• Upcoming Events

    • Composers with Disabilities Around the World

      The Back of the Yards Chicago Public Library YOUmedia lab and Crossing Borders Music present a unique, online chamber music program of composers with disabilities from the UK, Haiti, Japan, Colombia, and the US. During the livestream, you’ll have a chance to interact with composers and perform...

      Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Recovering the Art of Eustasio Rosales

      Composer Eustasio Rosales

      “Recovering the Art of Eustasio Rosales” is unique, interactive livestream documentary and music event celebrating the life and music of Eustasio Rosales, “Chicago’s first Hispanic composer.” The event will start with a screening of “The Way to Andina” by Ro...

      Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • New: Statement of Values Regarding Chicago’s Presentation of History, Culture, and Art

    As we Chicagoans reflect on our history and how that history should be remembered and shared, we urge the City to be guided by the following values…

    Read our open letter here.

    Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable, Chicago’s first non-Native resident
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