Critic’s Choice

All the excellent productions that the Haymarket Opera Company has presented …

Sep 26, 2018
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Utah Arts Review to launch this fall

I’m delighted to announce the launch of Utah Arts Review, our …

Jul 17, 2018
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CSO announces new composer in residence, principal oboe

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra announced today the appointment of Missy Mazzoli …

Jun 26, 2018
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Illinois Philharmonic names composer in residence

The Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra has a new composer in residence.

Ben …

May 11, 2018
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Heggie’s “Moby-Dick” comes to Chicago in COT’s 2018-19 season

Two weeks ago while lamenting the continuing lack of American works …

Feb 28, 2018
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Amid changes, UC Presents sticks with classical emphasis in 2018-19 season

There was substantial sotto voce buzz last week when it was …

Feb 27, 2018
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“Christmas Oratorio,” “Four Seasons” on tap in Music of the Baroque’s 2018-19 season

Music of the Baroque’s first season under new executive director Declan …

Feb 26, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

In recent seasons Music of the Baroque has offered some choice …

Feb 20, 2018
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A trio of rarities, Italian favorites and the Ring continues in Lyric Opera’s 2018-19 season

Two works new to Chicago, a popular tenor in a long-awaited …

Feb 06, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

In 2016 Lyric Opera delivered one of its finest bel canto …

Feb 01, 2018
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