Tech issues apart, Thirsty Ears Festival serves up a wide range of music in relaxed, al fresco setting

Access Contemporary Music kicked off its seventh annual Thirsty Ears Festival […]

Aug 14, 2022
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Kalmar, Tetzlaff and Grant Park Chorus deliver a summer highlight with Shostakovich, Vaughan Williams

One rarely appreciates the great things in life at the time. […]

Aug 13, 2022
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Piccinini, GPO give stellar advocacy to premiere of Theofanidis Flute Concerto

Wednesday night’s Grant Park Orchestra concert this week served as an […]

Aug 11, 2022
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Kalmar unearths intriguing rarity in GPO’s kaleidoscopic French program

With only two weeks remaining in the 2022 Grant Park Music […]

Aug 06, 2022
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Malofeev makes worthy Ravinia debut in over-generous program

Alexander Malofeev had been scheduled to make his Ravinia debut in […]

Aug 05, 2022
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Grant Park Chorus celebrates 60 years with a program for a summer evening

It’s been a grand summer for choral singing in Chicago. The […]

Aug 05, 2022
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Kalmar, Grant Park Orchestra scale the tragic heights of Mahler’s Ninth 

The final weekend of July is invariably an artistically fortuitous time […]

Jul 30, 2022
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Women conductors spotlighted in “Breaking Barriers” festival at Ravinia

Musical events under Marin Alsop’s direction this weekend at the Ravinia […]

Jul 30, 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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Stenz, Trpčeski light up 20th-century program with Grant Park Orchestra

The Grant Park Orchestra had a particularly fine outing Friday night […]

Jul 23, 2022
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