february, 2019

28feb8:30 pm11:30 pmMatt Ulery Nonet special guest Atom String Quartet8:30 pm - 11:30 pm Constellation Chicago, 3111 N Western Ave

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Event Details

Festival „Chopin IN the city”

Matt Ulery Nonet

Matt Ulery – bass and compositions
Paul Bedal – piano
Russ Johnson – trumpet
Geof Bradfield – bass clarinet and tenor saxophone
Jon Deitemyer – drums
Special guest Atom String Quartet

Atom String Quartet is one of the very rare string quartets in the world playing jazz. Its music output, besides jazz, shows sources of inspiration coming from Polish folk, music of various regions of the world, and also contemporary and classical music.

The quartet was established in Warsaw in 2010, all of musicians graduated from Warsaw Frederic Chopin University of Music.

Since 2011, the band constantly performs at the greatest music festivals of the world, such as: Berliner Jazztage, Jazz Baltica, Cairo Jazz Festival, Katara European Jazz Festival, Gaume Jazz Festival, Manchester Jazz Festival, Jazzycolors etc.

Atom String Quartet performed also in the prestigous concert halls like: Carnegie Hall (NYC), Elbphilaharmonie (Hamburg), Berliner Philharmoniker (Berlin) and National Center for the Performing Arts (Beijing).

The group recorded four original records, two od them received the Polish music award “Fryderyk” (Polish „Grammy”)

Not only audience all over the world appreciates the quartet`s uniqueness but also artists who invite musicians to cooperate: Branford Marsalis, Bobby McFerrin, Mino Cinelu, Grażyna Auguścik, Urszula Dudziak, etc.

Time

(Thursday) 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Location

Constellation Chicago

3111 N Western Ave

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