Select a Date

December 2014
S M T W T F S
« Nov   Jan »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  

Archive for December 1, 2014

Ryan Opera Center’s Holiday Program

J'nai Bridges

Members of Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Ryan Opera Center take WFMT listeners on an unusual journey through seasonal music on Monday evening. The recital offers holiday fare by the ever-popular John Rutter, but includes pieces you’re not likely to hear in shopping malls or telecasts or community concerts.

Benjamin Britten

Double Reeds Live at Cultural Center

Hand-made bassoon reeds

Two members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s woodwind section step to the front of the stage for a free concert at the Chicago Cultural Center on Monday. Bassoonist Dennis Michel and oboist Michael Henoch play works by Casimir Théophile Lalliet and David Diamond with pianist Kay Kim, part of Chicago Chamber Musicians Ensemble’s First Mondays