Small blue tickets that read Hudson FamilyFuneralwere needed to enter the massive Apostolic Church of God
, but that didn't deter crowds of onlookers who gathered outside.
The Chicago Sinfonietta is pitted against the eclectic Windy City band Mucca Pazza with the guest Apostolic Church of God
Sanctuary Choir for two concerts titled "Praise and Punk: The Ending of All Endings" at two locations: first on Saturday at North Central College's Wentz Concert Hall, 171 E.
The concert will feature as guest artists the 180-voice Apostolic Church of God
Sanctuary Choir, the 30-piece punk marching band Mucca Pazza, American violinist Melissa White, and 15-year-old cellist Ifetayo Ali-Landing.
The audience will have a chance to greet such guest artists as the legendary Apostolic Church of God Sanctuary Choir, the extravagant punk marching band Mucca Pazza, world-renowned American violinist Melissa White, and a fifteen year old genius cellist Ifetayo Ali-Landing.
"Chicago Sinfonietta closes its 30th Anniversary Season with 'Praise and Punk' featuring two award winning string soloists, Ifetayo Ali-Landing and Melissa White, both winners of the prestigious Sphinx Competition, the 180-voice Apostolic Church of God Sanctuary Choir, and the 30-piece performance art marching band, Mucca Pazza," said Jim Hirsch, Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Sinfonietta.
Martin Luther King Jr." featuring Nicole Cash on the horn and Elizabeth Norman singing soprano; the Apostolic Church of God
Sanctuary Choir will perform and the multimedia presentation "Mountain Top" will be shown during the concert.