The Complaints Choir of Chicago performed for all Chicagoans on Sunday November 4 at the Cloud Gate aka The Bean at Millenium Park in the heart of Chicago. On Saturday November 3 the Choir was the biggest band ever to have performed at the legendary Empty Bottle Club. The Chicago Complaint Choir was conducted by Jeremy Jacobson aka the lonesome organist and organized by Frank and Lisa Mauceri of Smog Veill Records (in collaboration with MCA and SAIC and Humanities Festival).


The song was composed and conducted by Jeremy Jacobsen.

Lyrics and Performance by the Participants Lauren Abbott, Lauri Apple, Alec Allyn, Angela Allyn, Tess Allyn, Susan Babyk, David Banasiak, Doro Boehme, Cynthia Breckenridge, Lisa Buda, Sarah Burden, Christopher Cole, Sarah Croft, Isaac Csandl, Kristin DeCook, Nick Disabato, Richard Fox, Viktoria Gullo, Mia Horberg, Seana Huizenga, Lisa Jackson Mauceri, Jaclyn Jacunski, John Jines, Julie Johnson, Lizzie Johnson, Angela Just, Tellervo Kalleinen, Tero Kalleinen, Zephaniah Kibosh, Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen, Amy Levin, Andrew Lyman, Margaret Lyons, Mary Mackay, Frank Mauceri, John Backus Mayes, Kari McLean, Anne Olson, Andrew Otto, Laurie J. Rich, Gabriela Rivas, Justin Sheehan, Verlena Simms, Summer Sparacin, Megan Sullivan, Libby Taggart, Kaylee Tock, Elif Tuzer, David Walke, Lisa Warshauer, Erin Watson, Sarah Weis, Marie Wohaldo.

Piano Jeremy Jacobsen, Drums Charles Rumback, John Smillie, Bass Nick Macri, Sound Engineer Todd Carter, Camera J. trevin Albin, Ada Bilgaard Soby, Andrew Dryer, Seth Henrikson, Josh Nussbaum, Director of Camera Ada Bilgaard Soby , Still Photographer Claire Britt,

Produced by Smog Veil Records / Frank and Lisa Mauceri in Collaboration with Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago and Chicago Humanities Festival

Supported by School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Taiteen Keskustoimikunta / Arts Council of Finland

Thank You Jaclyn Jacunski, Yolanda Cesta Cursach, Salem Collo-Julin, Mary Jane Jacob, Tero Kalleinen, Trevor Martin, Peter Taub, The Empty Bottle, Fraction Workspace, Millennium Park, City of Chicago, Whole Foods Market.