Muti’s CSO contract extended two years through 2022

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra announced Tuesday morning that Riccardo Muti’s contract …

Jan 30, 2018
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Erin Wall withdraws from Lyric’s “Faust” due to cancer treatment

Soprano Erin Wall has withdrawn from Lyric Opera’s March performances of …

Jan 18, 2018
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Critic’s Choice

The first half of January is traditionally a light period on …

Jan 10, 2018
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Choral works, American music in the spotlight at 2018 Grant Park Music Festival

If you like what the Grant Park Music Festival has been …

Jan 09, 2018
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Singers, Civic Orchestra member accuse Dutoit of predatory sexual behavior; major orchestras cut ties

In yet another case of sexual harassment allegations in the …

Dec 21, 2017
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No local charges for Levine; conductor says abuse allegations are “unfounded”

The Lake County state’s attorney office said Friday that no charges …

Dec 10, 2017
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As fourth Levine victim comes forward, Ravinia Festival severs all ties with conductor

Following a New York Times report of a fourth abuse victim, …

Dec 04, 2017
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Metropolitan Opera suspends Levine as two more victims come forward


The Metropolitan Opera announced Sunday night that it is suspending …

Dec 03, 2017
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Levine accused of molesting underaged teen during Ravinia tenure


Celebrated conductor James Levine has been accused of molesting a …

Dec 02, 2017
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Dmitri Hvorostovsky 1962-2017

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, one of the great dramatic baritones of his generation, …

Nov 22, 2017
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