Enjoy a musical history of Chicago presented by Chicago a cappella in celebration of the organization’s 25th anniversary year. With narration by WTTW’s Geoffrey Baer and vivid projections depicting Chicago’s past, the concert includes songs of early French explorers, daring pioneers, and immigrants who shaped our city. The acclaimed vocal ensemble, led by Principal Music Director John William Trotter, will perform music of the Columbian Exposition, the Great Migration, the birth of blues and gospel, and more.
Choose from one of four concert dates and locations to join Chicago a cappella for a visually and musically vibrant portrait of our great city. Ticket prices increase at the door, so reserve your tickets now at www.chicagoacappella.org or by calling 773-281-7820. RPWRHS members receive a ticket discount.
Saturday, October 6, 8:00 p.m., The Stage of the Pritzker Pavillion, 201 E. Randolph St. in Chicago
Sunday, October 7, 4:00 p.m., Pilgrim Congregational Church, 460 Lake St., Oak Park
Saturday, October 20, 8:00 p.m., Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston
Sunday, October 31, 4:00 p.m., Wentz Concert Hall, 171 Chicago Ave., on the campus of North Central College, Naperville.