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Friday, May 2, 2014, 7:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Webster Conductor, will present a concert of music by Bach.  With soloists: Christopher Martin, trumpet; Margaret Martin, organ.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Anderson Chapel, 5149 N. Spaulding Avenue, North Park University, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, P.O. Box 1832, Evanston, IL 60204-1832 USA; call 847-868-6015; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Friday, May 2, 2014, 8:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a concert, "Celestial Sirens", music from the Mexican Convent of the Encarnación.
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Cost:  $35 general, $45 preferred.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site.
Location:  St. Clement Church, 642 W. Deming Place, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit the Consort website; e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org; or visit the Consort Facebook page.
Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8:00 PM.
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 PM.
Location:  Bond Chapel, University of Chicago, 1050 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 3:00 PM.
Pre-concert lecture at 2:00 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston, Illinois.

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 2:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Webster Conductor, will present a concert of music by Bach.  With soloists: Katinka Kleijn, violoncello.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Anderson Chapel, 5149 N. Spaulding Avenue, North Park University, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, P.O. Box 1832, Evanston, IL 60204-1832 USA; call 847-868-6015; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 12:15 PM.
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Manz Organ Series presents Thomas Wikman, organist, performing a recital of works by LeBegue, Sweelinck, Bach, 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, May 9, 2014, 7:30 PM.
Schola Antiqua of Chicago, Michael Alan Anderson, Director, will perform a concert, "A Mother's Mother: Music for St. Anne".
Cost:  $25 general, $10 student/senior.
Location:  Bond Chapel, University of Chicago, 1010 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 585-733-0471; e-mail scholachicago @ yahoo.com; visit this site.
Saturday, May 10, 2014, 8:00 PM.
Location:  St. Clement Church, 642 W. Deming Place, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 8:00 PM.
Ensemble Musical Offering will perform a concert, "CPE Bach 300th Anniversary Celebration".  Featured soloist: Jory Vinikour, harpsichord; Linda Perekstra, Baroque flute.
Pre-concert talk 7 PM.
Cost:  $30, students $20.
Location:  All Saints' Cathedral, 818 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Call 414-258-6133; e-mail info @ ensemblemusicaloffering.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, May 11, 2014, 5:00 PM.
EnsAmble Ad-Hoc will perform a concert, "Buestra belleza, senora" (Your beauty, my lady), 17th-century Italian and Spanish repertoire, with works by Merula, Sances, Romero, and Marín, among others.
Cost:  Suggested donation $10.
Location:  2231 W Foster Avenue (between Leavitt & Oakley), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail mmccullough @ oldtownschool.org or ensambleadhoc @ gmail.com; or visit this site.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 7:30 PM.
The University of Chicago Early Music Ensemble will perform its annual spring concert, featuring English Renaissance classics by Byrd, Dowland, Deering, Parsons, and Morley.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Bond Chapel, University of Chicago, 1050 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-8484; visit this site.

Friday, May 16, 2014, 7:30 PM.
Laura Pinto, soprano; and David Ellis, viola da gamba; will perform a concert, "Jewels of the Crown", Musical Gems from the Courts of 17th Century Europe.
Cost:  $10.
Location:  Chicago Temple First United Methodist Church, 77 West Washington Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 7:00 PM.
The Northwestern Baroque Music Ensemble, Stephen Alltop, conductor; and the Alice Millar Chapel Choir and soloists; will perform Handel's oratorio Judas Maccabaeus.
Cost:  Free will offering.
Location:  Northwestern University's Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-467-4000; visit this site.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 7:00 PM.
Andrew Schultze, together with members of the University of Chicago Early Music Ensemble, the Rockefeller Chapel Choir, and members of the Chicago Chapter of the American Recorder Society will perform a concert, "The Play of Robin and Marion and other 13th century Songs and Dances".
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts (9th floor), University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois
For more info:  call 773-834-2689; e-mail jfackent @ bsd.uchicago.edu.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "Royal Fireworks Music--and More", with works by Purcell, Vivaldi, CPE Bach, Rameau, and Handel.
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, May 19, 2014, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Friday, May 23, 2014, 7:30 PM.
New Comma Baroque and the Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform a concert, "Brandenburg X", with works by Bach.
Cost:  $20 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site; or this site.
Saturday, May 24, 2014, 7:30 PM.
Cost:  Free-will offering.
Location:  First Congregational Church, Beloit, Wisconsin.
Sunday, May 25, 2014, 3:00 PM.
Cost:  $20 general admission, $10 students.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.

Sunday, May 25, 2014, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will perform Purcell's opera Dido and Aeneas.
Cost:  $20 general, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  St. Mary's Round Barn, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:00 PM.
The Lincoln Square House Concert Series presents the Bach and Beethoven Ensemble performing a concert, "English with an Italian Twist: Shaken not Stirred", with music by Dowland, Mattheis, and others.
Location:  Please RSVP (see below) for location.
For more info:  e-mail Jodee Lewis at jodeellewis @ gmail.com.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Gott fähret auf mit Jauchzen (God goes up with rejoicing).  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.

