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The Arizona Republic
Craig Robinson gets serious (sort of) with 'Morris from America'don’t realize how hard funny people work at making it look easy. A: It’s an ar
Craig Robinson gets serious (sort of) with 'Morris from America'
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
don’t realize how hard funny people work at making it look easy. A: It’s an art form. You don’t just walk into the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with a flute and say, “Let’s do this.” No. You have to work at it and earn your spot. Q: You’re... Read more
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Daily Herald
5 things to do this weekend in the suburbsmore. Tickets $45. (630) 896-6666 or riveredgeaurora.com. Gates open at 6 p.m.,
5 things to do this weekend in the suburbs
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
more. Tickets $45. (630) 896-6666 or riveredgeaurora.com. Gates open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20.Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Ravinia Hear acclaimed violinist Itzhak Perlman as the guest soloist with conductor Bramwell... Read more
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Daily Herald
Country rockers Parmalee kick it in Rosemontviolinist Itzhak Perlman is the guest soloist with conductor Bramwell Tovey for
Country rockers Parmalee kick it in Rosemont
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
violinist Itzhak Perlman is the guest soloist with conductor Bramwell Tovey for an all-Beethoven concert with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Saturday at the Ravinia Festival, 418 Sheridan Road, Highland Park. $25-$100 pavilion seating;... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pauly Shore packs the laughs for Schaumburgviolinist Itzhak Perlman is the guest soloist with conductor Bramwell Tovey for
Pauly Shore packs the laughs for Schaumburg
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
violinist Itzhak Perlman is the guest soloist with conductor Bramwell Tovey for an all-Beethoven concert with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Saturday at the Ravinia Festival, 418 Sheridan Road, Highland Park. $25-$100 pavilion seating;... Read more
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Architect Magazine
The ‘Chicago Picasso’ Turns 49 Todaythe art piece. Today is the 49th anniversary of its unveiling, which was marked
The ‘Chicago Picasso’ Turns 49 Today
Architect Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
the art piece. Today is the 49th anniversary of its unveiling, which was marked with fanfare including a performance by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and a reading by Pulitzer-Prize winning poet Gwendolyn Brooks. The work, now known as the Chicago... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Paris Schutz equally at ease in front of the camera and at the pianoAve. (davenportspianobar.com). He starts at 8 p.m. Even if you have never seen
Paris Schutz equally at ease in front of the camera and at the piano
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Ave. (davenportspianobar.com). He starts at 8 p.m. Even if you have never seen him play you have heard his music. He and Chicago Symphony Orchestra trumpet player John Hagstrom composed and play the theme music for "Chicago Tonight" and Schutz... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How the CSO's top oboist overcame neurological disorder to play againA dozen years ago, the music stopped for Alex Klein. In May 2001, Klein, then
How the CSO's top oboist overcame neurological disorder to play again
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
A dozen years ago, the music stopped for Alex Klein. In May 2001, Klein, then serving as principal oboe of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, found himself losing control of his fingers when he played. He was eventually diagnosed with a neurological... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Three masters of American music celebrated at Grant Park, RaviniaConcerts this week by the Grant Park Orchestra at Millennium Park and the Chica
Three masters of American music celebrated at Grant Park, Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Concerts this week by the Grant Park Orchestra at Millennium Park and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Ravinia gave rare exposure to once highly acclaimed symphonies by important American composers from the 1930s and '40s that have fallen off the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Recommended Chicago-area classical concertsRavinia Festival, Lake Cook and Green Bay roads, Highland Park; $80 and $95, $2
Recommended Chicago-area classical concerts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Ravinia Festival, Lake Cook and Green Bay roads, Highland Park; $80 and $95, $20 lawn; 847-266-5100, www.ravinia.org Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Violin virtuoso Joshua Bell is joined by jazz trumpeter Chris Botti and conductor George Hanson;... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Cirque du Soleil, wine and comedy, Shawn Colvin and Steve Earleto find meaning in an industrial age. But I am willing to trust conductor David
Cirque du Soleil, wine and comedy, Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 22 days ago
to find meaning in an industrial age. But I am willing to trust conductor David Zinman, pianist Misha Dichter and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra to make this startling juxtaposition work. Aug. 9, 8 p.m. $10-$75. Ravinia, 200 Ravinia Park Road,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
BSO to present first 'Harry Potter' film with live soundtrackevent, part of ComicCon in San Diego, marked the first time a movie premiere bo
BSO to present first 'Harry Potter' film with live soundtrack
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
event, part of ComicCon in San Diego, marked the first time a movie premiere boldly went in that direction. Last week, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra launched "Titanic," playing the late James Horner's score. The New York Philharmonic's popular... Read more
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Daily Herald
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie Andersonlollapalooza.com. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. through Sunday, July 31Musical voyage Rel
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie Anderson
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
lollapalooza.com. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. through Sunday, July 31Musical voyage Relive the blockbuster film "Titanic" when the Chicago Symphony Orchestra performs James Horner's Academy Award-winning score live with vocalist Clara Sanabras and the... Read more
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Daily Herald
See 'Star Wars' under the starsp.m. Friday and Saturday, July 29 and 30; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 31 Re
See 'Star Wars' under the stars
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 29 and 30; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 31 Relive the blockbuster film "Titanic" when the Chicago Symphony Orchestra performs James Horner's Academy Award-winning score live with vocalist Clara Sanabras and the... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Wynton Marsalis’ Violin Concerto Premieres on West Coastat the Philadelphia Orchestra, and has received acclaim for his three-year stin
Wynton Marsalis’ Violin Concerto Premieres on West Coast
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 28 days ago
at the Philadelphia Orchestra, and has received acclaim for his three-year stint as a conductor on subscription of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. He has conducted for the symphony orchestras of St. Louis, San Diego, Milwaukee, Colorado,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
45 years after his Ravinia debut, an emotional homecoming for James Levine28 when he began composing his Second Symphony ("Resurrection"), the same age J
45 years after his Ravinia debut, an emotional homecoming for James Levine
Chicago Tribune / Posted a month ago
28 when he began composing his Second Symphony ("Resurrection"), the same age James Levine was when he made his historic Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Ravinia Festival debuts conducting that immense and sprawling piece, in 1971. That... Read more
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Japan Today
Tokyo Philharmonic to perform 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone' concerts in four Japanese cities ‹ Japan Todayof full symphonic live to projection projects. He has appeared with some of the
Tokyo Philharmonic to perform 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone' concerts in four Japanese cities ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 1 months ago
of full symphonic live to projection projects. He has appeared with some of the world’s leading orchestras including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, Philharmonia... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From a slim book about Chicago, a window into our cultural pastChicago's growing cultural life. Much began there. On the other hand, many of
From a slim book about Chicago, a window into our cultural past
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Chicago's growing cultural life. Much began there. On the other hand, many of the city's major institutions — such as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra — were begot by festivals. There's another lesson for the cultural entrepreneur. Want to start a... Read more
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Daily Herald
'Community' comedian McHale plays Zaniesand now Metropolitan Opera music director emeritus James Levine returns to head
'Community' comedian McHale plays Zanies
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
and now Metropolitan Opera music director emeritus James Levine returns to headline the 50th Gala Benefit Evening with a Chicago Symphony Orchestra performance of Mahler's Symphony No. 2 (also known as the "Resurrection") at the Ravinia Festival,... Read more

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