July 25 & 26
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 ♦ 8:30 PM
4544 N Lincoln Ave · Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall · 773.728.6000
A weekly showcase of world music and dance featuring the best local and touring talent! Most shows are Wednesday nights at 8:30 PM.
Most World Music Wednesday concerts are free with a $10 suggested donation. TO GUARANTEE YOUR ENTRY MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS IN ADVANCE EITHER ONLINE OR BY CALLING THE BOX OFFICE AT 773.728.6000. Reservations unclaimed 10 minutes before showtime will be released to waiting patrons.
From the Serbian mountains of blood and honey to the passionate coasts of Argentina, rattling buses tearing through Thai countryside and back to sweet home Chicago, embark on a journey around the world atop a carpet of music and story. String quartet and storyteller come together to narrate the sounds, tastes, and emotions stored in the memories of Chicago immigrant musicians.
Chicago Folklore Ensemble performs traditional music and personal stories collected from Chicago immigrants in a dramatic show featuring string quartet and storyteller. Audiences are swept along a journey of melody, laughter, tears, and joy, realizing the human behind each story, the worlds contained in each song.