LaScala Meets Chicago: Alessandro Cervo and Nyela Basney in Recital
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
1335 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Nyela Basney, conductor/piano
Join KAIA in their next recording endeavor, “Sureño”! As passionate advocates of the rich music of Latin America, this album will explore music from Buenos Aires featuring Piazzolla's beloved Estaciones Porteñas. It will also bring to light the music of Piazzolla's cellist, José Bragato a fantastic musician and composer in his own right. This fundraiser would help KAIA with the costs of producing an album and high quality video.
Victoria Moreira, violin
We are pleased to announce MCW's own Dr. Ludmila Lazar has been named 2018 MTNA Foundation Fellow. This honor is bestowed by friends and colleagues upon Dr. Lazar, who has made a significant impact upon their lives.
Ludmila Lazar, piano
We are pleased to announce the recipient of the 2017 Central Region NATS Lifetime Achievement Award is MCW member Maria Lagios!
Photo credit: Dan Rest
Congratulations to our very own Ginger Meyer, who will be an honored as a Civic Arts Leader at this year's Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit, held by the Grand Park Music Festival!
You can listen to Black Tulip's recent live radio performance "Tulipmania" online!
Mirja Lorenz, recorder
We are pleased to announce MCW member Jean Hatmaker and her quartet have been named as a 2017 Artist in Residence with WFMT 98.7!
— John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune
Augusta Read Thomas
We are pleased to announce MCW member Stacy Garrop has been chosen as one of five orchestra/composer pairings for Music Alive's multi-year residence program!
Ellen Huntington, flute
Lillian Lau, harp*
Marguerite Lynn Williams*
Catherine Yom Litaker
Emily Ann Granger*
* MCW Member
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