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Arvo Pärt will turn 80 in September. The Estonian mystic’s music…

May 21, 2015
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Fleming’s contract as Lyric creative consultant extended through 2017

The Lyric Opera of Chicago announced late Thursday that the company…

May 14, 2015
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Even with two late substitutions in major roles, this week’s Chicago Symphony

May 12, 2015
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CSO announces subs for “Pelleas” due to illness

Illness has befallen the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s upcoming performances of Pelleas

May 11, 2015
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Ars Viva to draw the curtain after two decades

Ars Viva’s season-closing concert next month will be its final performance,…

Apr 13, 2015
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The 100th anniversary of World War I will be marked by…

Apr 07, 2015
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UC Presents announces eclectic schedule for 2015-16

Philip Glass, Paul Lewis, Jordi Savall, and Bach Collegium Japan are…

Mar 18, 2015
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Music of the Baroque to offer a varied lineup in 2015-16

Music of the Baroque will serve up a rare Handel oratorio…

Mar 11, 2015
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Conlon’s final Ravinia season to offer a look back

James Conlon’s final summer as music director of the Ravinia Festival…

Mar 05, 2015
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Lyric’s “Tannhäuser” tenor ailing; Ryan Center mezzo makes Cardiff finals

Johan Botha has not sung the title role in the last…

Mar 03, 2015
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