Archive for May, 2013

Van Zweden and CSO give new luster to Bartók classic

There was something of a family aura to Thursday night’s Chicago …

May 31, 2013
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ICE brings up-close intimacy to Lang opera premiere at MCA

For the season closer of their residency at Chicago’s Museum of …

May 31, 2013
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Rachleff bids farewell to Chicago Philharmonic with exhilarating performance

For his final outing as music director of the Chicago Philharmonic …

May 25, 2013
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Prieto, CSO deliver vital and energetic performances of Latin works

Chicago Symphony Orchestra patrons were treated Thursday night  to first-class performances …

May 24, 2013
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Buchbinder to replace Andsnes for June CSO program

Leif Ove Andsnes has withdrawn from his June concerts with the …

May 24, 2013
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Chicago Chorale spotlights a century of a cappella music

Although the designation “a cappella” has come to signify singing without …

May 21, 2013
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MOB wraps season with a deep and memorable “St. John Passion”

Bach’s setting of the Passion According to Saint John is dramatic, …

May 20, 2013
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Impassioned Mahler “Resurrection” marks a fitting close to Heatherington era at Lake Forest Symphony

Alan Heatherington was appointed music director of the Lake Forest Symphony …

May 18, 2013
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Serkin’s Takemitsu elevates a watery mixed program from Mena, CSO

Symphony Center’s “Rivers Festival” is in its third week of exploration …

May 17, 2013
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Chicago Opera Theater’s all-20th-century 2014 season to offer three Chicago premieres

Chicago Opera Theater’s 2014 season promises to continue the edgy and …

May 17, 2013
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