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Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 12:20 PM.
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Manz Organ Series presents Thomas Wikman, organist, performing in concert.
Cost:  Freewill offering.
Location:  Augustana Chapel at the Lutheran School of Theology, 1100 East 55th Street (55th and University), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, February 5, 2011, 7:30 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "The Grand Handel: Orchestra Alive!". Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Cost:  $35.  Festival subscription packages available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-524-0695; e-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 6, 2011, 3:00 PM.
Baroque Band, Garry Clarke, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "Super Bowl Baroque Sunday".
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 6, 2011, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents the Bach & Beethoven Ensemble performing a concert, "en Francais", with works by Couperin, Hotteterre, Leclair, and Marais.
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Cost:  Individual tickets are $15. Series subscription (six concerts) price is $72, or $12 per concert.  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:  call 847-543-1202; e-mail bcbarn @ prairiecrossing.com; or visit this site.

Friday, February 11, 2011, 7:30 PM.
Saturday, February 12, 2011, 7:30 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "Ah, Cruel Love! Ah, Cruel Fate! or Chamber Rejoicings and Laments on Love and Life".  Featuring soloists:  Rosalind Lee, Nicci Krebasch, sopranos.  Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Cost:  $35.  Festival subscription packages available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-524-0695; e-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Saturday, February 12, 2011, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Plaine & Easie performing a concert, "Continental Connections", with English, Italian, Dutch, and Spanish music from the Renaissance.
Cost:  Tickets are $25-$40, $10-$20 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions also available.
Location:  All Saints' Cathedral, 818 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113 or 877-546-8742 (877-54music); e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, February 12, 2011, 7:00 PM.
EnsAmble Ad-Hoc will perform a concert, "Passava amor", a program of love songs from the Renaissance and early Baroque.
Location:  Oak Park Art League, 720 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, February 12, 2011, 8:00 PM.
The University of Chicago Camerata will perform a concert, "Arcadelt to Monteverdi: Music of the Italian Renaissance", with music by Palestrina, Monteverdi, Rossi, and others.  Reception to follow the concert.
Cost:  $5 for students ($4 if bought in advance), $10 for adults.
Location:  Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail camerata @ uchicago.edu; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 13, 2011, 3:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Something Old, Something New", songs ranging from the Elizabethan period to today.  With Ellen Hargis, soprano; the Newberry Consort of Viols
Cost:  $28, $5 students.  Series subscriptions also available.  Call 312-255-3610 for pre-concert ticket purchases, else visit this site.
Location:  Northwestern University's Lutkin Hall, 700 University Place, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-255-3610; visit the Consort website; or e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org.

Sunday, February 13, 2011, 7:00 PM.
The Northwestern Baroque Music Ensemble will perform a concert, "Jewels of the French Baroque I".
Cost:  $7 general; $5 NU faculty/staff; $4 students.
Location:  Northwestern University's Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-467-4000; visit this site.

Thursday, February 17, 2011, 8:00 PM.
Baroque Band members Garry Clarke, baroque violin, and David Schrader, harpsichord; will perform a faculty recital.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, February 18, 2011, 7:30 PM.
The Marion Consort will perform a concert of works by Machaut, de Prez, Hassler, and Victoria, among others.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  First United Methodist Church, 1903 E. Euclid, Arlington Heights, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail aebearden @ gmail.com.
Saturday, February 19, 2011, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Resurrection Lutheran Church, 3309 N. Seminary, Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 11:00 AM.
The DePaul University School of Music presents a Faculty Concert of works by Bach.  Also broadcast live on WFMT.
Location:  Mayne Stage/Act One Pub, 1328 W. Morse Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 1:00 PM.
Midwest Young Artists presents the MYA Early Music Ensemble and MYA New Music Ensemble performing in a concert, "Be Authentic!"
Location:  Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-926-9898; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 2:30 PM.
Sunday, February 20, 2011, 5:00 PM.
Ensemble SDG; with John Chappell Stowe, organ; and Edith Hines, violin; will perform a concert, "La musica italiana, die deutscher Art", with works by Frescobaldi, Cima, Fontana, Storace, Bertali, Froberger, Weckmann, Strungk, and Buxtehude.
Cost:  Tickets at the box office: 574-631-2800.
Location:  DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame, 100 Performing Arts Center, Notre Dame, Indiana.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra & Chorus, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform Handel's oratorio Israel in Egypt. Pre-concert lecture at 2:30 PM.
Cost:  $35.  Festival subscription packages available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-524-0695; e-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 3:00 PM.
The University of Chicago Motet Choir, together with members of the University Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Music Program, will perform a concert, "The Bach Project", selected Brandenberg concerti and Bach cantatas.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-8069; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 7:00 PM.
The Home Street Recorder Ensemble will perform its 20th Anniversary Concert.
Cost:  Free will offering.
Location:  Unity Temple, 875 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail homestreetrecorder @ comcast.net; or call 708-848-6225.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 8:00 PM.
The Roosevelt University CCPA Collegium, Garry Clarke and David Schrader, conductors, will perform a concert.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, February 25, 2011, 7:30 PM.
The Bach & Beethoven Ensemble will perform an all-Bach program.
Location:  St. John's Lutheran Church, 1235 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail bbe @ bachandbeethoven.org; or visit this site.
Saturday, February 26, 2011, 8:00 PM.
Location:  Chicago Temple First United Methodist Church, 77 West Washington Street, Chicago, Illinois.

