A Gustav Holst rarity is restored to life at Grant Park Music Festival  – Jun 16, 2024

The Grant Park Music Festival hit cruising speed Friday night at […]

Noseda, NSO and strong cast deliver the grandeur and intimate drama of “Otello” – Jun 09, 2024

When an orchestra does an opera in concert, it’s a celebration: […]

Kontras Quartet brightens a rainy afternoon with bracing array of American music – Jun 03, 2024

What a pleasure to spend a rainy Chicago Saturday afternoon listening […]

Kissin’s depth and generosity illuminate the music and the recital form – May 26, 2024

Most of the best-known and loved classical musicians have that status […]

Rattle, Bavarian Symphony deliver a brilliant, devastating Mahler tragedy – Apr 30, 2024

It’s been 15 years since Sir Simon Rattle last visited Chicago […]

Hrůša, Bamberg Symphony deliver a memorable evening of Brahms and Wagner in Boston – Apr 25, 2024

There’s nothing like making up for lost time. That, on the […]

Ma & Stott close long musical partnership in generous style in Boston – Apr 11, 2024

Yo-Yo Ma and pianist Kathryn Stott offered a fitting tribute to […]

Tetzlaff & Gerstein explore the radical side of Brahms and others for Celebrity Series – Apr 09, 2024

Arnold Schoenberg thought so highly of Johannes Brahms that he grafted […]

Retooled Quatuor Ébène in first-class form at Shriver Hall – Apr 09, 2024

The Quatuor Ébène was last heard locally in 2014 at the […]

Tapped as Chicago Symphony music director, Klaus Mäkelä makes an exhilarating stand with Shostakovich   – Apr 06, 2024

Klaus Mäkelä was announced as the future music director of the […]