Collaborative Works Festival: Myths & Legends
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The 2017 Collaborative Works Festival of the Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago (CAIC) opens with a concert exploring the legends of Greek mythology as told through the lens of Franz Schubert and his fellow German Romantic poet contemporaries. The concert will feature many familiar stories of Greek gods, demigods, and goddesses as retold by Schubert and the poets Goethe, Schiller, and Mayrhofer. The evening’s musicians will be CAIC Artistic Director Nicholas Phan, Grammy Award–winning bass-baritone Douglas Williams, pianists Myra Huang and CAIC co-founder Shannon McGinnis, and soprano Sarah Shafer. A reception will follow the program. Cosponsored with Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago