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Music of the Baroque presents Claudio Monteverdi - 1610 Vespers

  • St. Michael's Church 1633 North Cleveland Avenue Chicago, IL United States (map)

A towering masterpiece of the early Baroque — at once intimate and grand, prayerful and dramatic, exalted and sensual. Monteverdi’s rarely performed 1610 Vespers of the Blessed Virgin offers up a dizzying array of textures and sonorities in brilliant instrumental writing, opulent choruses, and moving solo arias and duets. Only subscribers are guaranteed seats for what is certain to be a highlight of the classical music season.