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Gifted Schumann Quartet brings Viennese program to Logan Center

Hearing “Schumann Quartet,” one naturally thinks of the three works penned […]

Feb 10, 2024
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Cohen impressive in understated debut with MOB

Music of the Baroque hosted two high-profile debuts Monday night at the Harris […]

Jan 30, 2024
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Pacifica Quartet wraps brief UChicago return with elevated artistry

Having previously served as a resident ensemble at the University of […]

Jan 29, 2024
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Parker Quartet shines brightly at Winter Chamber Music Fest 

It seems as though Blair Milton only picks winners. The director […]

Jan 20, 2024
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Alltop is the conductor who saved Christmas for Music of the Baroque 

When Music of the Baroque’s founder Thomas Wikman inaugurated the group’s […]

Dec 16, 2023
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Apollo Chorus’s “Messiah” bedeviled by unholy acoustic

The Apollo Chorus of Chicago, now celebrating its 152nd season, has […]

Dec 10, 2023
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Apollo’s Fire serves up Irish holiday warmth with “Wassail!”

The Chicago Christmas concert calendar is in full cry, with ensembles […]

Dec 09, 2023
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Third Coast Percussion gives shining advocacy to epic Burritt premiere

Not getting nominated for Grammys seems to be a struggle for […]

Dec 06, 2023
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Wind soloists bring stylish verve to Music of the Baroque program

In opening remarks before Monday’s Music of the Baroque concert at […]

Nov 21, 2023
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Apollo’s Fire takes a varied and rewarding journey to Venice

The Cleveland-based Baroque orchestra Apollo’s Fire continues to expand its Chicago […]

Nov 12, 2023
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