Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Gramophone Magazine placed Jason Vieaux, “among the elite of today’s classical guitarists.” His latest album, PLAY, a selection of audience favorites celebrating Vieaux’s 20 years of professional touring, was released in January 2014 on Azica Records.
Monday, 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.”
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Monday, 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.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Chicago-born pianist Conley Johnson makes his Impromptu debut in advance of his upcoming performance at PianoForte.
Thursday, 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
Tuesday, 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 […]
Monday, 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 […]
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Comprised of cellist Nicholas Canellakis and pianist/composer Michael Brown, the Canellakis-Brown Duo presents 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 […]
Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 12:00 pm
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 […]