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Friday, December 1, 2017
4:05 PM


Mandel Hall


Free and open to the public

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UChicago Arts



A vocalise for soprano and string quartet, commissioned by the University of Chicago for the Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of Chicago Pile-1. First performance by Jessica Aszodi, Soprano, and Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians: Yuan-Qing Yu and Ni Mei, Violins; WeiJing Wang, Viola; and Ken Olsen, Cello. For more information, please visit

This event is part of Nuclear Reactions, a series of public events beginning in fall 2017 to commemorate and discuss the complex legacy of what transpired on December 2, 1942. View the full schedule of events for Dec. 1 and 2:

Visit the Nuclear Reactions website to learn more about this commemoration: