Archive for 2018

Venezuelan conductor makes an admirable downtown debut with CSO

Rafael Payare made his Chicago Symphony Orchestra podium debut in 2015 …

Jan 19, 2018
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The more players the merrier with Chamber Music Society

It was yet another bone-chilling night in Chicago and one that …

Jan 18, 2018
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Erin Wall withdraws from Lyric’s “Faust” due to cancer treatment

Soprano Erin Wall has withdrawn from Lyric Opera’s March performances of …

Jan 18, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

Michael Hersch is among the most compelling of contemporary American composers. …

Jan 16, 2018
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Rolston Quartet makes a refined debut at Winter Chamber Music Festival

The Winter Chamber Music Festival in Evanston has justly earned kudos …

Jan 15, 2018
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Dutch quartet opens Winter Chamber Music Festival in compelling style

The 22nd annual Winter Chamber Music Festival opened Friday night in …

Jan 13, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

The first half of January is traditionally a light period on …

Jan 10, 2018
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Choral works, American music in the spotlight at 2018 Grant Park Music Festival

If you like what the Grant Park Music Festival has been …

Jan 09, 2018
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Violinist Hristova provides the highlights in Elgin Symphony’s “Hungarian” program

The Hemmens Cultural Center was at near-capacity Sunday afternoon for the …

Jan 08, 2018
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