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The Chicago Metamorphosis Orchestra Project (ChiMOP) is dedicated to affecting positive social change in young students with limited access to the arts by providing a safe and fun environment for them to make music in pursuit of artistic excellence together with peers and role models.
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Performance Calendar


Metamorphosis Ensemble, November 9 at 2pm at The Garlands in Barrington

The Metamorphosis Ensemble is a professional chamber ensemble comprised of ChiMOP staff and friends. The ensemble’s premier performance is a ChiMOP benefit recital on November 9 at 2PM at the Performing Arts Center at The Garlands in Barrington, IL. The program will feature the Bruch Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano (Op. 83) and the Ewazen Trio for Trumpet, Violin, and Piano. Performers will include ChiMOP Artistic Director Thomas Madeja (trumpet), ChiMOP teaching artists Sean Diller (viola) and Janet Lyu (violin), as well as Cory Tiffin (clarinet- Las Vegas Philharmonic, Loyola University) and George LePauw (piano- International Beethoven Project and Festival, 2012 Chicago Tribune Chicagoan of the Year). The concert is free but donations to the Chicago Metamorphosis Orchestra Project’s educational programs will be accepted. Tickets are not required, but seating is limited, please RSVP to to secure your seat.


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