Music in Chicago

Music in Chicago

Celebrate Chicago’s vibrant classical music scene.

Music in Chicago gives you a front-row seat to some of the best classical music concerts presented throughout the Chicago area. Every day in the noon hour, Lisa Flynn features recent performances from the city’s soloists, orchestras, choirs, bands and chamber ensembles. The Elgin Symphony Orchestra, St. Charles Singers, Rachel Barton Pine, Dover Quartet, Civic Orchestra, Midwest Mozart Festival, and Chicago Latino Music Festival are among the many artists and organizations that have been heard on this weekly program.

WFMT is always looking for new groups and musicians to feature on Music in Chicago. If you or your ensemble would like to be considered for our program, audition online to let us know more about you and to send us a recording.

September 28 – October 2, 2020

October 2, 2020

This week on Music in Chicago, we'll hear a flute concerto by Chicago composer Lita Grier, a recent performance from the Rush Hour Concert Series, the return of live music in the Dame Myra Hess Series, chamber music from the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, and guitarist Stephane Wrembel on an Impromptu encore.