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Opus 327 presents Bach Cantatas 12 and 70 with Trebles of St. Luke's & Bella Voce
Mar
16
7:00 PM19:00

Opus 327 presents Bach Cantatas 12 and 70 with Trebles of St. Luke's & Bella Voce

This **may* be one of the last times to hear the excellent treble soloist William Lewis in the soprano solo from Bach’s BWV 70 performed on period instruments.

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Chicago Choral Artists debut at Chicago Temple - The Story of Jonah
Oct
22
7:30 PM19:30

Chicago Choral Artists debut at Chicago Temple - The Story of Jonah

Chicago Choral Artists makes its debut at Chicago Temple with a sacred program about sacrifice and redemption, the centerpiece of which is the fine Italian baroque oratorio Historia Jonae by Giacomo Carissimi. Also on the program, an epic anthem by Gerald FInzi - "Lo, the full, final sacrifice," perfect for a choral ensemble of this size; and a vehicle for  CCA baritone Douglas Anderson, Bach's cantata 158 -Der Friede sei mit dir.

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Chicago Choral Artists - Psalms and Songs: The Story of Jonah
Oct
21
7:30 PM19:30

Chicago Choral Artists - Psalms and Songs: The Story of Jonah

Chicago Choral Artists artistic director Michael Costello has crafted a sacred program about sacrifice and redemption, the centerpiece of which is the fine Italian baroque oratorio Historia Jonae by Giacomo Carissimi. Also on the program, an epic anthem by Gerald FInzi - "Lo, the full, final sacrifice," perfect for a choral ensemble of this size; and a vehicle for  CCA baritone Douglas Anderson, Bach's cantata 158 -Der Friede sei mit dir.

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Bach Week Festival presents BWV 21 "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" featuring Rosalind Lee
May
6
7:30 AM07:30

Bach Week Festival presents BWV 21 "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" featuring Rosalind Lee

  • Anderson Chapel - North Park University (map)
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Bach Week Festival Orchestra and Chorus & North Park University Chamber Singers  present this beloved cantata featuring soloists Rosalind Lee, William Watson, and Will Liverman with guest conductor Julia Davids in a program that also includes Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080

Rosalind Lee recently made a very strong impression with her appealing tone quality and regal stage presence in the Haymarket Opera spring presentation of Stradella's  St John the Baptist.  The editor of Vocal Arts Chicago is excited to hear more from this artist.

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VOX 3 Collective presents Fairytales & Folklore - Myth and Fairytale in song
Apr
28
7:00 PM19:00

VOX 3 Collective presents Fairytales & Folklore - Myth and Fairytale in song

A comprehensive version of the program VOX3 Collective presented on April 24th - this time in two parts at one of the city's best venues for art song - PianoForte Foundation Studios.  Come hear this prolific group's deep roster of talent present a program exploring mythology and folklore in song.

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VOX 3 Collective presents Fairytales & Folklore - Myth and Fairytale in song
Apr
24
3:00 PM15:00

VOX 3 Collective presents Fairytales & Folklore - Myth and Fairytale in song

  • Skokie Public Library - Petty Auditorium (map)
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A free event at Petty Auditorium | Skokie Public Library featuring VOX3 Collective's deep roster of talent in a program exploring mythology and fairytale in song.

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The Genius of Handel - Dixit Dominus, Gloria, & Nisi Dominus
Apr
16
7:00 PM19:00

The Genius of Handel - Dixit Dominus, Gloria, & Nisi Dominus

St. John Cantius boasts one of the most ambitious music programs in the city.  Hear the formidable St. Cecilia Choir & Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Fr. Scott A. Haynes in some of Handel's most exciting Italianate music written for the church.

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