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Revolutionizing the ways people engage through music, we envision a world connected, enriched and transformed by musical experiences.

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"Early Bird" All-Access Season Passes on sale now through Aug. 15

Group Type Events

Next Performance AUG 24

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Cellist Yo-Yo Ma and the Civic Orchestra of Chicago: Sept. 30, 2017

Group Type Green Concert

Next Performance SEP 30

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U.S. Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants: Oct. 23, 2017

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Gabriel Alegria, Afro-Peruvian Jazz and Dance Company: Oct. 26, 2017

Group Type Green Concert

Next Performance OCT 26

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21st-Century Musician

The 21st-Century Musician Initiative is a complete re-imagining of the skills, tools, and experiences necessary to create musicians of the future instead of the past. 21CM.org is an online, professional resource created expressly to help serious musicians thrive, not just survive, in today’s modern musical landscape. The site combines a magazine focused on people, organizations, projects and innovations with live events, and educational tools.

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Susan Miller '14 performs in Chicago

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August 13, 2017
From 21CM.org

Can you point to the very moment you got hooked on practicing – when you made the decision to embark on a journey to become a musician and all that goes with that. Embracing the “joy of the struggle.” Practicing.

Judd Greenstein is the quintessential 21st Century Musician. Balancing a career as both a composer and the co-director of New Amsterdam Records, among other artistic pursuits, he is a tireless advocate for new music and the development of young artists.

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