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Make Music Chicago

Friday, June 21st – Friday, June 21st, 12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Free admission

Visit the Poetry Foundation during Make Music Chicago to experience a unique concert of voice and strings conducted by Christopher Bell and featuring the young musicians of the Grant Park Music Festival Apprentice Chorale and the Grant Park Project Inclusion String Quartet. Presented by Rush Hour Concerts, Make Music Chicago is a live, free musical celebration across the city that takes place each June 21. Throughout the day, people of all ages and from all backgrounds–beginners, amateurs, professionals, and marquee artists–gather in Chicago’s public spaces to make music of all genres.

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  • Current Exhibition
    Sep 23, 2016 – Dec 16, 2016

    A group exhibition featuring work by Poetry magazine cover artists depicting the mythical creatures Pegasus and mermaids from poetry immemorial. Artists include Lise Haller Baggesen, Ana Benaroya, Lilli Carré, Alexander Cohen, Stephen Eichhorn, Carson Ellis, Clay Hickson, Tony Fitzpatrick, Krista Franklin, Julia Goodman, Jenny Kendler, Kate McQuillen, Jessie Mott, Julie Murphy, Diana Sudyka, and Shoshanna Weinberger.