Inspired by the French Fête de la Musique, and held annually on the day of the Summer Solstice, Make Music Chicago is a day-long, citywide, music festival. This year, MMC partners with “Lift Every Voice: Musicians Rising For Racial Justice.” The KAIA String Quartet¸ WFMT’s ensemble-in-residence, will be participating in the festivities. Impromptu broadcasts this performance live.
Molto adagio from String Quartet in B minor, Op. 11, by Samuel Barber
Lyric for Strings, by George Walker
“La Vida Mia,” by Ansaldo Francela and “Fracanapa,” by Astor Piazolla