE SERIES

Access Contemporary Music performed compositions from Sonic Walkabout, a walking tour of Wicker Park that combines narrative storytelling, historical information and specially composed music inspired by neighborhood landmarks.  ACM also performed compositions from their recent Thirsty Ears Festival.

Performers

Alyson Berger & David Keller: cello

Amos Gillespie: alto saxophone

Trevor Patricia Watkin: flute

Amy Wurtz: piano

 

PROGRAM

 

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Assobio a Játo (The Jet Whistle)

  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Adagio

III. Vivo

 

MUSIC FROM SONIC WALKABOUT

Seth Boustead: Quimby’s (for Quimby’s Bookstore)

Amy Wurtz: Fountain (for the Wicker Park Fountain)

Kyle Gregory Price: Nelson Algren’s House

Jonathan Hannau: The Flat Iron Arts Building

Angelo Hart: Suite (for the Chopin Theater)

Seth Boustead: The Real World (for the Real World House)

Trevor Patricia Watkin: Time’s Arrow (for Milwaukee Avenue)

Amos Gillespie: The Polish Triangle

 

 

Tina Davidson: Hum

 

Liduino Pitombeira: Sonata No. 3

I. Aurora

II. Bergamasca

III. Desafi

Access Contemporary Music is a non-profit organization with the mission of bringing creativity to life every day through concerts of the music of living composers, storefront music schools that teach creativity, innovative commissioning projects and exciting festivals like the Sound of Silent Film and Thirsty Ears.  

Download the AP and take the Walk - Sonic Walkabout: Wicker Park

ACM website

 

 


Wicker Mic - 2019

WICKER MIC

Wicker MIC - 2019


Fridays, June 28, July 26, August 23, 2019
6pm – 8:45pm

COLLABORATION with In One Ear

Performers Sign up at 5:45pm.
No Admission Charge

LOCATION: Softball Field near Schiller
RAIN LOCATION: Canceled if Raining

Wicker Park Advisory Council in partnership with the Chicago Park District will present Wicker MIC on 4th Fridays of June, July, and August.

This Year we are Excited to be Partnering with In One Ear

You are invited to perform music, poetry, or the spoken word or Just Listen and Enjoy. Bring a Picnic Dinner and Enjoy!


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Wicker Mic

WICKER MIC

DATE CHANGE - WickerMIC - Changed to JUNE 29 Due to Rain & WET Field


Fridays, June 29, July 27, August 24, 2018
6pm – 8:45pm

Performers Sign up at 5:45pm.
No Admission Charge

LOCATION: Softball Field near Schiller
RAIN LOCATION: Canceled if Raining

Wicker Park Advisory Council in partnership with the Chicago Park District will present Wicker MIC on 4th Fridays of June, July, and August.

You are invited to perform music, poetry, or the spoken word or Just Listen and Enjoy. Bring a Picnic Dinner and Enjoy!