Grant Park Music Festival to wrap season with Bill Bolcom premiere

As the musical organization in Chicago most committed to works of…

Aug 11, 2014
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Spektral Quartet pushes the envelope with an adventurous season lineup

The Spektral Quartet has lined up a characteristically adventurous season for…

Aug 08, 2014
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Martha Gilmer leaves CSO after 35 years for top post in San Diego

After 35 years at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, most of it…

Aug 01, 2014
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Joan Harris to receive the National Medal of Arts

Joan W. Harris will receive the National Medal of Arts award,…

Jul 22, 2014
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Weinberg’s “The Passenger” proves a powerful experience in New York

Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s The Passenger will come to the Lyric Opera of…

Jul 11, 2014
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Lyric Opera “clarifies” budget numbers

When is a reserve fund not a reserve fund?


Jul 10, 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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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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CSO pulls in record $32 million from Zells, Negaunee; Lyric Opera announces more outreach projects


*The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association announced two of…

Jun 12, 2014
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Mozart, Picker, and Gordon works on tap in COT’s 2015 season

Chicago Opera Theater will present three local premieres in its 2015…

Jun 11, 2014
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