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Riccardo Muti leads the CSO in the first of three concerts at Carnegie Hall. | © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2015

The sights (and sounds) of the CSO at Carnegie Hall

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra took New York’s Carnegie Hall by storm, with three concerts over the weekend, including a live broadcast over the WFMT-FM Network. The Financial Times observed tha...
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Farewell to Andrew Patner, a great champion of the arts (updated)

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra family extends its condolences on the passing of Andrew Patner, critic at large for WFMT-FM and contributing critic to the Chicago Sun-Times. A regular and welcome prese...
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My friend Andrew Patner

Andrew Patner shared, and Andrew Patner connected, and Andre...
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Remembering Andrew Patner and ‘The Wagner Effect’...

Andrew Patner liked to toss around words like “polymat...
Samuel C. Adams and Elizabeth Ogonek, newly appointed Mead composers-in-residence. | © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2015

Muti selects Adams and Ogonek as next CSO composers-in-resid...

Samuel Adams and Elizabeth Ogonek have been selected by Ricc...
CSO Principal Timpani David Herbert chats with fellow percussionist Vadim Karpinos before rehearsal.

CSO timpani principal chair to be endowed by the Clinton Fam...

Bruce and Martha Clinton, along with members of The Clinton ...
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Chicago Jazz Philharmonic salutes ‘The Third Stream...

Riccardo Muti, the recipient of countless awards and accolad...
Ennio Morricone Volta Award

Ennio Morricone receives an Oscar-day musical marathon

Ennio Morricone, a favorite of Symphony Center audiences, an...
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Esa-Pekka Salonen appointed as NY Phil’s composer-in-r...

Esa-Pekka Salonen, a frequent guest conductor with the Chica...
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The CSO and the Civic among 60 Illinois groups to receive 20...

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is among 60 Illinois arts gro...