Musical Moments: April 8, 2021

UChicago Music Department Musical Moments Virtual Concert Series (green background with a sound wave graphic)

April 8, 2021 | 4:30PM


The University of Chicago Department of Music is thrilled to share "Musical Moments," a socially distanced concert series that audiences can enjoy from their own homes. Showcasing students and faculty from the Department's Performance Programs, these virtual concerts feature music from a variety of composers, geographies, and periods.

This week's program features performances by Andrew Molina, Michael McClure, Avery Kirschbaum, Claire Blandino, and the Middle East Music Ensemble.


Javad Lasghari
arr. Wanees Zarour based on recording by Marziyeh

Poetry by Rahi Moayeri
Middle East Music Ensemble

Suite for Solo Cello, I. Preludio-Fantasia
Gaspar Cassadó
Andrew Molina, cello

Nocturne in C minor, Op. 48, No. 1
Frédéric Chopin

Michael McClure, piano

Images Book 2 #1, Cloches à travers les feuilles
Claude Debussy

Avery Kirschbaum, piano

Après un rêve
Gabriel Fauré
Michael McClure, piano
Claire Blandino, voice