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Sunday, March 1, 2015, 3:00 PM.
The Handel Week Orchestra & Chorus, Dennis Northway, Artistic Director, will perform Bach's Mass in B Minor. Soloists: Kimberly McCord, soprano; Nicci Krebasch, soprano; Amy Anderson de Jong, mezzo soprano; Geoffrey Agpalo, tenor; Philip Kraus, baritone; Pre-concert lecture at 2:30 PM.
Cost:  $45.  Festival subscription packages available.  Visit this site for details.  Free admission for ages 18 and under.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-383-4231; e-mail info @ handelweek.com; or visit this site.

Sunday, March 1, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Gil Shaham will perform the complete solo Bach Sonatas & Partitas.
Cost:  Varies by date and seating; visit this site for details.
Location:  Symphony Center, 220 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 312-294-3000; or visit this site.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Baroque Band, Garry Clarke, Director, will perform a concert, "Past Masters", with works by Locke, Biber, Lully, and Schmelzer.
Cost:  $39; $17 student.  Season subscriptions also available.
Location:  Grainger Ballroom, Symphony Center, 220 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site.
Thursday, March 5, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Friday, March 6, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Bella Voce Camerata will perform a concert, "Stabat Mater", with works by that title by Pergolesi and modern composer Arvo Pärt.
Cost:  $15 thru $38.
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.
Sunday, March 8, 2015, 3:30 PM.
Location:  Saint Clement Church, 642 West Deming Place, Lincoln Park, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Oriana Singers, Bill Chin, Director, plus an ensemble of period instruments, will perform a concert, "Sing An Old Song", German Renaissance and early Baroque music by Schütz, Praetorius, and Scheidt.
Cost:  $20, seniors $15, students free.
Location:  First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents Ensamble Ad-Hoc performing a concert, "Cantigas!", featuring 13th century Iberian secular and sacred songs, presented in Galician-Portuguese.
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; visit this site; e-mail bcbarn @ prairiecrossing.com; or visit the Early Music at the Barn Facebook page.

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Outer Voices will perform a concert, "Refraction/Reflection", with music by Gombert, Machaut, and Dunstaple, also contemporary pieces that feature imitation.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Unity Lutheran Church, 1212 W. Balmoral Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail robertreinhartmusic.com; visit this site.

Friday, March 13, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM.
Saturday, March 14, 2015, 8:00 PM.
The Haymarket Opera Company, Craig Trompeter General Director, will perform Telemann's opera Don Quichotte auf der Hochzeit des Comacho!. With soloists: Peter van de Graaff, as Don Quichotte; Ryan de Ryke as Sancho Panza.
Cost:  Tickets range from $58.  (Standing room seats also available.)  Call 866-468-3401.
Location:  Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 866-468-3401; e-mail craig @ haymarketopera.org; visit this site or this site.

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents the Newberry Consort performing a concert, "Rosa das Rosas -- Cantigas de Santa Maria".
Cost:  Tickets are $28-$55, $10-$29 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 or 877-546-8742; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 8:00 PM.
Court & Country will perform a concert of Medieval and Renaissance choral music.
Cost:  $8 donation (includes refreshments)
Location:  Ethical Humanist Society of Chicago, 7574 N. Lincoln Avenue, Skokie, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site; call 847-677-3334; e-mail office @ ethicalhuman.org

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 4:00 PM.
Violinist Isabelle Rozendaal will perform a graduate recital, with works by Telemann and Tartini, and in the second half works by more modern composers (Grieg and Bartok).
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Recital Hall, DePaul University, corner of Fullerton and Halsted, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will present a concert, "Mystery Sonatas for Lent", with works by Biber.
Cost:  $20 General, $10 Students.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 313 S. Prospect Avenue, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Friday, March 20, 2015, 8:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Music from the World of Copernicus -- Polish Cultural Treasures".
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Cost:  $35 general ($38 at the door), $45 preferred.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site.
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, March 21, 2015, 8:00 PM.
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (9th floor), University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois
Sunday, March 22, 2015, 3:00 PM.
Pre-concert lecture at 2:00 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston, Illinois.

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Trio Speranza will perform a concert of music from the German Baroque.
Location:  DANK-HAUS German American Cultural Center, 4740 N. Western Ave. 5th Floor, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Sunday, March 22, 2015, 4:00 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents the Bach Cantata Vespers Chorus and Orchestra, with Chicago Choral Artists, Michael D. Costello, director; performing Bach's Mass in B minor.  Soloists: Susan Nelson, soprano; Amanda Koopman, mezzo soprano; Karen Brunssen, mezzo soprano; Derek Chester, tenor; Douglas Anderson, baritone.
Cost:  Free, with good-will offering.  A large audience is anticipated, so reserve your tickets well in advance.
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 22, 2015, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents Trio Speranza performing in concert.
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; visit this site; e-mail bcbarn @ prairiecrossing.com; or visit the Early Music at the Barn Facebook page.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Chamber Music from Ganz series presents Baroque Band principal musicians performing a faculty recital, "Italian Masters".
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, March 29, 2015, 3:00 PM.
The Chicago Chorale, Bruce Tammen, conductor, together with an orchestra of period instruments, will perform Bach's St. Matthew Passion
With soloists: Stephen Soph as the Evangelist; Gerard Sundberg as Jesus; Ellen Hargis; Angela Young Smucker; Ryan De Ryke.
Cost:  $40 reserved, $30 general, $15 student.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail info @ chicagochorale.org, or visit this site.

