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IN HONOR OF LIFE: A World Premiere Requiem

March 8, 2013

VOX 3 Collective associate Beena David interviews Chicago-based composer Amos Gillespie about his “Honor Requiem.” Included is information about the selection of the texts and interesting tidbits about the themes and compositional process. Further, Gillespie discusses the precedent for writing a Requiem in honor of a living person. The world premiere of the piece will take place March 14 & 15 at Chicago Temple, 77 W. Washington, Chicago, IL.

For more information on the concert, visit VOX 3 Collective’s website. Advance tickets may be purchased here, or to make a donation in support of this project, visit: http://kck.st/WNQSuy.

Video credits to Matthew Kolb http://matthewkolbphotography.blogspot.com/

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