Combining the finesse of a chamber ensemble, the energy of a rock band, and the audacity of a storefront theater company, the Grammy Award-winning sextet presents an adventurous program of compelling new music from four extraordinary living composers. (75 minutes)
One of the smartest, most dynamic contemporary ensembles on the planet. Chicago Tribune
Join us for the Opening Night Courtyard Celebration following the October 13 performance.
On October 13 start the evening at 7:00 PM with the Opening Night performance of Eighth Blackbird: Hand Eye. Then join fellow patrons and the artists of RIAF 2016 as we celebrate in The Ringling Courtyard with a dynamic line-up of entertainment, hors d’oeuvres, complimentary beer, wine, and soft drinks (cash bar available), dancing, and more.