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Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Sunday, March 4, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Thursday, March 8, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Monday, March 12, 2012, 2:00 PM.
Friday, March 16, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Saturday, March 24, 2012, 7:30 PM.
The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Harry Bicket, conductor, Francisco Negrin, director; will present Handel's opera Rinaldo.  Featuring David Daniels as Rinaldo; Julia Kleiter as Almirena; Elza van den Heever as Armida; Luca Pisaroni as Argante; Sonia Prina as Goffredo; Iestyn Davies as Eustazio.
Cost:  Varies by seating and day of week.  Call for more info.
Location:  Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive (Madison & Wacker), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-332-2244; or visit this site.

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 7:30 PM.
The Northwestern Baroque Music Ensemble, Stephen Alltop, conductor, will perform a concert of Baroque concerti, with works by Vivaldi, JS Bach, and CPE Bach.
Cost:  general public $6, students $4.
Location:  Northwestern University's Lutkin Hall, 700 University Place, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-467-4000; visit this site or this site.

Saturday, March 3, 2012, 7:30 PM.
The Marion Consort, Amy Bearden, Director, will perform a concert of music from Italian convents written in the late 16th and early 17th centuries, with works by Leoni, Tressina, Arresti, Banchieri, Reina, and Cozzolani.
View the concert poster.
Cost:  Free admission.
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, March 4, 2012, 5:00 PM.
Location:  Alverno College Chapel (entrance off 39th Street), 3400 S. 43rd Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Sunday, March 4, 2012, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra & Chorus, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform Handel's oratorio Semele (HWV 58).  Featuring Kimberly McCord as Semele; David Portillo as Jupiter; and David De Jong as Sominus.  Pre-concert lecture at 2:15 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.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 12:20 PM.
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Manz Organ Series presents Thomas Wikman, organist, performing a concert of works by Krieger, Buxtehude, and others.
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 or this site.

Friday, March 9, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Baroque Band, Harry Bicket, Guest Director, will perform a concert, "The White Rabbit". Featured soloist:  Iestyn Davies, counter-tenor.
Cost:  $35; $15 student.  Season subscriptions also available.
Location:  Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site.
Saturday, March 10, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Grainger Ballroom, Symphony Center, 220 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, March 10, 2012, 2:00 PM.
Friends of the Windows presents Jason Moy performing in solo recital, with French and German harpsichord works by L. Couperin, J.S. Bach, Buxtehude, and others.
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 or this site.

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 3:00 PM.
Chicago Syntagma Musicum, Andrew Schultze, Director, will perform a program of sacred vocal and instrumental music for Lent.
Cost:  $10, students free.
Location:  Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail aschultze @ comcast.net.

Saturday, March 17, 2012, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Piffaro and King's Noyse, with soprano Ellen Hargis, performing a concert, "New Waves in Ferrara: Two Bands, Fresh Sounds", an insightful exploration of the music and cultural life of Ferrara, one of the great centers of the courtly arts in Renaissance Italy.  Silent Auction and Chocolate Reception at 3:00.
Cost:  Tickets are $25-$50, $10-$25 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions also available.
Location:  Helene Zelazo Performing Arts Center, 2419 E. Kenwood Boulevard, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113 or 877-546-8742; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, March 17, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Bella Voce, Andrew Lewis, Director, will perform a concert, "Music of the Sistine Chapel", with works by Josquin, Morales, Palestrina, and Allegri.
Cost:  $15 (students) through $38.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-479-1096; e-mail mail @ bellavoce.org; or visit this site.
Sunday, March 18, 2012, 4:00 PM.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.
Saturday, March 24, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 1:30 PM.
The Chicago Chamber Musicians Brass will perform a concert of works for brass, organ and voice by Gabrieli, Pezel, Bach, and Buxtehude.  With guest artists Thomas Wikman, organ; Siân Davies, soprano.
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  The Church of the Ascension, 1133 N. LaSalle Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-225-5226; or visit this site.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 2:00 PM.
The Chicago Chamber Orchestra, John Sherer, Conductor, will perform works by Bach, Boyce, and other more recent composers.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 312-787-4570; visit this site.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 3:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort presents Piffaro and King's Noyse, with soprano Ellen Hargis, performing a concert, "New Waves in Ferrara: Two Bands, Fresh Sounds".  With works by de Rore, Gesualdo, Luzzaschi, and others. 
Cost:  $35 general, $5 students.  Series subscriptions also available.  Call 312-890-2553 for pre-concert ticket purchases, else visit this site.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-890-2553; visit the Consort website; or e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents Alison Attar, harp; Stephanie Sheffield, soprano; and Joel Spears, lute; performing a concert, "La Harpe de Melodie".
View the 2011-2012 season flyers here and here.
Cost:  Individual tickets are $15. Series subscription (six concerts) price is $84, 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 the Early Music at the Barn Facebook page.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 4:00 PM.
The Saint Luke Bach Cantata Series presents Bach's Cantata BWV 173, Erhohtes Fleisch und Blut (Exalted Flesh and Blood) and Cantata BWV 180, Schmucke dich, o liebe Seele (Adorn yourself, dear Soul).
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Luke, 1500 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-472-3383; or visit this site.

