Calendar

January 30

University of Chicago Presents
ALBA Consort
Medieval and Baroque songs
7:30 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu; 773-702-8068

January 31

PianoForte Foundation
Daniel Schlosberg, pianist
Ryan de Ryke, baritone
Schubert: Piano Sonata D. 960
Schwanengesang D. 957
7 p.m. PianoForte Studios

St. Olaf Choir
7:30 p.m. Fourth Presbyterian Church
stolaftickets.universitytickets.com

February 1

The Chicago Ensemble
Telemann: Concerto for oboe, string quartet and piano
Dutilleux: Sonata for oboe and piano
Gilad Cohen: Ten Variations for oboe, string quartet and piano
Dvorak: Piano Quintet
3 p.m. International House, Hyde Park
thechicagoensemble.org

International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)
Kurtag: Ligatura for Balint Varga
Fujikura: Calling
Saariaho: Tocar
Birtwistle: An Interrupted Endless Melody
Carter: Epigrams
7:30 p.m. Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University

February 2

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Puccini: Tosca
Tatiana Serjan, Brian Jagde, Evgeny Nikitin;
Dmitri Jurowski, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

February 4

CSO Chamber: All Access
Les Musiciens de Paris
Telemann: Paris Quartet No. 6
Hotteterre: Trio Sonata in B Minor
Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time
6:30 p.m. Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center

St. Olaf Choir
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Hall, Evanston
pickstaiger.org

International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)
Bienen School student compositions
7:30 p.m. Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University

February 5

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Puccini: Tosca
Tatiana Serjan, Brian Jagde, Evgeny Nikitin;
Dmitri Jurowski, conductor
2 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Gilbert Kalish, Wu Han, pianists
Victor Caccese, Christopher Froh, Ayano Kataoka, Ian David Rosenbaum, percussionists
Zukovic: Meccanico from Trio per uno for percussion trio
Nancarrow: Piece for Tape arranged for percussion
de Mey: Musique de tables for percussion trio
Cage arr Rosenbaum: In a Landscape
Takemitsu: Rain Tree for percussion trio
Reich: Drumming: Part 1
Bartok: Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater

International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)
Northwestern Contemporary Music Ensemble
Benjamin Bolter, conductor
Xenakis: Echange
Birtwistle: Cortege
Podgursky: MindJob
Wilson Tanner Smith: New work
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

PianoForte Foundation
The Piano Battle
Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis pianists
Classical and improvised piano music
7:30 p.m. PianoForte Studios 1335 S. Michigan Ave.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Matthias Goerne, baritone
Schubert: An Sylvia
Strauss: Traum durch die Dämmerung
Strauss: Das Rosenband
Strauss: Freundliche Vision
Schubert: Greisengesang
Strauss: Heimliche Aufforderung
Strauss: Ruhe, meine Seele
Schubert: Im Abendrot
Strauss: Allerseelen
Schubert: Tränenregen from Die schöne Müllerin
Strauss: Morgen!
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
8 p.m. Symphony Center

February 6

Chicago Jazz Philharmonic
Orbert Davis, director
“The Godfather of Third Stream”
Gunther Schuller, guest
Daniel Schynder: world premiere
7:30 p.m. Symphony Center
cso.org312-294-3000

University of Chicago Presents
Isabelle Faust, violinist
Alexander Melnikov, pianist\
Dvorak: Romantische Stucke, Op. 75
Enescu: Impressions d’Enfance, Op. 28
Tchaikovsky: Melodies
7:30 p.m. Mandel Hall, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu773-702-8068

February 7

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Michael Christie, conductor
Michael Sweeney, bassoonist
Korngold: Much Ado About Nothing Suite
Mozetich: Concerto for bassoon and strings with marimba
Brahms: Symphony No. 2
7:30 p.m. Hemmens Cultural Center, Elgin

PianoForte Foundation
The Piano Battle
Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis pianists
Classical and improvised piano music
7:30 p.m. PianoForte Studios 1335 S. Michigan Ave

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Matthias Goerne, baritone
Schubert: An Sylvia
Strauss: Traum durch die Dämmerung
Strauss: Das Rosenband
Strauss: Freundliche Vision
Schubert: Greisengesang
Strauss: Heimliche Aufforderung
Strauss: Ruhe, meine Seele
Schubert: Im Abendrot
Strauss: Allerseelen
Schubert: Tränenregen from Die schöne Müllerin
Strauss: Morgen!
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
8 p.m. Symphony Center

Chicago a cappella
Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater
John William Trotter, director
A cappella en Espanol
8 p.m. Nichols Concert Hall, Evanston

