Archive for May, 2014

Cellist Weilerstein makes a case for Prokofiev rarity with CSO

For the second program in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s “Truth to …

May 30, 2014
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Orion Ensemble wraps season with varied lineup from Mozart to Gershwin

The Orion Ensemble is closing their season with a program titled …

May 29, 2014
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Jeanne Gang to design acoustical shell for Lyric Opera

*Moving forward with its emphasis on non-operatic events, the Lyric Opera …

May 29, 2014
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Dal Niente shines in Raphael Cendo’s dazzling, kinetic music

Ensemble Dal Niente can always be counted on to present a …

May 26, 2014
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CSO’s festival opener light on artistic truth but delivers sonic power

Whatever else one can say about the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s “Truth …

May 23, 2014
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From Mozart to Adams, Rembrandt Chamber Players close the season with a varied lineup

“Old and New World Folk” was the theme for the Rembrandt …

May 22, 2014
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Kraemer, Music of the Baroque strike sparks with wide-ranging season finale

The first performance of Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks was …

May 20, 2014
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Emanuel Ax gracefully reveals the once and future Brahms

The third and final program of Emanuel Ax’s “Brahms Project” series …

May 19, 2014
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Chicago Chorale performs love songs, from Brahms to Kern, delightfully

The Chicago Chorale concluded their season with a concert Sunday afternoon …

May 19, 2014
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Illinois Philharmonic wraps its season with a double dose of Romeo and Juliet

The Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra has had a big season. Led by …

May 18, 2014
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