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Tuesday, April 2, 2013, 12:15 PM.
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Manz Organ Series presents David Jonies, organist, performing a concert of works by Buxtehude, Cabanilles, Bach, and others.
Cost:  Freewill offering.
Location:  Augustana Chapel at the Lutheran School of Theology, 1100 East 55th Street (55th and University), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site or this site.

Sunday, April 7, 2013, 3:00 PM.
The Art Institute of Chicago presents Eve Straussman-Pflanzer, Associate Curator of European Painting and Sculpture before 1750, and Ars Antigua, Jerry Fuller Director, in a program exploring the Art Institute's most interesting renaissance and baroque art through a discussion of the art itself and performances of music related to the art.
Cost:  $30 general admission, $15 student.
Location:  Visit this site for location.
For more info:  call 312-287-5761; or visit this site.

Sunday, April 7, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform Handel's Israel in Egypt.
Cost:  $27-$75, depending on date, venue, and seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, April 8, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 6:00 PM.
Tobie Miller, hurdy-gurdy; Anna Steinhoff, viola da gamba; and Jason Moy, harpsichord; will perform a concert, "Splendors of the Baroque Hurdy Gurdy".
Cost:  $8-$18 at the door.
Location:  Second Presbyterian Church of Chicago, 1936 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-225-4951; visit this site.

Thursday, April 11, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Friday, April 12, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Saturday, April 13, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Riccardo Muti conductor, will perform Bach's Mass in B Minor. With soloists: Eleanora Buratto, soprano; Anna Malavasi, mezzo-soprano; Saimir Pirgu, tenor; Alessandro Luongo, baritone; Gianluca Buratto, bass.
Cost:  Varies by date and seating; visit this site for details.
Location:  Symphony Center, 220 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 312-294-3000; or visit this site.

Friday, April 12, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform in concert.
Cost:  Free-will offering.
Location:  Eaton Chapel, Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Saturday, April 13, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Cost:  $15 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Gates of Heaven Synagogue, 302 E. Gorham Street, Madison, Wisconsin.

Saturday, April 13, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Chicago Syntagma Musicum, Andrew Schultze Director, will perform a concert of sacred works by members of the Bach clan.
Cost:  $30 general, $25 students/seniors.
Location:  Edgebrook Lutheran Church, 5252 West Devon Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail aschultze @ comcast.net.
Sunday, April 14, 2013, 4:00 PM.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents the Scottish Ensemble; with Alison Balsom, trumpet; performing a concert of works by Handel, Albinoni, Bach, Vivaldi, Purcell, and Biber.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Performance Hall, Logan Center, University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-8068; e-mail chicagopresents @ uchicago.edu; or visit this site.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Webster Conductor, will present a concert of music by Bach.  With soloists Sergei Babayan, piano; Emily Lodine, mezzo-soprano; Hoss Brock, tenor; Douglass Anderson, bass.
Cost:  Visit this site for details; or call 800-595-4849.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, P.O. Box 1832, Evanston, IL 60204-1832 USA; call 847-293-6686; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 10:00 PM.
The Bach Week Festival presents harpsichordist Jason Moy in a "Candlelight Concert" of works by Bach.
Cost:  Visit this site for details; or call 800-595-4849.
Location:  Music Institute of Chicago lobby, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, P.O. Box 1832, Evanston, IL 60204-1832 USA; call 847-293-6686; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 8:00 PM.
The Chicago Bach Ensemble, James Setapen, conductor, will perform a concert of cantatas (BWVs 172, 6 & 21) by Bach.  Pre-concert lecture (with light refreshments) 45 minutes before each performance.
View the concert poster.
Cost:  $15 adults ($12 advance purchase); children under 12 free
Location:  St. Josaphat Church, 2311 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-434-8600; visit this site.
Saturday, April 20, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Luke's Lutheran Church of Logan Square, 2649 N. Francisco Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
Sunday, April 21, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 6:00 PM.
Mark Shuldiner will perform a solo recital of Italian & French Baroque music for harpsichord, with works by Storace, Rameau, Couperin, and d'Angelbert.
Cost:  $15 adult, $10 seniors and students, $5 youth.
Location:  St. John Cantius Church, 825 N. Carpenter Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Early Music Now presents The Rose Ensemble performing a concert, "Slavic Wonders: Feasts & Saints in Early Russia, Poland, & Bohemia".
Cost:  Tickets are $25-$40, $10-$20 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions also available.
Location:  The Basilica of St. Josaphat, 2333 South Sixth Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113 or 877-546-8742; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 8:00 PM.
The DePaul University School of Music presents harpsichordist David Gates performing the McGuckin Harpsichord Recital.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Sunday, April 21, 2013, 3:30 PM.
Madison Bach Musicians, Trevor Stephenson, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "Symphonies of Mozart & Haydn"
Pre-concert talk 45 minutes before each concert.
Cost:  $20 general, $15 students/seniors, $10 children (ages 6-12).  Visit this site for details.
Location:  First Congregational Church, 1609 University Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin.First Unitarian Society, Landmark Auditorium, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.

