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Music of the Baroque today announced its plans for a 2021-22 season, the venerable Chicago area ensemble’s 51st.
All day long, tune in to hear WFMT’s celebration of Johann Sebastian Bach, who was born on this date in 1685.
Chicago Musical Pathways Initiative aims to diversify American orchestras by preparing promising young artists from underrepresented communities for careers in music.
Does Bach rock your socks? Do you think you know the music of the contrapuntal master, J.S. Bach, himself? See how well you know Bach’s “The Well-Tempered Clavier,” one of the foundational works of classical music and of keyboard literature.
Are you a revolutionary like Beethoven, or are you obsessive like Berlioz? Take this quiz to see which symphonic master you most resemble.