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A 1968 Review of Greektown’s Parthenon Restaurant from the WFMT Guide


A sign posted today in front of Greektown’s historic restaurant, the Parthenon, read: “After over 48 years in business we are sad to inform you we are permanently closed. We more…

Hometown Star, Soprano Ailyn Pérez, Returns to the Windy City for Solo Recital

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Chicago-born soprano Ailyn Pérez returns to her hometown for a solo recital presented by the Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago on Thursday, September 8, 2017. “They tell you a career more…

In Wake of Historic Flooding, New Orleans Opera & Louisiana Philharmonic Team Up for Benefit Concert

Coast Guardsmen rescue stranded residents from high water during severe flooding around Baton Rouge, La., Aug. 14, 2016. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Giles

The New Orleans Opera Association and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra are giving a concert next Thursday evening to benefit south Louisiana public schools, arts organizations and artists hit by recent floods. Opera more…

16 Sharp Musical Purses You Need If Your Wardrobe’s Looking a Little Flat


Sometimes you don’t just need a good bag to hold your music for rehearsals, you need to show your love of music using the bag itself.

5 Classical Works to Help You Ease Bach Into School


Earlier this summer, the United States senate passed the Every Child Achieves Act, declaring music and the arts as core subjects. To many, the benefits of arts education are obvious. more…

Chiara String Quartet Plays Complete Bartók Quartets Completely By Heart


The Chiara String Quartet has dedicated itself to finding ways of making the musical experience exciting and engaging. For their latest project, the quartet has recorded all of Béla Bartók’s more…

Quiz: Do You Have Perfect Pitch?


Is your hearing pitch perfect? Play each of the videos below and see if you can identify the correct pitch.

Ravinia Announces Line-Up for Year-Round BGH Classics Series, Tickets as Low as $8 Each


Summer is winding down, though that doesn’t mean the music’s over at Ravinia. Ravinia just announced its year-round Classics Series in their indoor, 450-seat Bennett Gordon Hall.

Sarajevo Chamber Music Festival to Organize House Concerts

Performers at the 2015 Festival

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Organizers of the sixth annual Sarajevo Chamber Music Festival have invited music lovers to open their homes for concerts. The aim is to bring classical music more…

♪ ♪ Musical Footwear That’ll Make Your Soles Sing ♪ ♪


Need a bit more music in your wardrobe? We’ve got you covered. We found some musical shoes that are sure to knock your socks off. Tell us your favorite pair more…