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Saturday, February 4, 2017, 4:30 PM.
The Lutheran Church of the Ascension's One Tree, Many Branches Concert Series presents Black Tulip, performing a concert, "Music from the Dutch Golden Age".
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Lutheran Church of the Ascension, 460 Sunset Ridge Road, Northfield, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site or this site.

Friday, February 10, 2017, 7:30 PM.
Organists Michael D. Costello, Richard Hoskins, Brian Schoettler, and Roger D. Stanley will perform all 18 of Bach's Leipzig Chorales.
Location:  St. Chrysostom's Episcopal Church, 1424 N. Dearborn Pkwy, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, February 11, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The Oriana Singers, Bill Chin, Director; City Voices; and the Gargoyle Brass; will perform Monteverdi's Vespers. Pre-concert talk at 6:30.
Location:  First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, February 12, 2017, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra & Chorus, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a concert of Handel's music, "The Grand Handel: Concerto Festival". Soloists: Rosalind Lee, soprano; Thomas Yang, violin; Stuart Letich, organ. Pre-concert lecture at 2:15 PM.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.  Free admission for ages 8-18.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  E-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Ars Longa de la Habana performing a concert, "Gulumbá, Gulumbé", a program of 17th- and 18th-century music from the colonial period in the Americas. Pre-concert lecture at 4:00.
Cost:  Tickets are $29-$46, $10-$15 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions, and group discounts, also available.
Location:  Helene Zelazo Performing Arts Center, 2419 E. Kenwood Boulevard, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 7:00 PM.
Bella Voce, Andrew Lewis, Director; trebles of the Choir of St. Luke's; Ars Antigua; and Christine Kraemer, organist; will perform cantatas by Bach.
Cost:  $25-$30; $15 seniors; students free.
Location:  Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 877-755-6277; visit this site; e-mail mail @ bellavoce.org.

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 8:00 PM.
The Marion Consort will perform a concert of early church music. Pre-concert talk at 7:15.
Location:  Saint Clement Church, 642 West Deming Place, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site or the group's Facebook page.

Sunday, February 19, 2017, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents VOX 3 Collective performing a semi-staged production of Charpentier's chamber opera Les Arts Florissants under the musical direction of harpsichordist Jason Moy.
Cost:  Individual tickets are $20. Series subscription (six concerts) also available.  Children under the age of 16 are free.  As always at the Barn, you may BYOB.
Location:  the Byron Colby Barn at Prairie Crossing, 1561 Jones Point Road, Grayslake, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site; e-mail bcbarn @ prairiecrossing.com; or visit the Early Music at the Barn Facebook page.

Sunday, February 19, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The Northwestern Baroque Music Ensemble, Stephen Alltop, conductor; and David Douglass, violin; will perform a concert, "Baroque Goes Classical", with music by Hoffmeister, JC Bach, Stamitz, and Haydn.
Cost:  $6 general, $4 student.
Location:  Northwestern University's Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-491-5441; visit this site.

Friday, February 24, 2017, 8:00 PM.
The DePaul University Baroque Ensemble, Jason Moy Director and harpsichord, will perform instrumental and vocal chamber works by Sammartini, Handel, Telemann, and Bach.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site, or this site, or this site.

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 7:30 PM.
Handel Week presents "The Intimate Handel: Music for Mezzo, Harpsichord, Flute and Basso Continuo". With soloists: Jake Barlow, countertenor; Marcia Hustad, flute; Erik Liefrinck, harpsichord; Richard Yeo, cello; Dennis Northway, continuo, Artistic Director.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.  Free admission for ages 8-18.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  E-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "Harmony & Invention", with music by Handel, Locke, Vivaldi, Rameau, Muffat, and Telemann.
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, February 27, 2017, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, February 19, 2017, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott (Lord Jesus Christ, true man and God).  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, February 1, 2017, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.