Friday, March 23, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Baroque Band, Garry Clarke, Artistic Director, will perform a concert.
Location:  Rammelkamp Chappel, Illinois College, 1101 West College Avenue, Jacksonville, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, March 24, 2012, 8:00 PM.
The Chicago Bach Ensemble, James Setapen, conductor, will perform a a concert, "The Cantata Project", with works by Bach.
View the concert poster.
Cost:  $15 adults; $10 students; children under 12 free
Location:  Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-578-0690; visit this site.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 8:00 PM.
Location:  St. Jerome Croatian Catholic Church, 2823 South Princeton Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
Saturday, March 31, 2012, 8:00 PM.
Location:  Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1218 West Addison Street, Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, March 25, 2012, 4:00 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's Messe in h-Moll (Mass in B Minor), BWV 232.  With guest choir, the Concert Choir of Wheaton College.
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.

Sunday, March 25, 2012, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert, "Mirth & Melancholy--Handel's L'Allegro". Pre-concert lecture by Peter Van De Graaff at 6:30 PM.
Cost:  $38-$60, depending on seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  First United Methodist Church, 1630 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, March 26, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Pre-concert lecture by Peter Van De Graaff at 6:00 PM at the Chicago Cultural Center's Randolph Cafe.
Cost:  $30-$75, depending on 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.

Friday, March 30, 2012, 7:30 PM.
Ensemble Voltaire will perform a concert, "J.S. Bach: Musical Offering".
Cost:  $20 general; $15 seniors; $10 "next generation" (18-40); $5 students.
Location:  Trinity Episcopal Church, 3243 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.
For more info:  call 317-808-2224; visit this site.
Sunday, April 1, 2012, 2:00 PM.
Location:  Historic Athenaeum, The Athenaeum Foundation, 401 East Michigan Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Wednesday March 21 thru Sunday March 25, 2012.
Historical Keyboard Society Meeting and Festival.
Location:  Cincinnati, Ohio.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday March 4, 2012.
San Francisco Early Music Society Medieval & Renaissance Collegium.
Location:  El Cerrito, California.
For more info:  write Greta Haug-Hryciw, The San Francisco Early Music Society, PO Box 10151, Berkeley, CA 94709; call 415-377-4444; e-mail medrenworkshop @ sfems.org; visit this site.

Saturday, March 10, 2012, 2:00 PM.
Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour will conduct a Baroque Performance Master Class.  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.

Friday March 16 thru Monday March 19, 2012.
Columbia Gorge Early Music Retreat.
Location:  Columbia Gorge, Portland, Oregon.
For more info:  e-mail jeannelynch @ gmail.com; visit this site.

Saturday March 17, 2012.
Introduction to Baroque Dance Workshop.
Location:  San Francisco, California.
For more info:  write San Francisco Renaissance Voices, 1329 Seventh Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122; call 415-664-2543 x3; e-mail sfrvoices @ yahoo.com; visit this site.