Sunday, April 21, 2013, 3:00 PM.
The Bach Week Festival presents Sergei Babayan, piano, performing Bach's Goldberg Variations.
Cost:  Visit this site for details; or call 800-595-4849.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, P.O. Box 1832, Evanston, IL 60204-1832 USA; call 847-293-6686; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, April 21, 2013, 4:00 PM.
The Saint Luke Recorder Series presents recorder player John Langfeld and friends performing "Contrasts and Excesses: The Spirit of the Baroque", with works by Corelli, Bach, and other modern composers (at least half). With Patrick O'Malley, recorders; Christopher Chroniak, countertenor Jason Moy, harpsichord; Peter Swenson, theorbo; Heather Boehm, violin.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Luke, 1500 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Sunday, April 21, 2013, 4:00 PM.
The Oak Park Concert Chorale, Paul Lindblad Director, will perform a concert, "A cappella Joy", with music by Machaut, Hassler, Gasparini, Peurel, Gallus, Weelkes, Josquin, Passereau, and others.
Cost:  $18 general admission, $10 seniors/students.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  call 708-383-4742; e-mail info @ OakParkConcertChorale.org; visit this site.

Sunday, April 21, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will present a concert of Baroque chamber music together with the YBAC (Young Baroque Artist's Competition) Winners Showcase.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S. Fifth Street, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, April 27, 2013, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Festival, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a "Handel Week is Fun Concert", with highlights from the Messiah, Israel in Egypt, Judas Maccabaeus, and other works by Handel.
Cost:  $10 adults, $5 children.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-524-0695; e-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Saturday, April 27, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Eliza's Toyes will perform a concert, "Casino Royale: A Venetian Music Comedy", with music from early 17th-century Venice, by Baccusi, Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Rigatti, Rossi, and Uccellini.
Cost:  $15, $10 students.
Location:  Gates of Heaven (James Madison Park), 302 E Gorham Street, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, April 27, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Schola Antiqua of Chicago, Michael Alan Anderson, Director, will perform a concert, "Machaut's Musical Monuments".
Cost:  $25 general, $10 student/senior.  Advance ticket sales at this site.
Location:  Basilica of the Sacred Heart, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana.
For more info:  call 585-733-0471; e-mail scholachicago @ yahoo.com; visit this site.
Sunday, April 28, 2013, 4:00 PM.
Location:  Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, April 28, 2013, 4:00 PM.
The North Shore Chamber Arts Ensemble will perform a concert of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons.  With violin soloist Albert Wang.
Cost:  $35 adults, $25 veterans/seniors, $10 students and children.
Location:  North Shore United Methodist Church, 213 Hazel Avenue, Glencoe, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-835-1227; or visit this site.

Thursday April 4 thru Sunday April 7, 2013.
Continuo: The Art of Creative Collaboration.
Location:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday April 19 thru Sunday April 21, 2013.
Baldwin-Wallace Bach Festival.
Location:  Berea, Ohio.
For more info:  write Erika Haskell, Conservatory Events Coordinator, Baldwin-Wallace College University, Merner Pfeiffer #239, 49 Seminary Street, Berea, OH 44017; call 440-826-8070; e-mail bachfest @ bw.edu; visit this site.

Friday March 29 thru Monday April 1, 2013.
National Easter Viol School 2013.
Location:  Brisbane, Australia.
For more info:  write Patric Connelly, Australian Viola da Gamba Society Inc, QLD 4514 Australia; call +61 7 5496 3439; e-mail patrice @ saraband.com.au; visit this site.

Friday April 5 thru Sunday April 7, 2013.
The Quincy Early Music Consort will present its annual Recorder and Early Reed Workshop.  Led by Louise Austin.
Cost:  $75 all sessions, or $30 per session.  Registration deadline March 1, 2013.
Location:  St. Anthony Parish Center, St. Anthony Road, Quincy, Illinois.
For more info:  write the Quincy Early Music Consort, c/o Mecki Kosin, 5833 Ellington Road, Quincy, IL 62305; call 217-223-1791 (home) or 800-747-0521 (work); e-mail mecki @ travelhouseofquincy.com.

