BCJsPs / Tom Snydacker

Thu Nov 09 2023 at 07:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures Museum | Chicago

BCJsPs \/ Tom Snydacker
BCJsPs and saxophone extraordinaire Tom Snydacker time travel to the ISAC in Breasted Hall for sonic exploration and adventure!
About this Event

BCJsPs / Tom Snydacker

Date: Thurs Nov 9 2023

Time: 7pm (Central Standard Time)

Location: 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637

Duo (and sometimes trio )BCJsPs begin their Chicago-area performances at the Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures at the University of Chicago. Coming in hot off of their residency with DISEnsemble in Indianapolis, BCJsPs bring their unique blend of rock, jazz, electronics, noise, and improv to Breasted Hall for an unforgettable evening of the musical unknown. Playing your favorite hits like Compline and PWAG, BCJsPs are featuring their two newest releases: The Myth Arc, and You Are a Human Being and You Deserve This. Come out and hear how space and time collide to create your own, personal emotional transformation(s)!

Thomas Snydacker, a concert saxophonist and educator based in Chicago, has been praised for his “plush tone” (South Florida Classical Review) and his “stunning tour-de-force” and “thoroughly compelling” performances (Chicago Classical Review). Snydacker teaches at Northern Illinois University and Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of the Performing Arts, and he is a performing member of the Chicago Philharmonic. He has frequently appeared as an orchestral musician with world-class ensembles including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Milwaukee Symphony, and the New World Symphony under the batons of such luminaries as John Adams, Leonard Slatkin, Michael Tilson Thomas, Susanna Mälkki, Marin Alsop, and Matthias Pintscher. His festival appearances as an orchestral musician include the Ravinia Festival, the Grant Park Music Festival, and the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music.

The program for Tom Snydacker includes:

I am Yeast - Brian Penkrot (premiere)

Phonie Douce - Phillipe Leroux (with Andrew Nogal and Isidora Nojkovic)


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures Museum, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, United States


USD 0.00 to USD 5.00

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