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Archive for January 9, 2014

Before Baroque

Jester with a Lute by Frans Hals

Thursday at 10:00 PM This week on Baroque&Before Candice Agree presents L’Arpeggiata and the a capella group Lords of the Chords performing music of Tallis, Byrd and Victoria. Also music by Cazzati and Kapsberger.

Avalon Quartet LIVE

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[Impromptu Thursday at 3:00 PM] Total immersion–that seems to be the philosophy of the Avalon Quartet. A couple seasons ago they played all sixteen Beethoven quartets. This year they’re playing the six Bartoks.

Resident at Northern Illinois University, the Avalons split their time between DeKalb and Chicago, giving their concerts at the Art Institute. On January 12, they present the 4th Bartok Quartet. These composer immersions are significant