New Ensemble Chicago Symphonic Winds Presents Debut Concert Friday, November 2

unnamed (13)Chicago Symphonic Winds is proud to present its first formal concert on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at or by calling 773-598-4549. All performances take place at Gorilla Tango Bucktown, 1919 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647. After performing various chamber works across Chicago, Chicago Symphonic Winds is excited to introduce its first full-length performance at Gorilla Tango Bucktown. Opening with a celebratory brass nonet, the repertoire for this performance explores standard selections for wind ensemble from French, German, Russian, and American composers. Featured works are Riegger’s Nonet for brass, Stravinsky’s Octet for Winds, Milhaud’s Little Symphony No. 5, and Strauss’ Serenade in E-flat major. 

Chicago Symphonic Winds was founded in early 2014 by six musicians committed to the tradition of great wind music in Chicago. Seeing the need for quality performances of wind repertoire, Chicago Symphonic Winds presents high-caliber performances while furthering the tradition of wind music. Chicago Symphonic Winds is dedicated to being a relevant presence in the community and is actively involved in partnerships with local businesses and community programs. For more information, please visit

For more information or to schedule a review, please contact Gwen Tulin or 773.598.4549. More information on Gorilla Tango Bucktown is available at or 773.598.4549.

Gorilla Tango Bucktown is a year-round performance venue featuring an 79-seat blackbox theater, rehearsal rooms, and co-producing opportunities providing artists with marketing, box office, and front of house support as well as  strategic business advice for creating sustainable art.

Gorilla Tango Bucktown is conveniently located at the intersection of Western and Milwaukee in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood. Easily accessible by public transportation, GT Bucktown is steps away from the Western Blue Line stop and the #49 Western, #56 Milwaukee, and #73 Armitage bus routes. Metered street parking is available on Milwaukee Avenue. Offering shows for a wide variety of audiences, Gorilla Tango Bucktown performances are listed in full on the website with descriptions and ratings similar to movie theater screenings. GT Bucktown now offers a selection of affordable beer and wine for purchase. Consult the website for rating information, tickets, and details about how to produce at this venue.
1919 N Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago IL 60647