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Petter Wahlbäck Concert
August 19 @ 6:00 pm
Petter Wahlbäck is an award-winning Swedish composer and sound designer working out of Chicago. Petter’s main areas of focus are music for media and performing arts. Recent theater sound and music credits include the Eurydice, Requiem for a Heavyweight, By the Bog of Cats, Ada and the Engine, and Vanya on the Plains by the Artistic Home, and Defacing Michael Jackson and The Book of Merman (Flying Elephant Productions), and The My Way Residential (The Irish Theatre). Petter also compose music for film and dance.
Come on and join Petter Wahlbäck in exploring songs from the Swedish song treasure. Petter will be performing and discussing his favorite songs from Sweden’s most beloved song writers such as Carl Michael Bellman, Evert Taube, Cornelius Wreeswijk, Joakim Thåström and many more.
A Swedish meatball and mashed potato dinner will be served at 6 p.m. and arrive at 6:30 p.m. if you plan to come for the concert only. Concert only tickets can now only be bought at the door at $10 for Museum and SWEA members and $15 for everyone else.
This concert is sponsored in part by SWEA Chicago.