INTERPRETATIONS: Thomas Buckner: AACM 50th Anniversary Tribute

Thursday, March 19, 2015. 8:00 pm

Baritone Thomas Buckner presents an evening of music celebrating the legacy of Chicago’s Association For the Advancement of Creative Musicians on the occasion of their 50th Anniversary. Accompanied by pianist Joseph Kubera, Christopher Hoffman, Alex Lipowski, Matthew Gold, and others, Buckner performs concert works written for him by his long-time associates from the AACM: Muhal Richard Abrams, Leroy Jenkins, Roscoe Mitchell, Amina Claudine Myers, Henry Threadgill and Wadada Leo Smith.

The Interpretations Concert Series is now in its 26th Season. For over a quarter century, Interpretations has sought to develop a community of experimental composers, their virtuoso interpreters, improvisers, and an adventurous and supportive audience.