Performances

Orion Ensemble leads off season in genial fashion

The Orion Ensemble opened its 24th season with a genial and …

Sep 26, 2016
at 12:47 pm
No Comments

Muti, CSO open season with rich and eloquent Bruckner

Opening night of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s 126th season was pretty …

Sep 23, 2016
at 2:58 pm
7 Comments

French song proves tres bon at Collaborative Works Festival finale

On Saturday afternoon, we bid adieu to the Collaborative Arts Institute …

Sep 11, 2016
at 4:44 pm
No Comments

Stars of Lyric Opera bring down the house at Millennium Park

Lyric Opera of Chicago caught a break Friday night with its …

Sep 10, 2016
at 8:13 pm
No Comments

Collaborative Works Festival opens with evening of inspired French song

The Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago opened this fall’s festival of …

Sep 08, 2016
at 3:14 pm
No Comments

Pianist Debargue makes an indifferent Ravinia debut

French pianist Lucas Debargue made his Ravinia Festival debut Thursday night …

Aug 25, 2016
at 10:00 pm
5 Comments

Grant Park Music Festival closes in heavenly style with Berlioz’s “Damnation of Faust”

Friday night at the Grant Park Music Festival offered one of …

Aug 20, 2016
at 2:48 pm
2 Comments

Tetzlaff and Kalmar bring quirky engagement to Mendelssohn, Schubert

The afternoon rain abated and the sun peaked out right on …

Aug 18, 2016
at 3:09 pm
No Comments

Gerstein brings fire and poetry to a Tchaikovsky warhorse in fresh armor

As patrons congregated at Millennium Park Friday evening for the Grant …

Aug 13, 2016
at 12:54 pm
1 Comment

Kalmar, Grant Park Orchestra deliver rare gold with two American symphonies

Few American works capture the spirit of their times more economically …

Aug 11, 2016
at 1:46 pm
1 Comment