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The Annual Tchaikovsky Spectacular at Ravinia Review- Cannons Boom and Music Swirls

The Annual Tchaikovsky Spectacular at Ravinia Review- Cannons Boom and Music Swirls On Sunday, July 16th, 2017, Guest Conductor Dima Slobodeniouk led the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and pianist Simon Trpčeski in a stunning yearly tribute to Tchaikovsky, with live cannons delighting the packed Ravinia Festival

Bassist Billy Sheehan - The 'Big' Interview

Bassist Billy Sheehan - The 'Big' Interview Bringing back the sound of great melodies bound to incredible musicianship

The Moody Blues at Ravinia Review- A fine 50 year anniversary concert

The Moody Blues at Ravinia Review- A fine 50 year anniversary concert The Moody Blues presented their 50 year anniversary concert at the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, a rock symphonic event including their entire "Days of Future Passed" album

CSO at the Movies presents "Jaws" Review- Great Thriller, Great Score

CSO at the Movies presents "Jaws" Review- Great Thriller, Great Score As part of its "CSO at the Movies" series, the Chicago Symphony presented the masterpiece film "Jaws", with its splendid and terrifying score conducted by Richard Kaufman just in time for the 4th of July

Mälkki/Marsalis/CSO Review - A sweeping program including a world premiere

Mälkki/Marsalis/CSO Review - A sweeping program including a world premiere Guest Conductor Susanna Mälkki of the Helsinki Philharmonic led the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with renowned jazz instrumentalist Branford Marsalis in a fine inventive program including a CSO commissioned world premiere by Melinda Wagner

Pianist Kirill Gerstein Review – A Spectacular Performance at Symphony Center

Pianist Kirill Gerstein Review – A Spectacular Performance at Symphony Center The final concert in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra piano series at Symphony Center concluded on June 11, 2017 with pianist Kirill Gerstein's spectacular performance

Manfred Honeck conducts the CSO Review - A Wonderful All Mozart Program

Manfred Honeck conducts the CSO Review - A Wonderful All Mozart Program I had the pleasure of attending a Chicago Symphony Orchestra Friday afternoon concert on June 9, 2017 featuring Conductor Manfred Honeck, Soprano Regula Mühlemann and pianist Paul Lewis with the CSO

Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra Review- An Ambitious, Fully Realized Concert

Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra Review- An Ambitious, Fully Realized Concert On June 4, 2017, the Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra conducted by founder/violinist Vladimir Spivakov, with soprano Hibla Gerzmava and Guest cellist Danielle Akta gave a thrilling concert at Symphony Center, Chicago

Valčuha/Tetzlaff Review-A diverse and well-developed program with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Valčuha/Tetzlaff Review-A diverse and well-developed program with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Conductor Juraj Valčuha with Guest Violinist Christian Tetzlaff in a finely chosen and diverse program with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

"Northwestern Musicians in Millennium Park" Review-Zappa/Varèse Concert Rocks the Pritzker Pavilion

"Northwestern Musicians in Millennium Park" Review-Zappa/Varèse Concert Rocks the Pritzker Pavilion On May 28, 2017, students and conductors of Northwestern University's School of Music put on a terrific concert at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, Chicago, featuring the music of visionaries Frank Zappa and Edgard Varèse

San Francisco’s Symphony’s Anti-symphonic Soundbox Review - The Trombone Stars

San Francisco’s Symphony’s Anti-symphonic Soundbox Review - The Trombone Stars San Francisco Symphony’s Soundbox reverses the formal assumptions of the classic classical music venue - it is a great place to go

Camden Rocks Festival Preview - Get Ready to Rock London!

Camden Rocks Festival Preview - Get Ready to Rock London! Camden Rocks Festival 2017, The UK's biggest all-day multi-venue festival, has revealed full line-up details for the June 3rd all-day event

Maurizio Pollini Plays Chopin Review - A Spectacular Performance

Maurizio Pollini Plays Chopin Review - A Spectacular Performance What a delight it was to attend an all Chopin performance by pianist Maurizio Pollini

"López-Cobos/Barnatan" Review- The Chicago Symphony Orchestra presents Turina, Gershwin and Dvořák

"López-Cobos/Barnatan" Review- The Chicago Symphony Orchestra presents Turina, Gershwin and Dvořák Conductor Jesús López-Cobos and Pianist Inon Barnatan join the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for 3 performances of a diverse program of Turina, Gershwin and Dvořák at Symphony Center.

"On the Edge of Silence" Review- MusicNOW 2016 - 2017 Season Finale

"On the Edge of Silence" Review- MusicNOW 2016 - 2017 Season Finale The 2016-2017 MusicNOW season finale took place May 22 at The Harris Theater, an exploration of form with mystical inspiration. The 20th Anniversary season to come will be intriguing and rewarding

"Bienen Concerts Honor Zappa and Varèse" Preview- two Memorial Day weekend concerts

"Bienen Concerts Honor Zappa and Varèse" Preview- two Memorial Day  weekend concerts On May 26th and May 28th, 2017, in Evanston and Millennium Park, Northwestern University's Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music will host concerts showcasing the work of Frank Zappa and Edgard Varèse

Player The Band Gets Their Baby Back on Track

Player The Band Gets Their Baby Back on Track Player The Band known for their #1 hit 'Baby Come Back" is back and actively touring!

"Hrůša conducts Smetana" Review- Má Vlast returns to Symphony Center

"Hrůša conducts Smetana" Review- Má Vlast returns to Symphony Center Czech conductor Jakub Hrůša debuted at Symphony Center conducting The Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a 6 song complete cycle and ode to his national heritage, "Má Vlast", by Bedřich Smetana

"Rightness in the Rhythm" Review- The Chicago Sinfonietta with The Marcus Roberts Trio

"Rightness in the Rhythm" Review- The Chicago Sinfonietta with The Marcus Roberts Trio The Chicago Sinfonietta closed its 2016-2017 season joined by The virtuoso Marcus Roberts Trio for "Rightness in the Rhythm: 100 Years of Symphony and Jazz"

What You & Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers Have In Common

What You & Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers Have In Common Think you don’t have anything in common with the inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? Think again!

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