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      ACME

      ACME

      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 […]

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      Nicholas Canellakis and Michael Brown

      Nicholas Canellakis, Cello And Michael Brown, Piano With Violinist Elena Urioste

      Cellist Nicholas Canellakis and pianist/composer Michael Brown, known collectively as the Canellakis-Brown Duo, present innovative programs that combine masterpieces from the standard repertoire with original compositions and arrangements. They also co-star in “Conversations with Nick Canellakis” an irreverently funny web series in which they speak with stars of the classical music world. They are currently on […]

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      Valparaiso University Chorale

      Valparaiso Chorale

      Valparaiso University Chorale is among the top Lutheran collegiate choirs in the United States, upholding the highest standard of choral art through performance of the greatest choral literature of all eras. http://www.valpo.edu/music/ensembles/vu_chorale.php

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      Jeffrey Siegel

      Jeffrey Siegel, piano

      In addition to solo appearances with the world’s great orchestras, internationally acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel has presented his concert-with-commentary series, KEYBOARD CONVERSATIONS®, for 45 years. Happy anniversary to a great musician, passionate  scholar, and enthusiastic communicator. Jeffrey Siegel Celebrates the 45th Anniversary Season of Keyboard Conversations with 4 Performances at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall FRIDAY, OCTOBER […]

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      Recent Programs

      Marc-Andre Hamelin

      Marc-Andre Hamelin

      Marc-André Hamelin, Piano

      Lisa Flynn welcomes pianist Marc-André Hamelin back to Impromptu. Later this evening, he and the Takács Quartet will open the 2014/15 Symphony Center Presents Chamber Music series. Thursday, October 16, 2014 7:30 PM Takács Quartet with Marc-André Hamelin Haydn, Debussy, Franck https://cso.org/TicketsAndEvents/EventDetails.aspx?eid=6488

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      Chicago A Cappella

      Chicago A Cappella

      Chicago a capella

      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 […]

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      Nicholas Kraemer

      Nicholas Kraemer

      Nicholas Kraemer, Conductor

      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 […]

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      Danish String Quartet

      Danish String Quartet

      Danish String Quartet

      “…we are simply your friendly neighborhood string quartet with above average amounts of beard.” – Rune, Asbjørn, Fredrik and Frederik, The Danish String Quartet

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