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Sunday, February 3, 2013, 2:30 PM.
Sunday, February 3, 2013, 5:00 PM.
Annette Richards, organist, will perform a concert, "A Prussian Princess at the King of Instruments", with works by JS Bach, Princess Anna Amalia of Prussia, Buxtehude, Frescobaldi, Mayone, and CPE Bach.
Cost:  Call the box office at 574-631-2800 for tickets.
Location:  Reyes Organ and Choral Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame, 100 Performing Arts Center, Notre Dame, Indiana.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Thursday, February 7, 2013, 12:30 PM.
New Comma Baroque will perform a concert of music from the French Baroque, "Tous les Matins Du Monde", including works by Marais, de Chambonnières, Leclair, and F Couperin.
Location:  Harper College Performing Arts Center, Harper College, 1200 West Algonquin Road, Palatine, Illinois
For more info:  visit this site; visit the New Comma Baroque Facebook page.

Friday, February 8, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents harpsichordist Kristian Bezuidenhout performing a concert of works by Kerll, L Couperin, Froberger, Handel, and Bach.  Pre-concert lecture at 6:30.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Performance Hall, Logan Center, 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.

Friday, February 8, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform in concert.
Cost:  Free-will offering.
Location:  Eaton Chapel, Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Sunday, February 10, 2013, 3:00 PM.
Cost:  $15 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Gates of Heaven Synagogue, 302 E. Gorham Street, Madison, Wisconsin.

Saturday, February 9, 2013, 2:00 PM.
Friends of the Windows presents harpsichordist Jason Moy; performing a recital of harpsichord music by Bach, L. Couperin, and others.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  St. James Chapel (Quigley Chapel), Quigley Pastoral Center, 835 N. Rush Street (Rush at Pearson), Chicago, Illinois.
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Sunday, February 10, 2013, 2:00 PM.
The Marion Consort will perform a concert of music from the Lord of the Rings movies mixed with music from the Middle Ages.
Cost:  Free, but please register first at this site.
Location:  Palatine Public Library, 700 N. North Court, Palatine, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit the Marion Consort Facebook page; visit this site.

Sunday, February 10, 2013, 3:00 PM.
Hopkinson Smith, theorbo, will perform a recital of works by Bach.
Cost:  general public $18, students $12
Location:  Northwestern University's Lutkin Hall, 700 University Place, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-467-4000; visit this site.

Sunday, February 10, 2013, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano; and Joel Spears, plucked strings; performing in concert.
View the 2012-2013 season flyer here.
Cost:  Individual tickets are $18. 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:  call 847-543-1202; e-mail bcbarn @ prairiecrossing.com; or visit the Early Music at the Barn Facebook page.

Thursday, February 14, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Roosevelt University CCPA Baroque Orchestra, Garry Clarke, conductor, will perform a concert of Baroque music.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, February 15, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Saturday, February 16, 2013, 7:00 PM.
The Haymarket Opera Company, Craig Trompeter General Director, will perform Henry Purcell's opera Dido and Aeneas.
Cost:  $53; standing room seats also available.
Location:  Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-523-6945; e-mail craig @ haymarketopera.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, February 16, 2013, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents ensemble Masques performing a concert, "The Entertainment of Louis XV".  Gourmet French Dinner following, by separate reservation.
Cost:  Tickets are $25-$40, $10-$20 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions also available.
Location:  St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 904 E. Knapp Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113 or 877-546-8742; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, February 16, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Jason Moy will perform a faculty recital of solo harpsichord music by Bach, L. Couperin, and others.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 804 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site and this site.

Sunday, February 17, 2013, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "The Grand Handel: Orchestra Alive and the Harp is back! Concerti Grossi Opus 3".  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.

Friday, February 22, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "The Water Music--and More", with music by Handel and Haydn.
Cost:  $27-$75, depending on 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:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Sunday, February 24, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois.

Friday, February 22, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Brandi Berri, baroque violin; and Jason Moy, harpsichord; will perform a faculty recital.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 804 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site and this site.

