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Ying Quartet brings venturesome program to Winter Chamber Music Festival

“What a pleasure it is to play in front of real […]

Jan 25, 2022
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Abridged Winter Chamber Music Fest opens with rewarding concert by the Miró Quartet

Of the numerous local cultural events canceled in the wake of […]

Jan 23, 2022
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Muti leads CSO in a belated, balletic New Year’s Day program

There can be a moment of trepidation when a conductor takes […]

Jan 21, 2022
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Sinfonietta marks MLK birthday with a wide array of music

The Chicago Sinfonietta presented its annual Martin Luther King tribute concert […]

Jan 18, 2022
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Organ music by two Chicago composers, past and present, given excellent advocacy

Organ music by Frank Ferko and Leo Sowerby. David Schrader, organist […]

Jan 17, 2022
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Muti’s CSO new year opens with taut Beethoven, tightened restrictions

Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra were scheduled to embark […]

Jan 14, 2022
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Six world premieres to highlight 2022 Grant Park Music Festival

Six world premieres will be on tap in the Grant Park […]

Jan 11, 2022
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Elgin Symphony serves up intriguing rarity with Clara Schumann concerto

The Elgin Symphony Orchestra is putting a nicely subversive spin on […]

Jan 09, 2022
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Dale Clevenger 1940-2022

Dale Clevenger, principal horn of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for nearly […]

Jan 07, 2022
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Lyric cancels Mazzoli’s “Proving Up” due to Covid surge

The Lyric Opera of Chicago has cancelled this month’s Chicago premiere […]

Jan 05, 2022
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