February 8

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Michael Christie, conductor
Michael Sweeney, bassoonist
Korngold: Much Ado About Nothing Suite
Mozetich: Concerto for bassoon and strings with marimba
Brahms: Symphony No. 2
2:30 p.m. Hemmens Cultural Center, Elgin

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Matthias Goerne, baritone
Schubert: An Sylvia
Strauss: Traum durch die Dämmerung
Strauss: Das Rosenband
Strauss: Freundliche Vision
Schubert: Greisengesang
Strauss: Heimliche Aufforderung
Strauss: Ruhe, meine Seele
Schubert: Im Abendrot
Strauss: Allerseelen
Schubert: Tränenregen from Die schöne Müllerin
Strauss: Morgen!
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
3 p.m. Symphony Center

Chicago a cappella
Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater
John William Trotter, director
A cappella en Espanol
4 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, Hyde Park

International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)
Michael Nicolas, cellist
Jaime Oliver, electronics
Davidovsky: Synchronisms No. 3
Thorvaldsdottir: Transitions
Reich: Cello Counterpoint
Gosfield: Burn Again Over a Low Blue Flame
Oliver: New work for cello and electronics
8:30 p.m. Constellation, 3111 N. Western

February 9

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Wagner: Tannhäuser
Johan Botha, Amber Wagner, Michaela Schuster, Gerald Finley, John Relyea:
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
6 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

February 10

The Chicago Ensemble
Telemann: Concerto for oboe, string quartet and piano
Dutilleux: Sonata for oboe and piano
Gilad Cohen: Ten Variations for oboe, string quartet and piano
Dvorak: Piano Quintet
7:30 p.m. Fourth Presbyterian Church
thechicagoensemble.org

February 13

PianoForte Foundation
Solomiya Ivakhiv, violin, Alexa Muhly, cello, Mia Isada-Hagle, piano
Beethoven: Piano Trio Op.1 No. 3
Kodaly: Duo for violin and cello Op. 7
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 1, Op. 49
7 p.m. PianoForte Studios, 1335 S. Michigan Ave.

Rembrandt Chamber Players
Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano
Hindemith: Die Serenaden
Huydts: Piano Quartet
Canteloube/Labella: Songs of the Auvergne
Schumann: Piano Quartet
7:30 p.m. Nichols Concert Hall, Evanston

Chicago Composers Orchestra
Tsukasa Taiko Drumming Ensemble
Christopher Ranaekers, conductor
Jenna Lyle: new work for orchestra
Randall West: new work for orchestra
Elbio Barilari: Concerto Tropicalia
Paul Rudy: Seven Spiritual Laws of Life
8 p.m. Vittum Theater, 1012 N. Noble

Chicago a cappella
Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater
John William Trotter, director
A cappella en Espanol
8 p.m. Pilgrim Congregational Church, Oak Park

February 14

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Wagner: Tannhäuser
Johan Botha, Amber Wagner, Michaela Schuster, Gerald Finley, John Relyea:
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
6 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

St. Olaf Choir
Program TBA
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Hall, Evanston
pickstaiger.org847-491-5441

Chicago a cappella
Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater
John William Trotter, director
A cappella en Espanol
8 p.m. Nichols Concert Hall, Evanston

February 15

Chicago Philharmonic
Visceral Dance Chicago
Scott Speck, conductor
David Perry, violinist, Carol Cook, violist
Milhaud: Le boeuf sur le toit
Martinu: La revue de cuisine
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante K. 364
Strauss: Champagne Polka
3 p.m. Nichols Hall, Evanston

PianoForte Foundation
Alice Zhang, pianist
Music of Bach, Beethoven, Liszt, Schumann, Chopin and Ravel
3 p.m. PianoForte Studios 1335 S. Michigan Ave.

Chicago a cappella
Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater
John William Trotter, director
A cappella en Espanol
4 p.m. Wentz Concert Hall, Naperville

Dal Niente Presents
Mark Buchner, double bassist
Chris Wild, cellist
Music for solo double bass by Xenakis, Sciarrino, Berio
Music for double bass and cello by Scelsi, Donatoni and Schnittke
8:30 p.m. Constellation, 3111 N. Western

February 16

Rembrandt Chamber Players
Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano
Hindemith: Die Serenaden
Huydts: Piano Quartet
Canteloube/Labella: Songs of the Auvergne
Schumann: Piano Quartet
7:30 p.m. PianoForte Studios, 1335 S. Michigan

February 17

Fifth House Ensemble
Schoenberg: Verklarte Nacht
Connesson: Sextour
Puts: Seven Seascapes
7 p.m. Mayne Stage

