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.


Alyson Berger & David Keller: cello

Amos Gillespie: alto saxophone

Trevor Patricia Watkin: flute

Amy Wurtz: piano




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

  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Adagio

III. Vivo



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.  

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