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A moveable feast … images from ‘A Pierre Dream’

The Beyond the Score production of “A Pierre Dream,” which celebrates the legacy of Pierre Boulez ahead of his 90th birthday in March, had its world premiere Nov. 14 at Symphony Center, wi...
Chicago Symphony Orchestra with conductor Bernard Haitink

Haitink conducts Bruckner 4 and Mozart

Lovely playing from the entire orchestra will be found from the CSO in Bruckner’s Fourth Symphony as led by Bernard Haitink. From the opening horn call to the blazing conclusion, it is a dynamic...
Riccardo Muti lauds the Vienna Philharmonic at the 2014 Birgit Nilsson Prize ceremony in Stockholm. | © Fredrik Stehn / Jan Landfeldt

Muti promotes brotherhood at Birgit Nilsson gala concert

STOCKHOLM — Before Riccardo Muti joins the Chicago Symphon...
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Prague in Pilsen: Would Dvorák recognize Chicago’s bohemi...

In 1893, a parade kicked off at Ashland Avenue, heading east...
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Creating the immersive experience of ‘A Pierre Dream&#...

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Beyond the Score has cove...
Manfred Honeck | Photo: Jeff Swensen

Manfred Honeck, always searching for the new in the familiar

Since European visits by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra rema...
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Pianist Alice Sara Ott ‘still in the process of discov...

Less than two weeks after sensation Yuja Wang performs in Or...
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Elena Urioste finds herself in an Illinois state of mind

Elena Urioste is enjoying an Illinois moment. The New York-b...
An early model of "A Pierre Dream," designed by Frank Gehry Partners. | Courtesy of Frank Gehry Partners

‘A Pierre Dream': A portrait of Pierre Boulez

“A Pierre Dream: A Portrait of Pierre Boulez,”  a world...
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In concert halls, film music goes into wide release

Orchestras are plunging into movie music programming at an u...