Assad Brothers, duo guitarists
Romero Lubambo, jazz guitarist
“Samba Exotico”
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Evanston

February 18

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Wagner: Tannhäuser
Johan Botha, Amber Wagner, Michaela Schuster, Gerald Finley, John Relyea:
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
6 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

February 19

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, pianist
Rosa Feola, soprano, Alisa Kolosova, mezzo soprano,
Saimir Pirgu, tenor, Michele Pertusi, bass
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Mozart: Requiem
8 p.m. Symphony Center

February 20

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, pianist
Rosa Feola, soprano, Alisa Kolosova, mezzo soprano,
Saimir Pirgu, tenor, Michele Pertusi, bass
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Mozart: Requiem
1:30 p.m. Symphony Center

Chicago Opera Theater
Picker: Therese Raquin
Mary Ann Stewart, Matthew Di Battista, Ed Parks, Suzan Hanson
Andreas Mitisek, conductor
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater

University of Chicago Presents
Avi Avital, mandolinist
David Greilsammer, pianist
Mozart: Sonata K. 301
Berg: Piano Sonata Op. 1
Bach: Sonata No. 6 BWV 1019
Bach: Partita No. 2 BWV 1004
Mozart: Fantasia K. 475
Part: Fratres
Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances
7:30 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu773-702-8068

Schola Antiqua of Chicago
Michael Alan Anderson, director
Ryaan Ahmed, lutenist
“The Lion’s Ear: Music for Leo X”
Sacred music and works by Francesco da Milano
7:30 p.m. Bond Chapel, University of Chicago

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor
Helene Grimaud, pianist
Ravel: Mother Goose Suite
Ravel: Piano Concerto in C Major
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
8 p.m. Symphony Center

February 21

Schola Antiqua of Chicago
Michael Alan Anderson, director
Ryaan Ahmed, lutenist
“The Lion’s Ear: Music for Leo X”
Sacred music and works by Francesco da Milano
8 p.m. St. Clement Church, Lincoln Park

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, pianist
Rosa Feola, soprano, Alisa Kolosova, mezzo soprano,
Saimir Pirgu, tenor, Michele Pertusi, bass
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Mozart: Requiem
8 p.m. Symphony Center

February 22

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Wagner: Tannhäuser
Johan Botha, Amber Wagner, Michaela Schuster, Gerald Finley, John Relyea:
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
1 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

Avalon String Quartet
Berg: String Quartet Op. 3
Brahms: String Quartet Op. 51, No. 1
2 p.m. Fullerton Hall, Art Institute

Chicago Opera Theater
Picker: Therese Raquin
Mary Ann Stewart, Matthew Di Battista, Ed Parks, Suzan Hanson
Andreas Mitisek, conductor
3 p.m. Harris Theater

Olli Mustonen, pianist
Tchaikovsky: Album for the Young
Chopin: Mazurka Op. 59, No. 1
Chopin: Mazurka Op. 59, No. 2
Chopin: Mazurka Op. 59, No. 3
Chopin: Mazurka Op. 56, No. 1
Chopin: Mazurka Op. 56, No. 2
Chopin: Mazurka Op. 56, No. 3
Mustonen: Sonata (Jehkin Iivana)
Scriabin: Sonata No. 10
Scriabin: Vers la flamme
3 p.m. Symphony Center

Chicago Opera Theater
Picker: Therese Raquin
Mary Ann Stewart, Matthew Di Battista, Ed Parks, Suzan Hanson
Andreas Mitisek, conductor
3 p.m. Harris Theater

Northbrook Symphony
Lawrence Rapchak, conductor
Serena Harnack, violinist
Mozart: Marriage of Figaro: Overture
Mozart: Idomeneo: Passacaille
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4
Haydn: Symphony No. 99
4 p.m. Sheely Center, Northbrook

Music of the Baroque
Nicholas Kraemer, conductor
Telemann: Suite for 3 oboes, bassoon and strings
Purcell: Chaconne for 2 violins and continuo
Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 1
Handel: Concerto Grosso Op. 3 No. 1
Vivaldi: Concerto “per l’orchestre di Dresda”
7:30 p.m. North Shore Center, Skokie
baroque.org; 312-551-1414

February 23

Music of the Baroque
Nicholas Kraemer, conductor
Telemann: Suite for 3 oboes, bassoon and strings
Purcell: Chaconne for 2 violins and continuo
Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 1
Handel: Concerto Grosso Op. 3 No. 1
Vivaldi: Concerto “per l’orchestre di Dresda”
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater
baroque.org; 312-551-1414

February 24

Fifth House Ensemble
Schoenberg: Verklarte Nacht
Connsesson: Sextour
Puts: Seven Seascapes
6 p.m. Museum of Contemporary Art