Saturday, April 6, 2013.
The Chicago Chapter of the American Recorder Society will present an all-day recorder workshop, "Puzzles, Canons and Renaissance Unica", led by Robert Wiemken, Co-Director of Piffaro.
Read the Wiemken Recorder Workshop Brochure here.
Cost:  $65 for ARS members, $70 for non-members, $70 at the door.  Please try to register by March 15, 2013.
Location:  Kretzmann Hall, Concordia University, 7400 Augusta Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  write Mark Dawson, Chicago Chapter American Recorder Society, 2425 W. Leland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625; call 773-334-6376; e-mail msjddawson @ sbcglobal.net; visit this site.

Saturday April 27 thru Sunday April 28, 2013.
The Milwaukee Area Recorder Society presents the Paul Leenhouts Recorder Workshop.
View the workshop brochure (PDF, 4.2 MB).
Cost:  $100 ARS members; $110 non-members.
Location:  Lake Lawn Lodge, Delavan, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call Diane Kuntzelman at 262-654-6685; write Milwaukee Area Recorder Society, 6641 60th Avenue, Kenosha, WI 53142.

Saturday April 27 thru Monday April 29, 2013.
Winds and Waves Recorder Workshop.
Location:  Otis, Oregon.
For more info:  write Jennifer Sibara, Interim Program Manager, Oregon Coast Recorder Society and the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, 56605 Sitka Drive, Otis, OR 97368; call 541-994-8024; e-mail info @ sitkacenter.org; visit this site.

Sunday, April 28, 2013, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's Cantata #12, Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen (Weeping, wailing, fretting, fearing).  Prelude at 3:45 PM, vespers service at 4:00 PM.
Cost:  Free, with good-will offering.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-366-6900; e-mail info @ graceriverforest.org; or visit this site.

Monday, April 1, 2013, 9:00 AM CDT.
Rameau's Anacréon Suite.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013, 8:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's Cello Concerto in e.  Broadcast during the 8:00-9:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 4, 2013, 8:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Mass in b.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 8:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Violin & Oboe Concerto in c.  Broadcast during the 8:00-9:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 11, 2013, 8:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #4; Violin Concerto in E; Sinfonia fr Cantata #42; Violin Concerto in a; Orchestra Suite #3.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 12, 2013, 8:00 PM CDT.
Music in Chicago: Music of the Baroque performs an all-Mozart program.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, April 13, 2013, 6:00 PM CDT.
Bach's English Suite #6 in d.  Broadcast during the 6:00-7:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, April 14, 2013, 5:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #168, Tue Rechnung! Donnerwort; Cantata #12, Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen; Cantata #72, Alles nur nach Gottes Willen.  Broadcast during the 5:00-6:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 18, 2013, 8:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto in f.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 10:00 AM CDT.
Handel's Trio Sonata in G, Op 5/4.  Bach's Triple Concerto in a, BWV 1044.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 2:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's String Concerto in A, R 158.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, April 22, 2013, 12:00 noon CDT.
Bach's Toccata #2 in c, BWV 911.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, April 22, 2013, 11:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Cello Suite #4 in Eb, BWV 1010.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 12:00 noon CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #1 in F, BWV 1046.  Handel's Keyboard Suite in d.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 9:00 AM CDT.
Purcell's Dido and Aeneas: Thy hand, Belinda ... When I am laid in earthBoyce's Trio Sonata #10 in e.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 10:00 AM CDT.
Vivaldi's Bassoon Concerto in C, R 475.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 26, 2013, 10:00 AM CDT.
Purcell's Keyboard Suite #6 in D.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, April 27, 2013, 11:00 AM CDT.
Handel's opera Julius Caesar.  Broadcast during the 11:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, April 28, 2013, 6:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's The Four Seasons: Spring.  Broadcast during the 6:00-7:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, April 29, 2013, 9:00 AM CDT.
Handel's Il pastor fido: Overture (Suite).  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, April 29, 2013, 10:00 AM CDT.
Anonymous: Morning from Las Huelgas Codex.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, April 29, 2013, 12:00 noon CDT.
Vivaldi's Flute Concerto in D, R 428.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 12:00 noon CDT.
Telemann's Don Quichotte Suite.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 19, 2013, 7:15 PM.
Mark Peters will give a pre-concert lecture for a performance by the Chicago Bach Ensemble.
View the concert poster.
Cost:  $15 adults ($12 advance purchase); children under 12 free
Location:  St. Josaphat Church, 2311 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-434-8600; visit this site.
Saturday, April 20, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Luke's Lutheran Church of Logan Square, 2649 N. Francisco Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
Sunday, April 21, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 7:15 PM.
Sunday, April 21, 2013, 2:45 PM.
Madison Bach Musicians presents a pre-concert lecture for its concert "Symphonies of Mozart & Haydn".
Location:  First Congregational Church, 1609 University Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Visit this site.


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