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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 yesterday
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 2 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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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Chicago Tribune
James Levine returns to Ravinia — a look back at 2 decadesLittle did anyone suspect that when James Levine made his Ravinia and Chicago S
James Levine returns to Ravinia — a look back at 2 decades
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Little did anyone suspect that when James Levine made his Ravinia and Chicago Symphony Orchestra podium debuts, as an eleventh-hour pinch hitter in 1971, how important a chapter in the history of the festival the gifted conductor would go on to... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Philosopher of Feelingsin front of her. “It’s difficult to get all the emotions in there.” Hours late
The Philosopher of Feelings
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
in front of her. “It’s difficult to get all the emotions in there.” Hours later, as we drove home from a concert by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Nussbaum said that she was struggling to capture the resignation required for the Verdi piece.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cellist's eloquent Elgar concerto caps halcyon CSO night at Raviniahugely gifted American cellist, an established virtuosa who commands a worldwid
Cellist's eloquent Elgar concerto caps halcyon CSO night at Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
hugely gifted American cellist, an established virtuosa who commands a worldwide following, performed with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Saturday night at Ravinia, only four days before she is scheduled to appear with the Grant Park... Read more
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Daily Herald
Country outlaw Coe comes to ArcadaAlisa Weilerstein is the featured soloist performing Elgar's Cello Concerto wit
Country outlaw Coe comes to Arcada
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Alisa Weilerstein is the featured soloist performing Elgar's Cello Concerto with conductor Sir Andrew Davis and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Also on the bill is Beethoven's 5th Symphony and Vaughn Williams' "Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas... Read more
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Daily Herald
'Idol' Lee DeWyze plays BaseCampAlisa Weilerstein is the featured soloist performing Elgar's Cello Concerto wit
'Idol' Lee DeWyze plays BaseCamp
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Alisa Weilerstein is the featured soloist performing Elgar's Cello Concerto with conductor Sir Andrew Davis and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Also on the bill is Beethoven's 5th Symphony and Vaughn Williams' "Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas... Read more
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The MidWeek
Minor Maestros: Students participate in summer chamber music workshopsthe students participated in a master class with Rachel Barton Pine, a world-re
Minor Maestros: Students participate in summer chamber music workshops
The MidWeek / Posted 19 days ago
the students participated in a master class with Rachel Barton Pine, a world-renowned violinist. She debuted with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at age 10 and was the first American and youngest gold medal winner of the International Johann... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wynton Marsalis, violin virtuosa talk about their U.S. premiere work at Raviniafor Scottish violin virtuosa Nicola Benedetti, which will receive its American
Wynton Marsalis, violin virtuosa talk about their U.S. premiere work at Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
for Scottish violin virtuosa Nicola Benedetti, which will receive its American premiere with her as soloist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on next Tuesday night at Ravinia, is the latest in a series of works that the multi-talented... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, music, historybits of background music (Williams is a genius at short scene-transition musica
Celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, music, history
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 26 days ago
bits of background music (Williams is a genius at short scene-transition musical cues). You'll notice them all with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra performing the score live for a screening of “Raiders of the Lost Ark.” If you've never been to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Grant Park Orchestra proves equal to rigors of Mahler's Sixthway in others. Kalmar observed the exposition repeat in the opening movement,
Grant Park Orchestra proves equal to rigors of Mahler's Sixth
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
way in others. Kalmar observed the exposition repeat in the opening movement, something not even Georg Solti did in his Chicago Symphony Orchestra performances and recording. He reversed the published order of the inner movements, playing the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Muti and CSO conclude season with noble Bruckner performancesMuch of the programming for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 125th anniversary
Muti and CSO conclude season with noble Bruckner performances
Chicago Tribune / Posted a month ago
Much of the programming for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 125th anniversary season recalled music the ensemble introduced to America and, in some cases, has since figured prominently in its repertory. Riccardo Muti is bringing that retrospective... Read more
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Daily Mail
16-old girl pulled from audience to sing with Kristen Chenowethaudience to sing a duet with Kristen Chenoweth and blows her away Broadway sta
16-old girl pulled from audience to sing with Kristen Chenoweth
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
audience to sing a duet with Kristen Chenoweth and blows her away Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth was performing with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brittany Smithson, 16, from Deerfield, waved her arm to draw the star's attention when she looked... Read more

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