Fonema Consort to perform at SXU


Fonema Consort is a new music ensemble based in Chicago that focuses on the development and performance of the vocal music of our times. With past performances in Chicago, New York, and Costa Rica, Fonema is growing quickly into a leading group in the performance of contemporary works for voice and instruments.

On Fri., March 22, Fonema returns to SXU after an inspiring visit last year, to work with students and perform a concert of cutting-edge avant-garde works. This concert, which will take place in McGuire Hall, is free and open to the public.

Activities include:

  • 9 to 9:50 a.m. – an interactive lecture on Berio’s “Sequenza III for Solo Voice” in G113
  • 10 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. – workshop and performance of student works in the Performance Space
  • 1 to 2 p.m. – Concert in McGuire Hall