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 12:00 noon CDT.
Corelli's Concerto grosso in D, Op 6/1.  Monteverdi's Zefiro toma e 'l bel temprimena.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 3:00 PM CDT.
LeJeune's Revecy venir du printans; Voicy le verd et beau May.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque and Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 2, 2014, 11:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Viola da Gamba Sonata #3 in g, BWV 1029.  Scheidt: pieces for brass.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 2, 2014, 3:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in e, R 281.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #104, Du Hirte Israel, höre.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 "Mornings with Candice Agree" program on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 12:00 noon CDT.
Playford's The English Dancing Master: A Division on a Ground.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 1:00 PM CDT.
Handel's Concerto grosso Op 6/1.  Broadcast during the 1:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, May 5, 2014, 11:00 PM CDT.
WF Bach's Sinfonia for Strings in F, F 67.  JC Bach's Sinfonia in Bb, Op 9/1.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 10:00 AM CDT.
Vivaldi's Chamber Concerto in D, R 95, La PastorellaBach's Four-Clavier Concerto in a, BWV 1065.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 2:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #4 in G, BWV 1049; Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in d, BWV 903.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 "Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin" program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque and Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 9, 2014, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #78, Jesu, der du meine Seele.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 "Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin" program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 9, 2014, 8:00 PM CDT.
Music in Chicago: Music of the Baroque performs in recorded concert from March 2014: Handel's Apollo e Dafne; Concerto grosso Op 3/2; Bach's Cantata #209; Violin Concerto in a.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 11, 2014, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #12, Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 "Mornings with Candice Agree" program on WFMT Radio.

Monday, May 12, 2014, 12:00 noon CDT.
Bach's Oboe Concerto in d, BWV 1059.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, May 12, 2014, 2:00 PM CDT.
Purcell's Abdelazer, or the Moor's Revenge Suite.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 2:00 PM CDT.
Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 "Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin" program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 11:00 AM CDT.
Scheidt's Suite for Brass.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 3:00 PM CDT.
Purcell's The Fairy Queen: Suite from Act 3.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 15, 2014, 10:00 AM CDT.
Vivaldi's String Concerto in A, R 160.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 15, 2014, 2:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's Two-Violin Concerto in Eb, R 515.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 15, 2014, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque and Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 16, 2014, 12:00 noon CDT.
Playford's The English Dancing Master: The Healths.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cantata #166, Wo gehest du hin?.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 "Mornings with Candice Agree" program on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 12:00 noon CDT.
Handel's Harp Concerto in F, Op 4/5.  Weelkes' Gloria in Excelsis Deo.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, May 19, 2014, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 "Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin" program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 11:00 PM CDT.
D Scarlatti's Sonata in e, Kk 402.  A Scarlatti's Toccata #7: Folia.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 10:00 AM CDT.
Purcell's The Gordian Knot Untied Suite.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 2:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G, BWV 1048.  JC Bach's Symphonie Concertante in A.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque and Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 23, 2014, 10:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Two-Violin Concerto in d, BWV 1043.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 23, 2014, 3:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Sinfonia in D; Keyboard Concerto #5 in f, BWV 1056; Anna Magdalena Notebook: Bist du bei mir, BWV 508.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 25, 2014, 7:00 AM CDT.
Bach' Cantata #87, Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen.  Broadcast during the 7:00-9:55 "Mornings with Candice Agree" program on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, May 25, 2014, 6:00 PM CDT.
Handel's Harpsichord Suite #5 in E; Messiah: Chorus, Worthy is the Lamb.  Broadcast during the 6:00-7:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 12:00 noon CDT.
Handel's Oboe Sonata in c, HWV 366.  Telemann's Trumpet & Two-Oboe Concerto in D.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 8:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #2 in b.  Broadcast during the 8:00-9:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 11:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Trio Sonata in G, BWV 1039.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 29, 2014, 10:00 AM CDT.
Bach's Cello Suite #1 in G, BWV 1007.  Gabrieli's Jubilate Deo.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, May 29, 2014, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque and Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 30, 2014, 2:20 PM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #3: Adagio-Arioso, Pastorale, Air.  Broadcast during the 2:20-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 30, 2014, 3:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in C, R 187.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, May 2, 2014, 7:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will give a pre-concert lecture for "Celestial Sirens".
Location:  St. Clement Church, 642 W. Deming Place, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit the Consort website; or e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org.
Saturday, May 3, 2014, 7:00 PM.
Location:  Bond Chapel, University of Chicago, 1050 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 2:00 PM.
Location:  Northwestern University's Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston, Illinois.

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 7:00 PM.
Ensemble Musical Offering presents a pre-concert lecture for "CPE Bach 300th Anniversary Celebration".
Location:  All Saints' Cathedral, 818 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Call 414-258-6133; e-mail info @ ensemblemusicaloffering.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 6:30 PM.
Pre-concert lecture for the Music of the Baroque performance of Royal Fireworks Music--and More.
Location:  DoubleTree Hotel, 9599 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, May 19, 2014, 6:00 PM.
Location:  Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.


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