Sunday, March 29, 2015, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert of works by Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven. With soloist:  Imogen Cooper, pianist.
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:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, March 30, 2015, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Sunday, March 1, 2015, 7:00 AM CST.
Bach's Cantata #23, Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 1, 2015, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach's six Brandenburg Concertos.  Broadcast during the 1:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 2, 2015, 9:00 AM CST.
Pergolesi's Flute Concerto in G.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 2, 2015, 8:00 PM CST.
Live from WFMT: Baroque Band.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 2, 2015, 11:00 PM CST.
Biber's Sonata a 7.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 12:00 noon CST.
Corelli's Violin Sonata in A, Op 5/9.  Tartini's Violin Sonata in g, Devil's Trill.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 3:00 PM CST.
Praetorius' Terpsichore: Suite #1 in C.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 11:00 PM CST.
Purcell's Viol Fantasia #8.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G, BWV 1048; Brandenburg Concerto #5 in D, BWV 1050.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 9:00 AM CST.
Vivaldi's Two-Violin Sonata in b, Op 1/11.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 11:00 AM CST.
Handel's Music for the Royal FireworksCastello's Sonata Seconda.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 2:00 PM CST.
Vivaldi's Trio Sonata in d, R 63.  Geminiani's Concerto grosso in d (La Follia).  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 10:00 PM CST.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 6, 2015, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Violin Concerto in A, BWV 1055; Lute Suite in g, BWV 995.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:00 AM CST.
Bach's Solo Violin Sonata #1 in g, BWV 1001.  Broadcast during the 7:00-10:00 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #54, Widerstehe doch der Sünde.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 9, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Palestrina's Magnificat quarti toni.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 9, 2015, 3:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Lute Partita in c, BWV 997.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 9, 2015, 11:00 PM CDT.
Rameau's Les Fêtes d'Hébé.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's French Suite #6 in E, BWV 817.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 1:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, Op 8/1-4: Violin Concerto #2 in g, R 315, Summer.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Handel's Water Music Suite #3 in G; Samson: Let the Bright Seraphim.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 11:00 AM CDT.
Vivaldi's Lute Concerto in D, R 93.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 13, 2015, 12:00 noon CDT.
Telemann's Three-Trumpet Concerto in BbHandel's Dettingen Te Deum: Chorus, We Praise Thee, O God.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 13, 2015, 3:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Toccata and Fugue in d, BWV 565; Violin Concerto #2 in E, BWV 1042.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, March 13, 2015, 8:00 PM CDT.
Music in Chicago presents Music of the Baroque performing Handel's Rival Queens.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:00 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #6 in Bb, BWV 1051.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #159, Sehet! Wir gehn hinauf gen Jerusalem.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 16, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Gabrieli's Jubilate Deo.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 16, 2015, 11:00 PM CDT.
Gabrieli's Canzon quarti toni; Canzon a 12; Canzon per sonare #28.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Clavier Toccata #1 in f#, BWV 910; Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G, BWV 1048.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 11:00 PM CDT.
Handel's Harp Concerto in Bb, Op 4/6.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 11:15 PM CDT.
Rameau's Acante et Céphise SuiteBoyce's Symphony #6 in F.  Broadcast during the 11:15-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in Bb, R 253.  Charpentier's Louise: Depuis le jour.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:00 PM CDT.
Bach's English Suite #3 in g, BWV 808.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:00 PM CDT.
Scarlatti's Clavier Sonata in G, Kk 240 (L 29).  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 9:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 12:00 noon CDT.
Holborne's Renaissance Suite.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #3 in D, BWV 1068; Organ Trio Sonata #1 in G.  Broadcast during the 7:00-10:00 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 6:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #5 in D, BWV 1050; Adagio-Arioso; Pastorale in F; Air from Orchestra Suite #3.  Broadcast during the 6:00-7:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 22, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Mass in G, BWV 236.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 12:00 noon CDT.
Purcell's The Fairy Queen Suite.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 3:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's Trio Sonata in g, R 58, Il Pastor Fido.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 11:00 PM CDT.
Marais' Recorder Suite in F.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 10:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #1 in F, BWV; Brandenburg Concerto #7 (reconstructed by Bruce Haynes).  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #5 in D, BWV 1050.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 3:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Violin Partita #2 in d, BWV 1004.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, March 29, 2015, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #1, Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 Mornings with Candice Agree program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 30, 2015, 12:00 noon CDT.
Corelli's Trio Sonata in D, Op 1/12.  Vivaldi's Three-Violin Concerto in F, R 551.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, March 30, 2015, 10:30 PM CDT.
Exploring Music: "The Not-So-Minor B Minor Mass".  Broadcast during the 10:30-11:30 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 10:30 PM CDT.
Exploring Music: "The Not-So-Minor B Minor Mass".  Broadcast during the 10:30-11:30 time period on WFMT Radio.