Saturday March 24, 2012.
Princeton Recorder Society Annual Workshop.
Location:  Princeton, New Jersey.
For more info:  e-mail hankinsona @ gmail.com; visit this site.

Saturday March 31, 2012.
WFMT presents Bach Immersion Day with David Schrader.
Cost:  $150; students $100.
Location:  WFMT Studios, 5400 N. Saint Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-279-2120; e-mail pvandegraaff @ wfmt.com; or visit this site.

Saturday March 31, 2012.
The West Suburban Early Music Society will host "Music of German and Italian Masters", an Early Music Workshop for Recorders, Historical Soft Winds, and Strings, with Rotem Gilbert.
View the workshop flyer here.
Cost:  $65 (includes music, lunch, mid-morning and afternoon snacks).  Register no later than March 21st.
Location:  Naperville Evangelical Covenant Church, 1150 Hobson Road, Naperville, Illinois.
For more info:  call 630-473-0082; e-mail khbabis @ yahoo.com; write Kathleen Hall-Babis, 245 Indianwood Lane, West Chicago, IL 60185.

Saturday March 31, 2012.
Triangle Recorder Society Annual Spring Workshop.
Location:  Durham, North Carolina.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday March 31, 2012.
South Bay Recorder Society Workshop.
Location:  San Jose, California.
For more info:  call 408-257-6506; visit this site.

Friday March 30 thru Sunday April 1, 2012.
Lutefest.
Location:  Hitchin, United Kingdom.
For more info:  Benslow Music Trust; e-mail info @ benslow.org; visit this site.

