Ensemble in Residence Explores a Mobile Miniature Music Venue

One of UChicago's Music Department's Ensembles In Residence, the dynamic Spektral Quartet, has completed a series of recordings that places the work of a myriad of different composers in an unlikely setting - in your pocket, as you fish out your phone to pick up a call or silence your alarm.

The University of Chicago Magazine's Elizabeth Station interviewed the quartet's cellist and executive director Russell Rolen about the project, entitled Mobile Miniatures. Read the full article here.

Update 4/29: The Chicago Tribune has also featured a piece about Spektral's ringtone project. Read the article here