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Saturday, April 11, 2015, 8:00 PM.
The Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform in concert.
Cost:  Free-will offering.
Location:  Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church, 1833 Regent Street, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Sunday, April 12, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Cost:  $15 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Eaton Chapel, Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, Wisconsin.

Friday, April 17, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents Blue Heron performing a concert, "A Mass for St. Augustine of Canterbury". Pre-concert lecture at 6:30.
Cost:  $35, $5 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-8068; e-mail chicagopresents @ uchicago.edu; or visit this site.

Friday, April 17, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Sunday, April 19, 2015, 3:30 PM.
Madison Bach Musicians, Marc Vallon, conductor, will perform Rameau's Pygmalion.
Pre-concert talk 45 minutes before each concert.
Cost:  $30 general, $25 students/seniors ($5 less if ordered in advance).  Visit this site for details.
Location:  First Unitarian Society, Atrium Auditorium, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, April 18, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Blue Heron performing a concert, "Music for Canterbury Cathedral".
Cost:  Tickets are $28-$55, $10-$29 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions, and group discounts, also available.
Location:  St. Joseph Center Chapel, 1501 S. Layton Boulevard (S. 27th 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 18, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Schola Antiqua of Chicago, Michael Alan Anderson, Director, will perform a concert, "A Renaissance Call to Arms".
Cost:  Free admission (parking $5).
Location:  Le Jardin at the First Division Museum, Cantigny Park, Wheaton, Illinois.
For more info:  call 585-733-0471; e-mail scholachicago @ yahoo.com; visit this site.
Sunday, April 19, 2015, 2:00 PM.
Cost:  Concert included with Museum Admission.
Location:  Fullerton Hall, Art Institute of Chicago, 111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, April 19, 2015, 3:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus, William Jon Gray, conductor, will perform a concert, "Renaissance Voices--Sacred and Profane".
Cost:  Varies by date, venue, and seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Divine Word Chapel, 2001 North Waukegan Road, Northbrook, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 6:00 PM.
The Second Presbyterian Church's Sounds of the South Loop Series presents Black Tulip performing a concert, "Let Us Howl!", with works by Bononcini, Selma y Salaverde, Hacquart, Handel, Johnson, Matteis, Purcell, and Telemann.
Cost:  $15 general admission, $9 Seniors & students.
Location:  Second Presbyterian Church, 1936 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-225-4951; or visit this site, or this site.

Friday, April 24, 2015, 8:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Mr. Dowland's Midnight".  With guest artist lutenist Paul O'Dette.
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Cost:  $35 general ($38 at the door), $45 preferred.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site.
Location:  Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit the Consort website; e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org; or visit the Consort Facebook page.
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8:00 PM.
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Lutkin Hall, 700 University Place, Evanston, Illinois.
Sunday, April 26, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Pre-concert lecture at 2:00 PM.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (9th floor), University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois

Sunday, April 26, 2015, 5:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will host "Pastime with Good Company", a benefit dinner with Ellen Hargis and Paul O'Dette performing several after-concert numbers.
Cost:  $200 per person for dinner; Benefactor table for 6, $1,500; Angel table for 8, $1,750.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (Performance Penthouse, 9th floor), University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois
For more info:  Call 773-669-7335; visit the Consort website; e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org; or visit the Consort Facebook page.

Saturday, April 25, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Canterbury Concert Series presents Erica Schuller, soprano; with Second City Musick; performing a concert, "Fairest Isle: Music for voice and viol from the late Renaissance and early Baroque".
Location:  Episcopal Church of St Luke, 221 W. Third Street, Dixon, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site; or this site.

Sunday, April 26, 2015, 3:00 PM.
The Concerts at 3 series presents Erica Schuller, soprano; with Second City Musick; performing music for voice and viol from the late Renaissance and early Baroque.
Cost:  Free, but with suggested donation $10/$5.
Location:  Bethany Lutheran Church, 1550 Modaff Road, Naperville, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail ConcertsAt3 @ gmail.com; visit this site.

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 8:00 PM.
Friday, May 1, 2015, 8:00 PM.
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 8:00 PM.
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Harry Bicket conductor, will perform a concert of works by Bach, Rameau, and Poulenc.
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 17 thru Sunday April 19, 2015.
The Quincy Early Music Consort will present its 20th annual Recorder and Double Reed Early Music Workshop.  Led by Louise Austin.
Cost:  $75 all sessions, or $30 per session.  Registration deadline April 1, 2015.
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 217-430-2395 (home) or 800-747-0521 (work); e-mail mecki @ travelhouseofquincy.com.

Saturday, April 18, 2015.
The Chicago Chapter of the American Recorder Society will present an all-day recorder workshop, "Forbidden Topics: Music for Politics and Religion (with a little love thrown in)", led by Tish Berlin.
Cost:  $75 for ARS members, $85 for non-members, $85 at the door.  Please try to register by March 15, 2015.
Location:  Kretzmann Hall, Concordia University, 7400 Augusta Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  write Esther Schechter, Chicago Chapter American Recorder Society, 6747 S. Contance Avenue, Chicago, IL 60649-1015; call 773-334-6376; e-mail msjddawson @ sbcglobal.net; visit this site.

Sunday, April 26, 2015, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret (The heavens laugh! The earth rejoices).  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.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 7:00 PM CDT.
Exploring Music: "The Not-So-Minor B Minor Mass".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 2, 2015, 7:00 PM CDT.
Exploring Music: "The Not-So-Minor B Minor Mass".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 3, 2015, 7:00 PM CDT.
Exploring Music: "The Not-So-Minor B Minor Mass".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 2, 2015, 8:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Mass in B Minor.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 2, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, April 10, 2015, 8:00 PM CDT.
Music in Chicago presents Music of the Baroque performing Bach's St. John Passion.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.