As an ensem­ble, Civ­i­tas has always been pas­sion­ate about using music to bring cul­tures togeth­er. Last sea­son, we invit­ed Romani (gyp­sy) musi­cians from the Czech Repub­lic to col­lab­o­rate on a project that spanned two con­ti­nents and cel­e­brat­ed cross-cul­­tur­al influ­ences on clas­si­cal and com­mis­sioned pieces we per­formed togeth­er in Prague and Chica­go. This sea­son, we are excit­ed […]

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Civ­i­tas Ensem­ble is pleased to announce the pro­gram line-up for its 2017 – 2018 sea­son! This year, the ensem­ble explores music by French com­posers, includ­ing an explo­ration of the many ways that Russ­ian cul­ture and writ­ers influ­enced them, and an all Debussy pro­gram on the 100th anniver­sary of his death. In the win­ter the ensem­ble revis­its the […]

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Ensem­ble to have a Czech theme for the year and col­lab­o­rate with group from the Czech Repub­lic

Civ­i­tas is pleased to announce its pro­gram line-up for its 2016 – 2017 sea­son! This year, the ensem­ble will explore music from the Czech Repub­lic dur­ing its self-pre­sen­t­ed con­certs, per­form new works in a vari­ety of venues, and con­tin­ue as Ensem­ble-in-Res­i­­dence at […]

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