COT closes the Mitisek era with Glass’s dismal Disney downer

When an opera closes Act I with a giant mechanical puppet …

May 01, 2017
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Muti, CSO go to hell with Liszt’s “Dante” Symphony

The maestro is back in the house.

Riccardo Muti has returned …

Apr 28, 2017
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MCA has got the beat with premiere of work for 100 percussionists

Any concert that has 100 performing percussionists leading an audience of …

Apr 25, 2017
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Glover leads MOB in music of Mozart and Haydn

For its penultimate program of the season, Music of the Baroque …

Apr 25, 2017
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Pacifica Quartet makes a triumphant return to Mandel Hall

For the first time in seventeen years, the Pacifica Quartet performed …

Apr 22, 2017
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Concertmaster Chen gets double turn in spotlight with Järvi, CSO

Neeme Järvi led the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Thursday night after its …

Apr 21, 2017
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Dutoit, CSO bring glowing spiritual warmth to Easter program

One could hardly have assembled a better-balanced Easter week program than …

Apr 14, 2017
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Saariaho and Gubaidulina works stand out in Contempo program

Why is it that music of great contemporary composers always sound …

Apr 10, 2017
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Rockefeller Chapel offers a well-balanced program with Schütz rarity

Sunday afternoon on the University of Chicago campus, the Rockefeller Chapel …

Apr 10, 2017
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Chicago Philharmonic closes its season with romantic mix

The Chicago Philharmonic is closing its season in high style. In …

Apr 10, 2017
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