Bienen Ensembles

An Evening of Electroacoustic Music

Thursday, March 3, 2022 at 7:30pm

Galvin Recital Hall

The program includes a variety of electronic pieces for up to eight speakers, including Kasia Glowicka’s I Thought It Was a Dream But When I Woke, I Couldn’t Walk, a piece inspired by Afghan women writers’ poems; Olive Haugh’s Remakings, an exploration of the human voice; Yvette Jackson’s Swan, a three-part radio opera that “opens aboard the tall ship Swan transporting Africans along the Middle Passage to the Americas and gradually morphs into a spacecraft in search of freedom”; Ji Youn Kang’s Enfolding Plane III—Punky Pulse Pool; and an eight-channel work by Chris Mercer. 

Tickets are not required for this event.

Free Event

Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall

Address

70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

View address on Google Maps

About

Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.