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Artistic grace under pressure exquisitely displayed at Evanston Chamber Music Festival

More than two years since the inception of the Covid-19 pandemic, […]

Aug 20, 2022
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New song-cycle spotlights Chicago Ensemble’s wide-ranging season finale

Maintaining its track record of serving up varied chamber music programs […]

Jul 26, 2022
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North Shore Chamber Fest opens with masterful Mendelssohn

The North Shore Chamber Music Festival saw a banner year in […]

Jun 09, 2022
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Wurtz premiere the clear highlight of American Music Project concert

With conventional concert formats that routinely couch brand-new works between better […]

Jun 06, 2022
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Nevermore Festival takes first flight with joyful ~Nois

The inaugural Nevermore Chamber Music Festival kicked off on Thursday evening […]

May 20, 2022
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Bella Voce wraps season in high style with a luminous English program

The superb Chicago choir Bella Voce closed its season Sunday afternoon […]

Apr 27, 2022
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Lakeview Orchestra serves up dramatic Tchaikovsky, Coleridge-Taylor rarity

Now in the latter half of this season’s post-lockdown thaw, the […]

Apr 11, 2022
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Nearing the end of a 45-year run, the Emerson Quartet makes a final Chicago stop at DePaul

“Long through thy weary crowds I roam; / But now, proud […]

Feb 26, 2022
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Women artists take the spotlight at Ear Taxi Festival

A defining narrative of the last eighteen months has been one […]

Oct 01, 2021
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Impromptu Festival brings back the intimacy and thrills of new music in the flesh

As audience capacity restrictions begin to slacken throughout the pandemic’s denouement, […]

Jun 26, 2021
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