Saturday, February 23, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Handel Week, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a concert, "A Mezzo Soprano in Love and Life!: The Intimate Handel -- Music for Soprano, Recorder & Basso Continuo".  Soloist: Joseph Schlesinger, countertenor.  Cabaret seating with wine and chocolates.
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 23, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Marion Consort, Amy Bearden, Director, will perform a concert, "An Early Anthology - Music of the Middle Ages and Renaissance", with music by Dufay, Machaut, Byrd, and Josquin
Cost:  Free-will offering.
Location:  Resurrection Lutheran Church, 3309 N. Seminary, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail aebearden @ gmail.com; or visit the Consort Facebook page at this site.
Sunday, February 24, 2013, 3:00 PM.
For the Sunday concert in Milwaukee, the Consort will be joined by the Chamber Ensemble from Alverno College.
Location:  St. Joseph's Chapel of the Sisters of St. Francis, 1501 S. Layton Boulevard, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Sunday, February 24, 2013, 3:00 PM.
Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour will perform a solo recital of music by Rameau, Bach, and Scarlatti.
Cost:  Freewill offering.
Location:  First Presbyterian Church, 219 W. Maple Avenue, Libertyville, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-362-2174; visit this site.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The DePaul University Baroque Ensemble, Jason Moy and Brandi Berry Directors, will perform a concert of vocal and instrumental music, with works by Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Telemann, and Godfrey Finger.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 804 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, February 23, 2013, 4:00 PM.
Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour will conduct a Master Class/Workshop on Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier.  Performers will include students from University of Chicago's Piano Program.
Location:  The University of Chicago's Fulton Recital Hall, 1010 E. 59th Street (Goodspeed Hall, 4th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-8484; e-mail musicdept @ uchicago.edu; or visit this site.

Sunday, February 24, 2013, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's Cantata #109, Ich glaube, lieber Herr, hilf meinem Unglauben! (I believe, dear Lord, help my unbelief!).  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.

Friday, February 1, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Viola da Gamba Sonata #1 in G, BWV 1027.  Handel's Giulio Cesare in Egitto: Piangerò la sorte mia.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 1, 2013, 8:00 PM CST.
Music in Chicago: Music of the Baroque performs "Bravura Bach".  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, February 2, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Cantata #202, Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten (Wedding).  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 3, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #6; Concertos for 2 violins and for oboe d'amore.  Broadcast during the 1:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 4, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Cofee Cantata, BWV 211: Ei, wie schmeckt der Coffee susse; Flute Sonata in Eb, BWV 1031.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 4, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
Albinoni's Sonata da chiesa in C.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Purcell's King Arthur SuiteDowland's All ye, whom love or fortune hath betray'd.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in d, BWV 903.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 9:00 AM CST.
Vivaldi's Viola d'amore and Lute Concerto in d, R 540.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 8, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Handel's Alcina Suite.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, February 9, 2013, 3:00 PM CST.
WF Bach's Flute Duet (Sontata) #4 in F.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Keyboard Partita #2 in c, BWV 826.  Biber's Mensa Sonora: Suite #1 in D.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
Purcell's If Music Be the Food of Love.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Anonymous: Istampita.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 2:00 PM CST.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto #3 in D, BWV 1054.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 15, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #4 in G, BWV 1049.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, February 16, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Corelli's Sonata da chiesa in a, Op 3/12.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, February 16, 2013, 3:35 PM CST.
Vivaldi's Bassoon Concerto in Bb, R 503.  Albinoni's Oboe Concerto in F, Op 7/9.  Broadcast during the 3:35-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, February 17, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Corelli's Concerto grosso in c, Op 6/3.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, February 18, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Vivaldi's Three-Violin Concerto in F, R 551.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Purcell's Trumpet Tune; If Love's A Sweet Passion; March & Gigue.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #3 in D, BWV 1068.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Cantata #202, Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten (Wedding).  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 22, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's Two-Violin Concerto in d, BWV 1043.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Fasch's Concerto in E for trumpet, oboe d'amore & violin.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Vivaldi's Viola d'Amore and Lute Concerto in D, R 540.  Bach's Oboe d'Amore Concerto in A, BWV 1055.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 11:00 AM CST.
Tallis' In Pace in Idipsum.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Lully's Atys: Le sommeil.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, February 28, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Bach's Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, February 8, 2013, 6:30 PM.
Robert Kendrick will give a pre-concert lecture for a performance by Kristian Bezuidenhout.
Location:  Performance Hall, Logan Center, 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, February 17, 2013, 2:30 PM.
Dennis Northway, Artistic Director of Handel Week will give a pre-concert lecture for "The Grand Handel: Orchestra Alive and the Harp is back! Concerti Grossi Opus 3".
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.

Friday, February 22, 2013, 2:00 PM.
The Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies presents the 2013 Howard Mayer Brown Memorial Lecture, with Jessie Ann Owens of the University of California, Davis giving a talk, "Diuerse lingue: Thomas Morley and the Problem of National Language in Renaissance Music".
View the event flyer here.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Center for Renaissance Studies, The Newberry Library, 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-255-3514; visit this site or this site.


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