Archive for June, 2014

Kalmar, Grant Park forces soar in Janáček’s “Glagolitic Mass”

No local music organization can match the Grant Park Music Festival …

Jun 28, 2014
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Chicago Chamber Musicians suspends artistic operations

Once one of the leading lights of the local classical music …

Jun 27, 2014
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A rejuvenated Juilliard Quartet impresses anew at Ravinia

A historic musical event took place a year ago at the …

Jun 24, 2014
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Kalmar, Grant Park Orchestra deliver stirring and eloquent Elgar

Over eight decades, there are not many works that have been …

Jun 21, 2014
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Muti, CSO wrap season with resounding Mahler

There’s plenty of empty local boosterism in Chicago to go around—political, …

Jun 20, 2014
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Jackiw finally gets his Mozart in on a stormy night at Grant Park

Stefan Jackiw can’t catch a break in Chicago.

Last year the …

Jun 18, 2014
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Kernis “Goblin” highlights ACM’s storytelling season finale

Access Contemporary Music wound up their season Tuesday night with an …

Jun 18, 2014
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Illinois Philharmonic exec to take up Colorado post

Andrew Bradford is a young man in a hurry.

After just …

Jun 16, 2014
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Kalmar, Grant Park Orchestra take flight (indoors) with Berlioz rarity

Hector Berlioz eventually settled on calling his Romeo et Juliette a …

Jun 14, 2014
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Muti is back for a gracious evening of Viennese Classicism and a bittersweet farewell

Riccardo Muti is back in town to lead the final two …

Jun 13, 2014
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