Since its formation in 1996, Grammy Award-winning Eighth Blackbird has excelled at shaking up the classical world and injecting fun into everything it does. The Chicago-based sextet returns for its third appearance on our series, offering a compelling mix of new music ranging from the raucous to the reflective.
“One of the smartest, most dynamic contemporary classical ensembles on the planet” — Chicago Tribune
- Timo Andres: Checkered Shade
- Christopher Cerrone: South Catalina
- Robert Honstein: Conduit
- Andrew Norman: Mine, Mime, Meme
- Ted Hearne: By-By Huey
- Jacob Cooper: Cast