Friday, February 25, 2011, 8:00 PM.
Fontana Chamber Arts presents il Giardino Armonico performing a concert of works by Castello, Merula, Legrenzi, Galuppi, and Vivaldi.
Cost:  $28-$35, $5 students.
Location:  Dalton Center, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
For more info:  Call 269-382-7774; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 2:00 PM.
David Schrader will perform a concert of harpsichord works by by d'Angelbert, Cabezóon, Sweelinck, Handel, D. Scarlatti, and Bach.
Cost:  Admission free, donation requested.
Location:  North Shore Unitarian Church, 2100 Half Day Road, Deerfield, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-227-6383; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 2:00 PM.
The Chicago Trombone Quartet will perform a concert of works by Telemann, Gabrieli, and Albrechtsberger.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site or this site.

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 2:30 PM.
St. Chrysostom's Church presents Nora Engonopoulos, Lindsay Metzger, Jennifer Schneider, sopranos; Alex Edgemon, countertenor; Marcus Shields, Micah Dingler, Herb Lentz, tenors; Matthew Hayden, baritone; Martin Davids, Wendy Benner, violins; Craig Trompeter, viola da gamba; Richard Hoskins, organ; performing a concert of music by Charpentier, Lully, Dumont, Couperin, de la Lande, and Marais.
Location:  St. Chrysostom's Church, 1424 N. Dearborn Pkwy, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-944-1083; or visit this site or this site.

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 4:00 PM.
The Chicago Early Music Consort will perform a concert, "Per Amore", music of love from the Italian Seicento, with works by Strozzi, Legrenzi, Scarlatti, and Uccellini.
Cost:  $15; 16 and under free.
Location:  First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-215-8914; or visit this site.
Saturday, March 5, 2011, 6:00 PM.
Cost:  $15; $5 for youth.
Location:  St. John Cantius Church, 825 N. Carpenter Street, Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's Cantata #126, Erhalt uns Herr, bei deinem Wort (Lord, keep us steadfast in your word).  Prelude at 3:45 PM, vespers service at 4:00 PM.
Cost:  Free.
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.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 10:00 AM CST.
Handel's Concerto grosso in D, Op 3/6.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 12:00 noon CST.
Vivaldi's Two-Violin and Cello Concerto in d, Op 3/11.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 3:00 PM CST.
Bach-Walton's The Wise Virgins Suite.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011, 2:00 PM CST.
Telemann's Overture (Suite) in D.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 3, 2011, 10:00 AM CST.
Torelli's Sonata à cinque #1 in G.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 3, 2011, 11:00 AM CST.
Bach's Two-Violin Concerto in d, BWV 1043.  Handel's Rinaldo: Lascia ch'io pianga mia cruda sorte.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 6, 2011, 12:00 noon CST.
Bach's Flute Sonata in E, BWV 1035.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 6, 2011, 5:00 PM CST.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 5:00-6:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 7, 2011, 10:00 AM CST.
Vivaldi's Oboe Concerto in F,.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 7, 2011, 2:00 PM CST.
Biber's Mensa Sonora: Suite #6 in gVivaldi's Concerto in C con molti stromenti, R 558.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 7, 2011, 8:00 PM CST.
Live from WFMT:  Baroque Band will perform in live concert.
Location:  WFMT Studios, 5400 N. Saint Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site, or this site.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011, 10:15 PM CST.
Bach's Sheep May Safely Graze; Sinfonia from Cantata 20; Das alte Jahr vergangen ist.  Broadcast during the 10:15-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 10:00 AM CST.
Tallis' Spem in AliumPurcell's The Fairy Queen: Suite.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 11:00 PM CST.
The Boston Camerata performs: traditional Bransles de village; Canadian song Il était une Cendrillon.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 10, 2011, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Flute Sonata in C, BWV 1033.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 11, 2011, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Violin Concerto #2 in E, BWV 1042.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 11, 2011, 11:00 AM CST.
Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, Op 8/1-4.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 11, 2011, 2:00 PM CST.
Vivaldi's Four-Violin and Cello Concerto in b, R 580 (Op 3/10).  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 13, 2011, 12:00 noon CST.
Pachelbel's Canon and Gigue.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 14, 2011, 11:00 PM CST.
Dowland's Go from My Window.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011, 12:00 noon CST.
Handel's Harp Concerto in Bb, Alexander's Feast.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011, 8:00 PM CST.
Handel's opera Agrippina.  Broadcast during the 8:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's Violin Partita #2 in d, BWV 1004: #5, Chaconne.  Broadcast during the 1:00-3:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 17, 2011, 12:00 noon CST.
Torelli's Sinfonia à 4 for 4 Trumpets and Orchestra.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 11:00 AM CST.
The DePaul University School of Music presents a Faculty Concert of works by Bach.  Also broadcast live on WFMT.
Location:  Mayne Stage/Act One Pub, 1328 W. Morse Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Monday, February 21, 2011, 7:00 PM CST.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin: "Handel".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 7:00 PM CST.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin: "Handel".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011, 7:00 PM CST.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin: "Handel".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011, 8:00 PM CST.
Handel's Three Coronation Anthems; Organ Concerto in g, Op 4/1; Dettingen Te Deum.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 7:00 PM CST.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin: "Handel".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 25, 2011, 7:00 PM CST.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin: "Handel".  Broadcast during the 7:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, February 26, 2011, 12:00 noon CST.
Live from the Met: Gluck's opera Iphigénie en Tauride.  Broadcast during the 12:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, February 26, 2011, 6:00 PM CST.
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center: "Baroque Delights", with works by Geminiani, Bach, Purcell, Vivaldi.  Broadcast during the 6:00-8:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 2:00 PM.
Jeffrey Sherman of the Lyric Opera Lecture Corps presents composer information, story insights, music history, and musical highlights for Lyric Opera's upcoming performance of Handel's opera Hercules.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.


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