Archive for March, 2018

Nagano, Vonsattel and CSO fete Bernstein in style

If you’ve been living in a cave for the past six …

Mar 30, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

The Seven Last Words of Christ is a singular work in …

Mar 28, 2018
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Glover leads Music of the Baroque in a vivid, dramatic “St. John Passion”

With John Nelson quietly folding up the tent of his Chicago …

Mar 27, 2018
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Chicago Chorale singers deliver in a mixed Mozart/Levin Requiem

Holy Week is a reliably rich period on the classical calendar. …

Mar 26, 2018
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Rembrandt Chamber Musicians unearth a gem in Eastern European program

Bohuslav Martinů remains the most inexplicably neglected composer of the 20th …

Mar 24, 2018
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CSO Chorus marks 60 years of excellence with Schubert mass

It was 60 years ago this month that the Chicago Symphony …

Mar 23, 2018
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May 23

Orion Ensemble
Weber: Quintet in B-flat major for Clarinet and String …

Mar 22, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

The bigger the challenge, the greater the success. That maxim has …

Mar 21, 2018
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A subbing Shaham brings wide-ranging program to Chicago

Symphony Center subscribers were no doubt crestfallen when the megastar duo …

Mar 19, 2018
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Lyric’s “Fellow Travelers” offers soaring music and affecting humanity in Chicago premiere

“It’s more of a love story than I expected,” said one …

Mar 18, 2018
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