Oboist Alex Klein denied CSO tenure; threatens to sue, says report

The triumphant return of Alex Klein to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra …

May 25, 2017
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Illinois Philharmonic names Kirov as music director

Stilian Kirov has been selected as the next music director of …

May 09, 2017
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Chicago Opera Theater to offer a shorter but promising 2017-18 season

After expanding this season, Chicago Opera Theater will revert to its …

Apr 04, 2017
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Conlon to replace ailing Haitink with CSO

April is indeed shaping up as the cruelest month, at least …

Mar 24, 2017
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Critic’s Choice

It’s been a good month for visiting pianists in Chicago with …

Mar 21, 2017
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Järvi to replace Dohnányi in April CSO stand

Neeme Järvi will replace the ailing Christoph von Dohnányi in the …

Mar 20, 2017
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Harris Theater to present Monteverdi cycle in 2017-18

In the 2017-18 season, the Harris Theater will present all three …

Mar 15, 2017
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Music of Ligeti, Josefowicz and Aimard on tap in UC Presents’ 2017-18 season

Music of György Ligeti will be spotlighted in the University of …

Mar 13, 2017
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Handel’s “Esther” and Mendelssohn’s “Elijah”on tap for Music of the Baroque’s 2017-18 season

Music of the Baroque will offer eight programs once again in …

Mar 08, 2017
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Critic’s Choice

The Lyric Opera is closing its season with Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, …

Feb 22, 2017
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