CHICAGO SINFONIETTA PRESENTS PRAISE + PUNK IN AN ULTIMATE REMATCH ‘BATTLE OF THE BANDS’ TO CONCLUDE 30TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON
One of the most diverse classical music organizations in the nation, Chicago Sinfonietta, is closing their 30th anniversary season with Praise + Punk in a smashing ‘battle of the bands’ against Mucca Pazza, an absurdist marching band, with special guest Apostolic Church of God Sanctuary Choir. The historic onstage rematch between Chicago Sinfonietta, the previous winner in 2015, and Mucca Pazza will be Saturday, May 12 at 8 p.m. at Wentz Concert Hall at North Central College, 171 E. Chicago Ave., Naperville, and Monday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. With romance to spirituality and passion to battle, emotions will run high from start to finish in Chicago Sinfonietta’s concert mashup that puts gospel music, classical selections and a nonconformist marching band into one epic program. Tickets to Praise + Punk: The Ending of All Endings range from $10 to $62 when purchased in advance online. For tickets or more information, please visit www.chicagosinfonietta.org.
- May 14, 2018