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Weinberg: The Passenger
Amanda Majeski, Daveda Karanas, Brandon Jovanovich, Joshua Hopkins, Kelly Kaduce
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, pianist
Rosa Feola, soprano, Alisa Kolosova, mezzo soprano,
Saimir Pirgu, tenor, Michele Pertusi, bass
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Mozart: Requiem
7:30 p.m. Symphony Center

February 25

Lyric Unlimited
Marhulets: The Property
Jill Grove, Anne Slovin, James Maddalena, Nathaniel Olson, Sam Handley, Julianne Park
Members of Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Eric Einhorn, director
7:30 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

Chicago Opera Theater
Picker: Therese Raquin
Mary Ann Stewart, Matthew Di Battista, Ed Parks, Suzan Hanson
Andreas Mitisek, conductor
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater

February 26

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Wagner: Tannhauser
Johan Botha, Amber Wagner, Michaela Schuster, Gerald Finley, John Relyea:
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
6 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

PianoForte Foundation
Ling-Ju Lai, pianist
Music of Bach
7 p.m. PianoForte Studios, 1335 S, Michigan Ave.

Lyric Unlimited
Marhulets: The Property
Jill Grove, Anne Slovin, James Maddalena, Nathaniel Olson, Sam Handley, Julianne Park
Members of Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Eric Einhorn, director
7:30 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts
www.lyricopera.org312-827-56000

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Scriabin: Symphony No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Center

February 27

Lyric Unlimited
Marhulets: The Property
Jill Grove, Anne Slovin, James Maddalena, Nathaniel Olson, Sam Handley, Julianne Park
Members of Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
Eric Einhorn, director
1 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Scriabin: Symphony No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6
1:30 p.m. Symphony Center

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Puccini: Tosca
Hui He, Jorge de Leon, Mark Delavan;
Dmitri Jurowski, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

University of Chicago Presents
Jerusalem Quartet
Mozart: Quartet K. 387
Bartok: Quartet No. 4
Schumann: Quartet Op. 41, No.3
7:30 p.m. Mandel Hall, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu773-702-8068

Orquestra Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Alfonso Moreno, guitarist, Irina Chistiakova, pianist
Music by Granados, Rodrigo, Ponce and de Falla
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater

February 28

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Weinberg: The Passenger
Amanda Majeski, Daveda Karanas, Brandon Jovanovich, Joshua Hopkins, Kelly Kaduce
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org312-827-5600

William Ferris Chorale
Ancient Rituals, New Voices
Two Italian Requiems
7:30 p.m. Our Lady of Mount Carmel, W. Belmont

Chicago Opera Theater
Picker: Therese Raquin
Mary Ann Stewart, Matthew Di Battista, Ed Parks, Suzan Hanson
Andreas Mitisek, conductor
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Scriabin: Symphony No.2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Center

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January 22

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Alisa Kolosova, mezzo-soprano, Sergey Skorokhodov, tenor
Scriabin: Symphony No. 1
Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky
8 p.m. Symphony Center

January 23

Winter Chamber Music Festival
Bienen School Faculty and Guests
Beethoven: Piano Trio No.1
Glinka: Trio pathetique for clarinet, bassoon and piano
Zwilich: Violin Sonata
Beethoven: Septet in E-flat Major
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Evanston
pickstaiger.org/events/winter-chamber-music-festival; 847-467-4000

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Alisa Kolosova, mezzo-soprano, Sergey Skorokhodov, tenor
Scriabin: Symphony No. 1
Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky
8 p.m. Symphony Center

January 24

University of Chicago Presents
Contempo at 50: Now and Then
eighth blackbird
Pacifica Quartet
Stephen Burns, trumpet
Sharon Harms, soprano
David Fulmer, conductor
Hyla: Wave
Ran: Perfect Storm
Shapey: Concertante No. 1 for trumpet and ten instruments
Hodge: then
Eaton: The End of It
7:30 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu; 773-702-8068

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Puccini: Tosca
Tatiana Serjan, Brian Jagde, Evgeny Nikitin;
Dmitri Jurowski, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org: 312-827-5600

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Alisa Kolosova, mezzo-soprano, Sergey Skorokhodov, tenor
Scriabin: Symphony No. 1
Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky
8 p.m. Symphony Center

New Chicago Brass
Handel: Royal Fireworks Music
Bach: Contrapuncti I and X
Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Gabrieli: Canzona Septimi Toni No. 2
Gabrieli: Sonata Pian’e Forte
Warlock: Capriol Suite
8 p.m. Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston

January 25

Avari Quartet
Busoni: String Quartet No. 2
Puccini: Crisantemi
Verdi: String Quartet
2 p.m. Fullerton Hall, Art Institute

Garrick Ohlsson, pianist
Prokofiev: Four Pieces, Op. 4
Rachmaninoff: Variations on a Theme by Corelli
Prokofiev: Four Etudes Op. 2
Scriabin: Desir
Scriabin: Sonata No. 7 (White Mass)
Scriabin: Etude No. 11
Scriabin: Etude No.10
Scriabin: Fragilite 
Scriabin: Sonata No. 5
3 p.m. Symphony Center

University of Chicago Presents
Pacifica Quartet
Puccini: Crisantemi
Carter: Quartet No.1
Beethoven: Quartet Op. 59 No. 1
3 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu; 773-702-8068

PianoForte Foundation
Fifth House Ensemble
Khachaturian: Trio for clarinet, violin and piano
Bartok: Contrasts
Sheng: Tibetan Dance
Hartke: The Horse with the Lavender Eye
3 p.m. PianoForte Studios

Pilgrim Chamber Players
Dorel Ensemble
Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 1
Ravel: Duo Sonata for violin and Cello
Beethoven: String Trio Op.9 No.1
3 p.m. Highland Park Community House

Music of the Baroque
Jane Glover, conductor
Susanna Philips, soprano
Handel: Arias from Giulio Cesare
Handel: Concerto grosso in C Major (Alexander’s Feast
Haydn: Scena di Berenice
Mozart: Symphony No. 34 K. 338
Mozart: “Bella mia fiamma” K. 528
7:30 p.m. North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Skokie
baroque.org; 312-551-1414

Winter Chamber Music Festival
Dover Quartet
Mozart: String Quartet No. 20
Saariaho: Terra Memoria
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 9
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
pickstaiger.org/events/winter-chamber-music-festival; 847-467-4000

The Frequency Series
A Portrait of Caroline Shaw
Anne Lanzilotti, violist
Chicago Q Ensemble
Jacob Harpster, percussionist
8:30 p.m. Constellation, 3111 N. Western

January 26

PianoForte Foundation
Picosa
Kirk: Work for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano
Bach: Cello Sonata BWV 1028
Various Composers: Elaeth Songs for piano
Bartok: Contrasts
Muthel: Flute Sonata in D Major
Bodin: Peal
7 p.m. PianoForte  Studios 1335 S. Michigan Ave.

Music of the Baroque
Jane Glover, conductor
Susanna Philips, soprano
Handel: Arias from Giulio Cesare
Handel: Concerto grosso in C Major (Alexander’s Feast)
Haydn: Scena di Berenice
Mozart: Symphony No. 34 K. 338
Mozart: “Bella mia fiamma” K. 528
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater
baroque.org; 312-551-1414

January 27

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
Debussy: La mer
Scriabin: The Divine Poem
7:30 p.m. Symphony Center

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Puccini: Tosca
Tatiana Serjan, Brian Jagde, Evgeny Nikitin;
Dmitri Jurowski, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org: 312-827-5600

January 29

Ensemble Dal Niente
Music of Mikel Kuehn:
Between the Lynes
Returning the Complement
Devouring Time
Unfoldings
8 p.m. Northern Illinois Recital Hall, DeKalb

January 30

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Puccini: Tosca
Tatiana Serjan, Brian Jagde, Evgeny Nikitin;
Dmitri Jurowski, conductor
2 p.m. Civic Opera House
www.lyricopera.org: 312-827-5600

University of Chicago Presents
ALBA Consort
Medieval and Baroque songs
7:30 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, Hyde Park
chicagopresents.uchicago.edu; 773-702-8068

January 31

PianoForte Foundation
Daniel Schlosberg, pianist
Ryan de Ryke, baritone
Schubert: Piano Sonata D. 960
Schwanengesang D. 957
7 p.m. PianoForte Studios

St. Olaf Choir
Program TBA
7:30 p.m. Fourth Presbyterian Church
stolaftickets.universitytickets.com

February 4

St. Olaf Choir
Program TBA
7:30 p.m. Pick-Staiger Hall, Evanston
pickstaiger.org

February 6

Chicago Jazz Philharmonic
Orbert Davis, director
“The Godfather of Third Stream”
Gunther Schuller, guest
Daniel Schynder: world premiere
7:30 p.m. Symphony Center
cso.org; 312-294-3000

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December 28

Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert
Strauss Symphony of America
The Chicago Philharmonic
Alexander Steinitz, conductor
Rebecca Nelson, soprano
Eduardo Aladrén, tenor
2:30 p.m. Symphony Center

 

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