William Blake Performed: Mad Song: Block Museum - Northwestern University
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William Blake Performed: Mad Song

William Blake Performed: Mad Song
7 PM-9 PM

Event Details

Date & Time:

Tue February 20, 2018
7 PM-9 PM


Regenstein Hall of Music
60 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208


Open to the public


Twelve student vocalists from the Bienen School of Music will perform Mad Song, a work by Chicago composer, flutist and vocalist Janice Misurell-Mitchell that translates the text and imagery of a William Blake’s poem by the same name into a sonic experience. The performance will be preceded by a discussion by Misurell-Mitchell and the performance conductor, A.J. Keller, DMA candidate in Choral Conducting, about the experimental work and its process.

The Block will be open until 7pm for exhibition viewing

Presented in partnership with the Alice Kaplan Institute for Humanities

Contact The Block Museum of Art for more information: (847) 491-4000 or email us at block-museum@northwestern.edu