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The CSO to stream encore of Verdi Requiem on May 22-24

An encore presentation of Verdi’s Requiem with Riccardo Muti leading the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, recorded live in 2013,…

Ravinia to present online panel before Bernstein’s ‘Mass’

Before the broadcast of Leonard Bernstein’s Mass on PBS’ “Great Performances,” Marin Alsop and Paulo Szot will head up a…

WFMT/CSO series ‘Maestro’s Choice’ series extended through June 30

The radio series “From the CSO’s Archives: Maestro’s Choice,” featuring archival Chicago Symphony Orchestra performances and commercial recordings and broadcast…

All CSO/SCP concerts and events now canceled through June 27

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association has canceled the rest of its 2019-20 season, through June 27, of all CSOA-presented concerts…

Returning heroes and rising stars set for ’20-’21 SCP Jazz lineup

The returns of NEA Jazz Masters Jack DeJohnette, Dave Holland, Wynton Marsalis and Maria Schneider; tributes to the centennials of…

Bernstein’s ‘Mass,’ with the CSO in concert at Ravinia, airs May 15

In 2018, the performance of Leonard Bernstein’s Mass at the Ravinia Festival by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra won public and critical…

Farewell to legendary songwriter John Prine, 1946-2020

Symphony Center Presents and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association join the world in mourning the death of singer-songwriter and Maywood…

CSO and WFMT to launch weekly series, ‘Maestro’s Choice’

In response to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association and WFMT-FM will launch a six-week series…

Civic Orchestra celebrates 100th anniversary with a virtual concert

Though Symphony Center is closed, one event will go on: The Civic Orchestra of Chicago will celebrate its 100th anniversary…

Farewell to jazz legend McCoy Tyner, 1938-2020

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association and Symphony Center Presents join the world in mourning the death of jazz great McCoy…

Marin Alsop appointed as chief conductor and curator of the Ravinia Festival

Marin Alsop has been named chief conductor and curator of the Ravinia Festival, effective with the 2020 season. The position was…