With a superb cast and charming production, Lyric hits several high notes in delightful “Cenerentola”

After the numbingly tasteless new production of Le nozze di Figaro that …

Oct 05, 2015
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Fifth House Ensemble opens tenth season with raucous, rewarding program

On Sunday evening at Constellation Chicago, Fifth House Ensemble kicked off …

Oct 05, 2015
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Lynn Harrell joins Elgin Symphony to open season in style

The Elgin Symphony Orchestra kicked off its 2015-16 season with two …

Oct 05, 2015
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Bella Voce Camerata do their part for Arvo Pärt’s 80th

Arvo Pärt has been making a deep and significant impact on the …

Oct 04, 2015
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With a new principal flute, Muti and CSO mix it up with winning results

To no one’s surprise, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra announced Friday that …

Oct 02, 2015
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Pleasures are few in Lyric Opera’s garish, charmless “Figaro”

One year ago, the Lyric Opera opened their season with an …

Sep 27, 2015
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Harpist provides a highlight with CSO as the clock ticks on contract

After an opening week of galas and standard repertory, it would …

Sep 25, 2015
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Singers provide fleeting pleasures in COT’s revisionist “Lucio”

It’s often difficult to separate productions that refreshen and rejuvenate operas …

Sep 24, 2015
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With storm clouds on the horizon, CSO closes opening week with Italian flavor

There was clearly an attempt to create some light-hearted joie de vivre …

Sep 20, 2015
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Muti, CSO open season with Italianate Mozart and incendiary Beethoven

Three years ago, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra went on strike, prompting …

Sep 18, 2015
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