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Anna Clyne named unanimous winner of 2016 Hindemith Prize

Anna Clyne, former composer-in-residence of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, has won this year’s Hindemith Prize. Awarded annually by Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein Music…

Farewell to Willie Pickens, dean of Chicago jazz pianists

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association, along with Symphony Center Presents, mourns the loss of Chicago-based jazz pianist Willie Pickens, who…

Farewell to Don José ‘Pepe’ Martínez of Mariachi Vargas

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra family extends its condolences on the death of Don José “Pepe” Martínez, the longtime music director…

Three international sensations join SCP lineup for 2017-18

Three international music phenomenons have been added to the 2017-18 Symphony Center Presents schedule: from Mexico, Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán…

John Malkovich to appear with CSO and Muti in ‘Lincoln Portrait’ in April

Acclaimed actor and Illinois native John Malkovich will join the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, under Riccardo Muti, in Copland’s Lincoln Portrait in…

Single tickets available Aug. 11 for all CSO/SCP concerts

To complement its classical-music schedule, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association annually programs hundreds of concerts, including performances of jazz, world…

Riccardo Muti honored with a tribute on France Musique

To coincide with his concert May 17 with the Orchestre National de France, Riccardo Muti will receive a daylong salute…

Single tickets on sale Aug. 12 for all CSO/SCP concerts

Along with classical music, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association annually presents hundreds of concerts, including jazz, world music and new music,…

Richard Gray, 1928-2018

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association notes with sorrow the passing of Richard Gray, a CSO Life Trustee, civic leader, philanthropist…

Tickets for special concerts, including Bill Murray, on sale June 1

Tickets for Bill Murray, Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Jon Batiste, and Herbie Hancock are…

If you need a little Christmas right now, Symphony Center is the place

Though the weather outside is delightful, soon the seasons will change and the holidays will be upon us, as carols…