NEXUS Chamber Music

Upon Wings of Words

Benjamin Baker, violin
Brian Hong, violin and co-artistic director
Jordan Bak, viola
Alexander Hersh, cello and co-artistic director
Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson, flute
Kristina Bachrach, soprano

Augusta Read Thomas, composer and emcee

Thursday, September 9, 2021
5:00 PM
Donor Gates Open
5:00 PM
Public Gates Open
7:30 PM
Concert Starts

Pavilion Tickets:
Reserved Seats: $12

Parking: Free


Upon Wings of Words

Amy Beach:   Theme and Variations for flute and string quartet
Augusta Read Thomas:   Upon Wings of Words (Emily Dickinson Settings) for soprano and string quartet
—World Premiere
Alma Mahler:   Five Lieder (1910) for soprano and string quartet (arr. Cliff Colnot)


About The Artist

From Ravinia Magazine:
For All to Hear: Alexander Hersh makes chamber music a nexus of creativity

Read the Article


Park Details

The Park and Ride service is not operating tonight. Please come directly to onsite parking. The main parking lot is at 201 Ravinia Park Rd.