Civitas Ensemble Season Finale - Beloved French Chamber Music - Carnival of the Animals

Submitted by SBADGER on Fri, 05/11/2018 - 5:24pm
Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

Civitas Ensemble concludes its seventh season with a program of beloved French chamber music. Members Yuan-Qing Yu, Kenneth Olsen, and Lawrie Bloom will be joined by guests Marta Aznavoorian (piano), Victor Asuncion (piano), Hugh Russell (baritone, narrator), Šimon Michal (violin), Weijing Wang (viola), Alex Hanna (double bass), Jennifer Gunn (flute), and Cynthia Yeh (percussion).

All seats are General Admission.

All ticket holders are invited to a reception in Foreman Hall immediately following the concert.


  • Francis Poulenc ~ 3 songs from Banalités
  • Florent Schmitt ~ Sonatine en Trio pour piano, flute,et clarinette, op. 85
  • Maurice Ravel ~ Chansons Madécasses
  • Camille Saint-Säens ~ Le carnaval des animaux

For details of the full season, please see Civitas' website.

Location and contact
Gottlieb Hall at Merit School of Music
38 S Peoria St
Chicago  Illinois  60607
United States
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(773) 793-8096
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