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In April, 2019 Janice Misurell-Mitchell was awarded an Artists Fellowship by the Illinois Arts Council, for $15,000, as unrestricted funds.

Upcoming Performances of Music by Janice Misurell-Mitchell


Friday, February 21, 2020, 10:30am
Splice Festival, Miami University
Concert 2
Karawane, for voice/alto flute and electronics, JM-M, voice/alto flute
Souers Recital Hall, Center for Performing Arts
420 South Patterson Avenue
Oxford, OH, 45056
Admission free
https://splicemusic.org/festival/schedule/iii/concert2

March 2 – 20, 2020
Ragdale Foundation Residency
Lake Forest, IL

Thursday, April 9, 2020
“Freedom From and Freedom To”
An Evening of Dance, Music and Improvisation
Curated by Crystal Sabbagh
Elastic Arts
3429 W Diversey Ave. #208
Chicago, IL 60647
Admission: $10

Weds. April 15, 6pm
“Fresh Ayers” Event: The Mental Traveler
Reading by WJT Mitchell
The Mental Traveler
Performance by Janice Misurell-Mitchell
The Light that Burns, for voice/flute
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
Admission free
773.752.4381 info@semcoop.com

Recent Performances of Music by Janice Misurell-Mitchell

Saturday, January 25, 2020
6:30pm, talk; 7:30pm, concert
Chicago Composers Orchestra
“chaos:composed”
New Works for Jazz-rock Ensemble and Orchestra
JM-M, Commission for CCO, Aurisons
Ganz Hall at Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Tickets: $15, $20, $30
https://www.chicagocomposersorchestra.org/

Monday, January 20, 2020, 7:00pm
6Degrees Composers
“Embracing the Spirit – the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.”
Janice Misurell-Mitchell, Mamiwata, for solo marimba, John Corkill, marimba
Una voce perduta:, in memoriam, Ted Shen, for solo alto flute
JM-M, alto flute
Grace Place Episcopal Church
537 S. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60605
Admission free, reception follows the concert

Sunday, January 19, 2020, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
New Music at the Green Mill Series
Janice Misurell-Mitchell, Scat/Rap Counterpoint
JM-M, voice, Ernie Adams, percussion
The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640
Admission: $5.00
greenmilljazz.com

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 9:00PM
“Freedom From and Freedom To”
An Evening of Dance, Music and Improvisation
Curated by Crystal Sabbagh
Elastic Arts
3429 W Diversey Ave. #208
Chicago, IL 60647
Admission: $10

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 7:30pm
Chicago Soundings
Profaning the Sacred, for voice/flute/alto flute and bass clarinet/clarinet
Texts by Allen Ginsberg and Regie Gibson
JM-M, voice/flutes and Eric Mandat, clarinets
Queen of Angels Catholic Church
2330 W Sunnyside Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
Admission Free

Projects

Music for chamber ensemble and voices based on phrases and ideas from Jacques Attali’s Noise

Teaching – SAIC: Music, Voice and Text; Music and the Political