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Friday, April 6, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Third Coast Baroque, Ruben Dubrovsky, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "Vivica & Vivaldi". With guest mezzo-soprano Vivica Genaux.
Cost:  $35 in advance, $40 at the door; $20 seniors; $10 students.
Location:  Chicago Temple First United Methodist Church, 77 West Washington Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.
Saturday, April 7, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall, 70 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Illinois.

Saturday, April 7, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Sunday, April 8, 2018, 3:30 PM.
Madison Bach Musicians, Trevor Stephenson, Director, will perform Purcell's opera Dido & Aeneas and Bach's Confee Cantata, BWV 211.
Pre-concert talk 45 minutes before each concert.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  First Unitarian Society, Atrium Auditorium, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 2:00 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents Philharmonia Baroque, Nicholas McGegan, Conductor, will perform a concert of works by Rossi and contemporaries, including Monteverdi. Guest vocalist: Sherezade Panthaki.
Cost:  $38, $20 under 35, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Performance Hall, Logan Center for the Arts, 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.

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The Trinity Lutheran Church Candlelight Series presents the Peoria Bach Players performing in concert.
Location:  Trinity Lutheran Church, 135 NE Randolph Avenue, Peoria, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site; and this site.

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will perform Schütz's Resurrection oratorio and other works of the Easter season.
Cost:  $20 general, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 313 S. Prospect Avenue, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, April 14, 2018, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents The Queen's Six performing a concert, "Sacred & Profane: Music of the Tudor and Jacobean Courts". Pre-concert lecture at 4:00.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  St. Joseph Center Chapel, 1501 S. Layton Boulevard (S. 27th Street), Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, April 14, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Schola Antiqua of Chicago, Michael Alan Anderson, Director, will perform a concert, "Behold How Good and How Pleasant" (in memory of NWU professor and early musicologist Theodore C. Karp).
Cost:  $25 general, $10 students.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail scholachicago @ yahoo.com; visit this site.
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 4:00 PM.
Location:  Alice Millar Chapel, Northwestern University, 1870 Sheridan Road, Evanston, Illinois.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 7:00 PM.
The Stevenson High School Baroque Ensemble, Enrique Vilaseco, Director; and Stevenson High School Viol Consort, Phillip Serna, Director; will perform a concert of works by Bach, Heinichen, Corelli, and others. Guest performers: the Chicago Recorder Quartet.
Location:  Adlai E. Stevenson High School Recital Hall, Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Lincolnshire, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday, April 20, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform in concert.
Cost:  $20 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N. Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Saturday, April 21, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 1833 Regent Street, Madison, Wisconsin.

Sunday, April 22, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Paul Agnew, conductor, will perform a concert, "Concertos for Voice - Vivaldi, Pergolesi, Handel".
Cost:  Varies by 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:  Visit this site.
Monday, April 23, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Friday, April 27, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Chamber Orchestra, Richard Webster Conductor, will present the Festival Opening Concert, with music by Bach.  With soloists: Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano; Sergei Babayan, piano; John Macfarlane, violin; Robert Sullivan, trumpet; Marie Tachouet, flute; Jason Moy, harpsichord.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, 1555 Sherman Avenue, Suite 312, Evanston, IL 60201; call 847-269-9050; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Friday, April 27, 2018, 10:00 PM.
The Bach Week Festival presents a Candlelight Concert with cellist Katinka Kleijin performing Bach's Cello suites.
Cost:  $25.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall Lobby, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, 1555 Sherman Avenue, Suite 312, Evanston, IL 60201; call 847-269-9050; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Friday, April 27, 2018, 8:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Dangerous Love: Playing with Fire", with music from 17th century Italy.
Pre-concert chat at 7:30 PM.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
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 28, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Pre-concert chat at 7:30 PM.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (9th floor), University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois
Sunday, April 29, 2018, 3:00 PM.
Pre-concert chat at 2:30 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall, Evanston, Illinois.

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The Bach Week Festival presents Sergei Babayan, piano, performing selections from Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier and two piano sonatas by Mozart.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, 1555 Sherman Avenue, Suite 312, Evanston, IL 60201; call 847-269-9050; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Thursday, April 5, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The J.S. Bach Academy of Music at Bethany Lutheran Church & School presents Sarah Mead in a Renaissance music master class working with the Bach Academy Viols.
Cost:  Free and open to the public.
Location:  Bethany Lutheran Church, 1550 Modaff Road, Naperville, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt (The Lord is my faithful shepherd).  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 4, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.


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