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Saturday, September 29, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Sunday, September 30, 2018, 5:00 PM.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Haymarket Opera Company, Craig Trompeter General Director, will perform Handel's opera Serse.
Cost:  Varies by seating. Visit this site for details.
Location:  Studebaker Theater, 410 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday, October 5, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Madison Bach Musicians, Trevor Stephenson, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "Arias & Sonatas of Bach & Handel".
Pre-concert talk 45 minutes before each concert.
Cost:  $33 general, $30 seniors, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 116 W. Washington Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Saturday, October 6, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Location:  Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1021 Spaight Street, Madison, Wisconsin.
Sunday, October 7, 2018, 3:00 PM.
Location:  Park Hall, 307 Polk Street, Sauk City, Wisconsin.

Sunday, October 7, 2018, 3:00 PM.
New Comma Baroque will perform a concert, "Somewhere in Time: Telemann's 'Lost' 12 Fantasias for Solo Viol, 1735".
Cost:  Visit the links below for more info.
Location:  Emmanuel Episcopal Church of La Grange, 203 S. Kensington Avenue, La Grange, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site; this site; this site.
Sunday, October 14, 2018, 4:00 PM.
Location:  All Saints' Cathedral, 818 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) presents a concert of Baroque music. Guest artist: Rachel Schiff, classical guitar.
Cost:  $20 general, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Chapel of St. John the Divine, 1011 S. Wright Street, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Friday, October 19, 2018, 8:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Will Kemp Returns: a Jigs Revival". Guest artists: Steve Player.
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, October 20, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Pre-concert chat at 7:30 PM.
Location:  Assembly Hall, International House at the University of Chicago, 1414 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
Sunday, October 21, 2018, 3:00 PM.
Pre-concert chat at 2:30 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall, 70 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Illinois.

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Heinavanker performing a concert, "Terra Mariana", a program dedicated to the Christianization of Medieval Estonia, the Virgin Mary, and ancient Maarjamaa (St. Mary's Land). 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, October 20, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Schola Antiqua of Chicago, Michael Alan Anderson, Director, will perform a concert, "La Rue @ 500", with music by Pierre de la Rue.
Cost:  $25 general, $10 student.
Location:  St. James Chapel (Quigley Chapel), Quigley Pastoral Center, 835 N. Rush Street (Rush at Pearson), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail scholaantiquaofchicago @ gmail.com; visit this site.
Sunday, October 21, 2018, 4:00 PM.
Location:  Emmanuel Episcopal Church of La Grange, 203 S. Kensington Avenue, La Grange, Illinois.

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 7:00 PM.
The Marion Consort will perform a concert, "Medieval Ghost Stories: The Story of Hellequin's Hunt".
Cost:  $15 ordered in advance (this site, $20 at the door.
Location:  Bohemian National Cemetery Chapel, 5255 N. Pulaski, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site or the group's Facebook page.

Sunday, October 28, 2018, 2:00 PM.
Dempster Street Pro Musica will perform a concert, "Baroque Masters", with music by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Telemann, and others.
Cost:  $40.
Location:  SPACE, 1245 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, November 3, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Bella Voce debuts Bella Voce Sinfonia, its in-house period instrument orchestra, in a performance of Bach's Mass in B Minor.
Cost:  $65 premium, $45 adult, $10 student. Series subscriptions also available.
Location:  St. James Cathedral, 65 East Huron Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 3:30 PM.
Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.

Sunday, November 4, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "The Four Seasons", with music by Vivaldi, Telemann, and Rameau. With soloist Gina DiBello, violin.
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, November 5, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents the Cappella Pratensis performing a concert, "The Imitation Game: Emulation, Competition and Homage at the time of Josquin".
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, November 11, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) presents a performance of CPE Bach's Magnificat.
Cost:  $20 general, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Faith United Methodist Church, 1719 S Prospect Avenue, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Istanpitta performing a concert, "Exiled: Music of the Sephardic Jews & the Middle East". Pre-concert lecture at 4:00.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 914 E. Knapp Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 18, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The North Shore Choral Society presents a performance of Handel's oratorio Judas Maccabaeus.
Cost:  $25 regular, $22 senior, $10 student.
Location:  Jewish Reconstructionist Temple, 303 Dodge Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, November 25, 2018, 4:00 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will host a "Messiah Sing Along".
Cost:  Free-will donation.
Location:  First Baptist Church at Savoy, 1602 S. Prospect Avenue, Savoy, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 25, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert, "The Christmas Oratorio", with music by Bach.  With soloists: Yulia Van Doren, soprano; Elizabeth DeShong, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Cooley, tenor; Tyler Duncan, baritone.
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, November 26, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 8:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Brass Ensemble, William Jon Gray, conductor, will perform the annual Holiday Brass & Choral Concert.
Cost:  Varies by date, venue, and seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.
Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Michael's Church, 1633 N. Cleveland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, January 26, 2019, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert, "Hewitt Plays Mozart". With soloist: Angela Hewitt, piano.
Cost:  Varies by date, venue, and seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.
Sunday, January 27, 2019, 7:30 PM.
Location:  North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois.

Sunday, March 3, 2019, 3:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Harry Bicket, conductor, will perform a concert, "The Grand Tour", with music by Handel, Corelli, Vivaldi/Geminiani, Dall'Abaco, and Rameau.
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.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, March 31, 2019, 3:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert, "Hot Coffee -- Bach & Haydn". With soloists: Joélle Harvey, soprano; Josh Lovell, tenor; Neal Davies, baritone.
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 1, 2019, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, May 12, 2019, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "Pulpit & Playhouse -- Bach, Handel, Purcell", also with music by Albinoni. With soloists: Anne Bach, oboe; Sherezade Panthaki, soprano; Véronique Filloux, soprano; Reginald Mobley, countertenor; Thomas Cooley, tenor; Christopher Edwards, baritone.
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, May 13, 2019, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.