Performances

Muti, CSO knock their Tchaik program out of the park

“Did you like the concert?” asked Riccardo Muti to the cheering…

Sep 20, 2014
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Lincoln Trio opens “Jewel Box” series with music of Turina

Northeastern University’s “Jewel Box” series opened Friday with the Lincoln Trio…

Sep 20, 2014
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Muti, CSO open new season with a mixed Beethoven Ninth

In the 190 years since Beethoven conducted the premiere of his…

Sep 19, 2014
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Collaborative Arts Festival closes with Schumann and Brahms for all

In his remarks to the audience during Sunday afternoon’s concert at…

Sep 15, 2014
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COT’s worthy revival of Bloch’s “Macbeth” undone by distracting video and unkind cuts

The Andreas Mitisek era at Chicago Opera Theater has been one…

Sep 14, 2014
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Michelle DeYoung illuminates a wide range of lieder at Collaborative Arts Festival

As music lovers count the days until the opening of the…

Sep 13, 2014
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Collaborative Arts Festival leads off with intimate Schumann evening

The high-profile events that usually mark the start of a new…

Sep 12, 2014
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Lyric Opera sparks its own fireworks at Millennium Park

Navy Pier’s final fireworks of the summer may have intruded on…

Sep 07, 2014
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Dawn Upshaw and The Knights offer a worthy and eclectic evening at Ravinia

The Knights returned to Ravinia’s Martin Theater for their fifth season…

Aug 21, 2014
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Ravinia’s intimate Mozart magic remains with Conlon’s well-cast “Figaro”

One may have thought that the novelty had worn off for…

Aug 16, 2014
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