Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Streamable Learning: What Makes Music Special? Part II: Music and Context

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

What makes your favorite music “special”? Is it the music itself? The memory of when you first heard it? The context in which you hear it? How do our personal backgrounds affect how we hear music? How can music help us relate to others? This unique program, filled with “special” music from Cambodia, Taiwan, Colombia, ... Read more

Find out more »

Monday, February 7, 2022

First Blacks Chicago

Monday, February 7, 2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
First Congregational Church of Dundee, 900 S 8th St
West Dundee, IL 60118
+ Google Map
$10 – $20

Developed over three years with the Haitian American Museum of Chicago and DuSable Heritage Association, Chamber Music on the Fox presents this Crossing Borders Music program honoring Black Chicago trailblazers! The program features a brand new work commissioned of Jean Paul Coffy, a lead artist of the legendary, Grammy-nominated Boukman Eksperyans, featuring Coffy himself on ... Read more

Find out more »

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Streamable Learning: Stories and Music of Resilience

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Crossing Borders Music celebrates musical stories of resilience in a performance of string quartet music by composers from around the world. This unique string quartet program features music by composers from Uganda, Argentina, the Soviet Union, the Chickasaw Nation, Iran, Taiwan, and the US. Each piece shares a unique story of resilience, whether in the ... Read more

Find out more »

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Streamable Learning: Cambodian Music: The Living Tradition

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

In partnership with the National Cambodian Heritage Museum and Killing Fields Memorial and its Resident Artist Punisa Pov, Crossing Borders Music shares a program of newly arranged Cambodian songs, through which we’ll learn about Cambodian history, culture, and the rich, living tradition of Cambodian arts and music. This educational livestream is for grades 6-12 students ... Read more

Find out more »
+ Export Events