Performances

Music of the Baroque roves widely in holiday program

At the ten-day mark before Christmas, holiday concerts in Chicago are …

Dec 15, 2018
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Tilson Thomas leads CSO in a fresh and powerful take on Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique”

Michael Tilson Thomas announced in 2017 that he would be departing …

Dec 14, 2018
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Tallis Scholars bring polish and purity to Renaissance Christmas program

Early music fans got an early gift of the Christmas season …

Dec 10, 2018
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Two fine singers vie with uninspired score in “When Adonis Calls”

When it comes to gay and non-gender-conforming narratives in opera, not …

Dec 09, 2018
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Grossman Ensemble makes impressive debut in a new era for new music at UC

Contemporary music at the University of Chicago entered a new era …

Dec 08, 2018
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Gardner, CSO take flight with Nielsen symphony

If there ever was a time for a Carl Nielsen renaissance, …

Dec 07, 2018
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Netrebko brings dollops of diva and Russian drama to Lyric Opera recital

Listeners with long memories will recall a time when concerts of …

Dec 04, 2018
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Little romantic charm, Massenet magic in Lyric Opera’s silly “Cendrillon”

Jules Massenet just can’t seem to catch a break.

The Frenchman …

Dec 03, 2018
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Tiberghien explores piano music of the First World War

Cédric Tiberghien returned to Orchestra Hall Sunday afternoon as part of …

Dec 03, 2018
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Two principals take the solo spotlight in CSO’s all-Mozart program

 For this week’s all-Mozart program, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra took a …

Nov 30, 2018
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