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Accelerando Strings & Kaiso Steel Orchestra Spring Concert

June 5 @ 2:00 pm 3:30 pm

Join Accelerando Strings and the Kaiso Steel Orchestra for their spring concert at Logan Center for the Arts.

PROGRAM

Daniella Valdez, Accelerando Strings Conductor
Scott McConnell, Director of Steel Orchestras
Jaron Woodsley, Steel Orchestras Assistant

ACCELERANDO STRINGS

Stephanie Ann Boyd (1990) | Beyond the Gate, Op. 7
Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) arr. Latham | Symphony No. 1, Op. 25, “Classical”
Richard Meyer | Idylls of Pegasus

KAISO STEEL ORCHESTRA

Stevie Wonder (b. 1950) arr. Attzs | Masterblaster (Jammin’)
Maurice White (1941-2016), Al McKay (b. 1948), and Allee Willis (1947-2019) arr. McConnell | September
Nailah Blackman (b. 1997) arr. Woodsley| Iron Love

COMBINED ENSEMBLES

Aaron Gage (b. 1991) | We Sailed to Other Worlds

CYSO Composer-in-Residence Program World Premiere

COVID-19 Precautions

Masks are required for all visitors at CYSO events. All individuals are expected to self-screen for COVID-19 symptoms before attending this event. If you are not feeling well, exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms, or have been exposed to COVID-19 in the past 10 days, we ask that you not attend the concert.

Getting There

The Logan Center is located on the University of Chicago campus at 915 East 60th Street (at Drexel Avenue). The Logan Center’s north entrance is located on East 60th Street, and the south entrance can be accessed by a circular drive on South Drexel Avenue. Bike racks are located near the south entrance on East 60th Street. Street parking is available and the Wells Lot just west of the building is free on weekends.

Accessibility Information

Accessible ramp is located on the exterior of the building. Elevators are located to the left of the entrance for access to restrooms on the lower level. Assisted listening devices for the Performance Hall, Theater East, and Theater West are available upon request upon arrival.

Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago

915 E 60th St Chicago
Chicago, IL 60637 United States
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