Series II

Music from the World of Copernicus – Polish Cultural Treasures

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Nikolaus_KopernikusContinuing our exploration of early Polish music, we will travel from the Renaissance world of Copernicus  into the Baroque with our ensemble of instrumentalists and singers, co-directed by Chicago native and Consort audience favorite Tom Zajac. The program will include foot-stomping Polish dances (can’t forget the bagpipe!), folk tunes, songs, and choral repertory from one of eastern Europe’s richest cultures and one of Chicago’s most vibrant ethnic communities.

David Douglass, violin
Ellen Hargis, soprano
Shira Kammen, Mark Rimple, Tom Zajac (Renaissance winds and strings)
Ellen Hargis, Matthew Dean, Eric Miranda, Laura Pinto,  Angela Young Smucker, and Corey Shotwell, voices

Performances & Tickets:

March 20th, 8pm
Ruggles Hall
at Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library 
60 W Walton St, Chicago, IL 60610

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March 21st, 8pm
Logan Center for the Arts
Performance Hall
915 E. 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773-702-2787

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March 22nd, 3pm
Alice Millar Chapel
1870 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: 847-491-7256

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Your ticket includes admission to our pre-concert lectures one hour before concert time. Physical tickets will be mailed within 7-10 days. Orders received less than 14 days before the concert will be held at will-call. Contact us by e-mail at or by phone at 773.669.7335

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