The 1 Concert That Inspired Riccardo Muti to Create the Chicago Symphony’s African American Network

A photo from JET magazine of Riccardo Muti conducting his first tribute concert to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1991 with the Philadelphia Orchestra The Chicago Symphony Orchestra recently launched [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

VIDEO: What New York City Ballet Choreographer Justin Peck Listens for When Picking Music for Dance

Renowned choreographer Justin Peck took a break from his rehearsals with the Joffrey Ballet at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago to explain what he listens for when selecting music to choreograph.

By | February 15th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

Cold Doesn’t Bother Them Anyway: Artists Flock to Chicago to Audition for Disney’s “Frozen” Musical

Disney Theatrical Productions has come to Chicago to cast performers for its upcoming musical "Frozen" based upon the 2013 animated feature of the same name. Those auditioning spoke about themselves and what brought them to this particular audition.

By | January 13th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

The Cavatina Duo

We air a program recorded with the the Cavatina Duo on January 25, 2016, featuring the following repertoire: Fernando Sor: Variations on “O Cara armonia” from Mozart’s the Magic Flute (arr. Allan [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

QUIZ: What Character from Wagner’s “Ring” Are You?

By | October 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

For two weeks, join us as we explore the music of Giuseppe Verdi. Weekdays, 7:00 pm

By | October 3rd, 2016|Highlights, Primary, Uncategorized|

Mariss Jansons Conducts Shostakovitch

Jansons leads the Bavarian Radio Symphony in Shostakovich's "Leningrad" Symphony at Carnegie Hall. Friday, 8:00 pm

By | September 15th, 2016|Primary, Uncategorized|

Danielle de Niese in Recital from Ravinia

Hear soprano Danielle de Niese perform works by Grieg, Dowland, Bizet, and Mozart in a solo recital recorded live at the Ravinia Festival. Monday, 8:00 pm

By | September 11th, 2016|Highlights, Primary, Uncategorized|

Is Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D “Unplayable”? Violinist Jennifer Koh Explains…

By | September 6th, 2016|Primary, Uncategorized|

Leonard Slatkin’s 10 Forgotten American Masterpieces

By | September 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|
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