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October 9, 2014 at 4:00 pm
“…we are simply your friendly neighborhood string quartet with above average amounts of beard.” – Rune, Asbjørn, Fredrik and Frederik, The Danish String Quartet
October 14, 2014 at 10:00 am
Later this week, Nicholas Kraemer leads Music of the Baroque in a performance of the Mozart Requiem, music of transcendent genius and powerful emotion. Next month he returns to conduct the CSO in performances of Bach’s Brandenburg concerti. Lisa Flynn welcomes him to WFMT for two hours of his classical favorites. October 19 & 20 […]
October 14, 2014 at 8:00 pm
The nine singers of Chicago a cappella perform selections from Global Transcendence, a program of sacred harmony and chant from Jewish, Muslim, Christian, Hindu, Baha’i, Native American, and other traditions. Saturday: October 11, 2014, 8:00 PM Pilgrim Congregational Church 460 Lake St., Oak Park, IL 60302 Sunday: October 12, 2014, 4:00 PM Wentz Concert Hall […]
October 27, 2014 at 10:00 am
The American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME), celebrating its tenth season in 2014-2015, is dedicated to the outstanding performance of masterworks from the 20th and 21st centuries, primarily the work of American composers. ACME’s Impromptu debut will feature music by ensemble member Caroline Shaw. Sunday, October 26th at 8:30pm Constellation 3111 N Western Ave. Chicago, IL […]
October 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Chicago-born pianist Conley Johnson makes his Impromptu debut in advance of his upcoming performance at PianoForte.
September 22, 2014 at 2:00 pm
The New Budapest Orpheum Society is an Ensemble-in-Residence in the Humanities Division at the University of Chicago. The ensemble draws upon a wide range of repertories, many forgotten, others preserved in European archives, all poignantly bearing witness to the great tradition of Jewish cabaret.
September 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm
September 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Fresh from a triumphant performance as Candide at the Tanglewood Festival, tenor Nicholas Phan launches his 2014-15 season in Chicago as Artistic Director of the Collaborative Works Festival, exploring the music of three great Romantics in “Love Songs: Clara Wieck, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.”