Classical Music Series - Aether Ensemble

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 8:00pm

Aether Ensemble joins us at Heaven Gallery to perform works by Ravel, Milhaud, Koechlin, Francaix, and Joplin.

Performers include: 
Jenny Shin, flute
Mika Allison, oboe
Jessica Smith, clarinet
Emma Sepmeier, horn
Midori Samson, bassoon

Suggested donation: $10

Doors open at 7:30pm

Formed in 2016, Aether Ensemble is a Chicago-based woodwind quintet committed to bringing quality performances of wind chamber music to the Chicago music community. They have performed with a variety of Chicago organizations, such as Make Music Chicago and RefugeeOne. Members of Aether have diverse backgrounds, holding degrees from Depaul University, Northwestern University, Boston University, The Juilliard School, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In addition to their love for chamber music, Aether musicians are established orchestral players, having performed with such groups as the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Northbrook Symphony, Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra, Quad City Symphony, West Michigan Symphony, Elgin Symphony, Chicago Composers Orchestra, and Peoria Symphony Orchestra. Musicians of Aether Ensemble are also passionate educators, dedicated to involvement in various community outreach programs as well as maintaining active private teaching studios. To learn more about Aether Ensemble, please visit their Facebook page.