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Clavier Partita #4 in D, BWV 828; Brandenburg Concerto #1 in F, BWV 1046: Allegro.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 10:00 AM CST.
Renaissance Brass music.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 11:00 AM CST.
Bach's Toccata and Fugue in d, BWV 565.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 11:00 PM CST.
Bach's Solo Violin Sonata #1 in G, BWV 1001.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 2, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971; Brandenburg Concerto #2 in F, BWV 1047: Allegro.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 2, 2012, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's motet Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV 225; chorale-preludes: Ich ruf; zu dir, Nun freut euch, Jesus bleibet meine Freude.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 2, 2012, 8:00 PM CST.
Music in Chicago: The Chicago Bach Project Presents Bach's St. Matthew Passion (recorded live concert from 2011).  Broadcast during the 8:00-11:15 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 5, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Cello Suite #2 in d, BWV 1008; Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G, BWV 1048: Allegro.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 5, 2012, 11:00 AM CST.
Frescobaldi's Fantasia Quarta, sopra Doi SoggettiBach's Orchestra Suite #3 in D, BWV 1068.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 5, 2012, 2:00 PM CST.
Bach's Violin and Oboe Concerto in c, BWV 1060; Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Jachzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 5, 2012, 11:00 PM CST.
Bach's Cantata #208, Was mir behagt: Sheep May Safely Graze.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's English Suite #2 in a, BWV 807; Brandenburg Concerto #4 in G, BWV 1049: Presto.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's Cello Suite #1 in G, BWV 1007.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Violin Partita #2 in d, BWV 1004; Brandenburg Concerto #5 in D, BWV 1050: Allegro.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 3:00 PM CST.
Dowland's Five Dances for Strings.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Cello Suite #4 in Eb, BWV 1010; Orchestra Suite #4 in D, BWV 1069.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 10:00 AM CST.
Handel's Concerto grosso in D, Op 6/5; Theodora: duet, Streams of pleasure ever flowing.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 8, 2012, 3:00 PM CST.
Bach's Two-Clavier Concerto #2 in C, BWV 1061.  Handel's Messiah aria, Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 9, 2012, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's English Suite #3 in g, BWV 808; Violin Concerto #2 in E, BWV 1042.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 12:00 noon CDT.
Bach's Cantata #140, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme; Pastorale in F; Air from Orchestra Suite #3Vivaldi's Viola d'Amore and Lute Concerto in D, R 540.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 12, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cello Suite #5 in c, BWV 1011.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 12, 2012, 10:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Flute Sonata in Eb, BWV 1031.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 12, 2012, 11:00 AM CDT.
Telemann's Heldenmusik.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 12, 2012, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Clavier Partita #1 in Bb, BWV 825.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Solo Violin Sonata #2 in a, BWV 1003.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #3 in D, BWV 1068.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 3:00 PM CDT.
Bella Voce performs Renaissance motets from the Sistine Chapel.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 10:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #34: chorus, O ewiges Feuer, o Ursprung der Liebe.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 15, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Violin Sonata #6 in G, BWV 1019.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 15, 2012, 12:00 noon CDT.
Bach's Cantata #147, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben: chorale, Jesu bleibet meine Freude; Flute Sonata in C, BWV 1033.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 16, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #4 in D, BWV 1069.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 16, 2012, 11:00 AM CDT.
Biber's Mensa Sonora: Suite #1 in DBach's English Suite #3 in g, BWV 808.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 16, 2012, 8:00 PM CDT.
Music in Chicago: Music of the Baroque in concert.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 17, 2012, 4:30 PM CDT.
Bach's Oboe d'Amore Concerto in A, BWV 1055.  Broadcast during the 4:30-6:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 11:00 PM CDT.
Anonymous: Rowallen Lute Book: five excerpts.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 19, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's English Suite #6 in d, BWV 811.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 19, 2012, 11:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Fugue in g, BWV 1000.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 19, 2012, 11:00 PM CDT.
Handel's coronation anthem The King Shall RejoiceDowland's The Most Sacred Queen Elizabeth, Her Galliard; The King of Denmark's Galliard.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Lute Suite in a, BWV 995.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 11:00 PM CDT.
Telemann's Tafelmusik, Bk 3: Overture (Suite) in BbBach's Cantata #208, Was mir behagt: Sheep May Safely Graze.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #2 in b, BWV 1076: Dances; motet, Der Geist hilft unsrer Schwachheit auf, BWV 226.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 10:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Three Fantasies for Anna Magdalena Bach (Two Minuets, Musette); Brandenburg Concerto #1 in F, BWV 1046.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 11:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto #1 in d, BWV 1052; Prelude and Fugue in C, BWV 531, Fanfare.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Mass in b, BWV 232: Sanctus; Osanna; Dona Nobis Pacem; Violin Partita #2 in d, BWV 1004: Chaconne; Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 2:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #79, Gott der Herr ist Sonn und Schild; Clavier Partita #3 in a, BWV 827; Et Resurrexit; Sheep May Safely Graze; A Mighty Fortress Is Our God.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Solo Violin Sonata #1 in g, BWV 1001.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 23, 2012, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's English Suite #1 in A, BWV 806.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 24, 2012, 4:30 PM CDT.
Bach's Two-Clavier Concerto #3 in c, BWV 1062.  Broadcast during the 4:30-6:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 26, 2012, 3:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in d, BWV 903.  Praetorius' Terpsichore (1612): Suite in D.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 11:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #2 in b, BWV 1067.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 12:00 noon CDT.
Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 2:00 PM CDT.
Bach's French Suite #2 in c, BWV 813.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 8:00 PM CDT.
The Tuesday Night Opera with Peter van de Graaff: Gluck's Ezio.  Broadcast during the 8:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 29, 2012, 10:00 AM CDT.
Handel's Water Music Suite in F.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 29, 2012, 12:00 noon CDT.
Vivaldi's Recorder Sonata in G, R 59.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 29, 2012, 11:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Two-Clavier Concerto #1 in c, BWV 1060.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 4, 2012, 2:15 PM.
Carl Grapentine will give a pre-concert lecture for the Handel Week performance of "Semele".
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, March 25, 2012, 6:30 PM.
Pre-concert lecture by Peter Van De Graaff for the Music of the Baroque concert, "Mirth & Melancholy--Handel's L'Allegro".
Cost:  Free admission for the lecture (only, not the concert).
Location:  First United Methodist Church, 1630 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, March 26, 2012, 6:00 PM.
Location:  Chicago Cultural Center's Randolph Cafe, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.


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