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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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John Vorrasi, 1948-2015

John Vorrasi, singer, cofounder, artistic director and longtime guiding light of…

Feb 25, 2015
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Marvin David Levy 1932-2015

Marvin David Levy, the American composer who shot to fame…

Feb 09, 2015
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Andrew Patner 1959-2015

Andrew Patner, a music critic and fixture on Chicago’s arts scene…

Feb 03, 2015
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CSO’s 125th season to include a look back, another Asian tour and more standard repertory

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra announced the lineup for its 125th anniversary…

Jan 26, 2015
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CSO hires 21-year-old as principal bassoon

Keith Buncke has been named principal bassoonist of the Chicago Symphony…

Jan 22, 2015
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Lyric lends itself a new tenor for “Tosca”

The Lyric Opera has a new Cavaradossi for its first-cast Tosca.…

Jan 12, 2015
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CSO announces new programming director

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s new programming chief will speak the same…

Jan 08, 2015
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Grant Park Music Festival to serve up a smorgasbord in 2015

The Grant Park Music Festival’s 81st season will serve up a…

Jan 06, 2015
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Geoffrey Gordon is second composer commissioned by the American Music Project

A Clarinet Quintet by Geoffrey Gordon is the second work commissioned…

Dec 16, 2014
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