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Harry Bicket (far left) leads the CSO, with guest violinists Jennifer Koh and Jaime Laredo, in Anna Clyne's Prince of Clouds in December 2012.

Symphony Center artists, including Anna Clyne, pick up Grammy nominations

Several artists performing this season at Symphony Center have been honored with nominations for the 57th annual Grammy Awards. Nominees, including Anna Clyne, CSO co-composer-in-residence, were ann...
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The CSO and the Civic among 60 Illinois groups to receive 2015 NEA grants

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is among 60 Illinois arts groups receiving 2015 grants from the National Endowment for the Arts. The grants, announced in early December, totaled $29.1 million and were ...
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Gerard McBurney on his journey ‘beyond the score’...

In an interview with the British online magazine Sinfini Mus...
Yo-Yo Ma (far right), Judson and Joyce Green Judson Creative Consultant of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and Renée Fleming, creative consultant for Lyric Opera of Chicago, lead students at Benito Juárez Community Academy in an informal performance. | Photo: John T. Merkle

Yo-Yo Ma, Renée Fleming voice their support for arts educat...

Classical music titans Yo-Yo Ma and Renée Fleming joined Ch...
Jeff Alexander, incoming president of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association. | Photo credit: East Side Epix Studios

Jeff Alexander of Vancouver Symphony named CSO president

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association has appointed Jef...
Pablo Heras-Casado, at the Metropolitan Opera, 2013. | Photo by Francisco Sanchez

Pablo Heras-Casado appointed to post at Spain’s Teatro...

Pablo Heras-Casado, a regular guest conductor with the Chica...
Christopher Hogwood

Christopher Hogwood, a titan of the early music movement, di...

Symphony Center joins the world in mourning the loss of Chri...
Music Director Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra 2011 European Tour

Martha Gilmer on the best seat in the house

Vladimir Horowitz announced he would play a recital at Orche...
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Summer Intensive

A grateful goodbye to Martha Gilmer

At the end of September, Martha Gilmer, the Chicago Symphony...
Millennium Park free concert 9/19/2014

The Frugal Traveler’s CSO bargain and a European Tour R...

In his latest column, Seth Kugel, the New York Times’ “F...