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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.
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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, May 1, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents Benjamin Bagby in a performance of Beowulf. Pre-concert lecture at 6:30.
Cost:  $35, $5 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (9th floor), 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.

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Rockefeller Chapel Choir Bach Series, James Kallembach, Director, presents a performance of Bach's B Minor Mass.
Cost:  $20 online or at the door; free to students with a university ID.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.
Sunday, May 3, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Location:  St. Josaphat Parish Church, 2311 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 2:00 PM.
The Second Saturday Concert Series presents Leighann Daihl, baroque flute; Anna Steinhoff, cello; and Jason Moy, harpsichord; performing a chamber concert, "Americans in Paris", with music by Hotteterre, Chauvon, Leclair, Forqueray, and Marais.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  St. James Chapel (Quigley Chapel), Quigley Pastoral Center, 835 N. Rush Street (Rush at Pearson), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7:00 PM.
The Stevenson High School Baroque Ensemble, Enrique Vilaseco, Director, will perform in concert.  With members of New Comma Baroque, and Rachel Barton Pine.
Location:  Community Center Series Auditorium, Adlai E. Stevenson High School, 1 Stevenson Drive, Lincolnshire, Illinois.
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Sunday, May 17, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert, "War and Peace", with works by Handel and Haydn.  With soloists:  Sarah Gartshore, soprano; Kathryn Leemhuis, mezzo-soprano; Ryan Belongie, countertenor; Zach Finkelstein, tenor; Roderick Williams, baritone.
Cost:  Varies by date, venue, and seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, May 18, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, May 24, 2015, 3:00 PM.
New Comma Baroque will perform a concert, "Telemann's Travels -- The Eclecticism, Diversity, and Virtuosity of Telemann"
Cost:  $20 General Admission, $15 Seniors, $10 Students, Free Under 18
Location:  Emmanuel Episcopal Church of La Grange, 203 S. Kensington Avenue, La Grange, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Baroque Band, Garry Clarke, Director, will perform a concert, "Water Works", with works by Handel and Telemann.
Cost:  $39; $17 student.  Season subscriptions also available.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site.
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Grainger Ballroom, Symphony Center, 220 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.