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Friday, February 2, 2018, 12:10 PM.
The Musicians Club of Women Artists in Recital Series presents the Chicago Recorder Quartet performing a concert, "German Gems: Music from Renaissance to Contemporary".
Location:  Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, February 9, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform in concert.
Cost:  $20 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Eaton Chapel, Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Saturday, February 10, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 1833 Regent Street, Madison, Wisconsin.

Sunday, February 11, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra & Chorus, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform a concert of Handel's music, "The Grand Handel Orchestra Alive!". 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.

Sunday, February 11, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will present its annual Young Baroque Artists Showcase Concert.
Cost:  $10 general.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S. Fifth Street, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 6:30 PM.
Third Coast Baroque members Nathalie Colas and Kaitlin Foley, sopranos; with lutenist Brandon Acker; will perform a concert, "Love Is in the Air", with love songs from the Baroque era by composers such as Dowland, Campion, Monteverdi, and Moulinié.
Cost:  Museum members $30, public $35.
Location:  The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 40 East Erie Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, February 16, 2018, 8:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Forbidden Love: The Passion of Héloïse and Abelard", with costumed actors portraying the famous lovers, performing excerpts from their amorous letters while the Consort plays and sings medieval love songs.
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, February 17, 2018, 8:00 PM.
Pre-concert chat at 7:30 PM.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (9th floor), University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois
Sunday, February 18, 2018, 3:00 PM.
Pre-concert chat at 2:30 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall, Evanston, Illinois.

Saturday, February 17, 2018, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents the Flanders Recorder Quartet performing a concert, "The Final Chapter: 30 Years", as part of the ensemble's farewell tour. 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, February 18, 2018, 3:00 PM.
Trio Settecento will perform a concert, "Five at Twenty", with music of Corelli.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site, also the group's Facebook page.

Sunday, February 18, 2018, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents baritone Thomas Meglioranza and fortepianist David Breitman performing Schubert's Winterreise (Winter Journey).
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.

Friday, February 23, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Taya König-Tarasevich, baroque flute; Anna Steinhoff, viola da gamba; David Walker, theorbo; and Jason Moy, harpsichord; will perform a concert, "An Evening at Cafe Zimmermann: Chamber Music of Bach and Telemann".
Cost:  Suggested donation: $20.
Location:  St. Chrysostom's Episcopal Church, 1424 N. Dearborn Pkwy, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site, or this site.

Saturday, February 24, 2018, 7:00 PM.
OPUS 327 presents Bella Voce and Ars Antigua performing a concert, "An Evening with J.S. Bach", with cantatas and organ works by Bach. With solo organist Christine Kraemer.
Cost:  $30 premium, $25 adult, $15 student.
Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site and this site.

Saturday, February 24, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Handel Week presents "The Intimate Handel: Music for Soprano, Two Violins, and Basso Continuo".
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 25, 2018, 3:00 PM.
New Comma Baroque will perform a concert, "The French Connection - Music of the French Baroque", with music by Chambonnières, DuBuisson, Marais, and Sainte-Colombe.
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.

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, and soloists, will perform Handel's oratorio Esther, HMV 50.
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.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Gott soll allein mein Herze haben (God alone shall have my heart).  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 7, 2018, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.


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