Archive for October, 2015

Bach Collegium Japan makes intimate Chicago debut at Rockefeller Chapel

Four years ago, the Bach Collegium Japan made their first Midwest …

Oct 30, 2015
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Soprano Areyzaga warms up a rainy night in Chicago Ensemble opener

How many people are going to come out on a windy, …

Oct 29, 2015
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Contempo opens sixth decade with a farewell to Shulamit Ran

Contempo began its 51st season Tuesday night by saying goodbye.

The …

Oct 28, 2015
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Conductor makes free-wheeling debut with Chicago Composers Orchestra

For his debut as music director of the Chicago Composers Orchestra …

Oct 27, 2015
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CSO stays at par financially in 2015 FY

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra kept pretty much at par financially in …

Oct 26, 2015
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Cabell to replace Futral in Lyric’s “Merry Widow”

Elizabeth Futral has pulled out of the final three December performances …

Oct 22, 2015
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CSO’s Chris Martin shines brightly in Haydn concerto

It’s been an oddly bifurcated week for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra …

Oct 21, 2015
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Music of the Baroque leads off with a winning trio of Bach cantatas

Music of the Baroque elected to open its 45th season with …

Oct 20, 2015
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Pacifica Quartet, Hamelin inhabit parallel worlds at Logan Center

One of the abiding curiosities of performance is when musicians of …

Oct 19, 2015
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Roman’s compelling concerto given successful premiere by Illinois Philharmonic

Too many American orchestras are currently taking a reactionary approach to …

Oct 18, 2015
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