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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Illinois Philharmonic unveils another venturesome season

The Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra will continue its venturesome mix in the…

Jun 04, 2014
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Jeanne Gang to design acoustical shell for Lyric Opera

*Moving forward with its emphasis on non-operatic events, the Lyric Opera…

May 29, 2014
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Dufour wins Berlin Philharmonic audition: Will he leave the CSO—again?

Mathieu Dufour, principal flute of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, won…

May 15, 2014
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