Andrew Bird - Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago126 E Chestnut St Chicago,IL
12/09/2019 8:00 PM - 12/09/2019 10:00 PM
Andrew Bird announces the reprise of his annual “Gezelligheid” concerts this winter with a five-night residency at Chicago’s Fourth Presbyterian Church. The intimate performances arrive on the heels of Bird’s worldwide tour in support of his latest full-length record, “My Finest Work Yet.” Appropriating a Dutch term that loosely translates to “cozy,” the Gezelligheid performances concentrate mainly on instrumental violin pieces amplified only by Bird’s signature giant Victrola horns. Special guest Madison Cunningham to join.
Andrew Bird is an internationally acclaimed musician, songwriter and composer who has released fifteen records to date. Recording and touring extensively, Bird has performed around the world at festivals and renowned institutions including Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House and Walt Disney Concert Hall. In addition to being a TED Talks presenter, a New Yorker Festival guest, and an op-ed contributor for the New York Times, Bird was recently cast in FX’s critically-acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning limited series, Fargo. The series begins production in Chicago this fall and will air on FX in 2020.
Fourth Presbyterian Church is located at 126 East Chestnut Street, on the corner of Michigan Avenue and Delaware Place (across from the John Hancock Center).