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Friday, May 5, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Orchestra, Richard Webster Conductor, will present a concert, "Virtuoso soloists", with music by Bach.  With soloist: Katinka Kleijn, cello; Sergei Babayan, piano; Grace Fong, piano; Jennifer Gunn, flute. Pre-concert lecture at 6:30.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, 1555 Sherman Avenue, Suite 312, Evanston, IL 60201; call 847-269-9050; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, May 7, 2017, 2:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Webster Conductor; the North Park University Chamber Singers; members of Bella Voce; and singers from Evanston Township High School; will present the "Festival Finale" concert of music by Bach.  With soloists: Jennifer Gunn, flute Desirée Ruhstrat, violin; Jory Vinikour, harpsichord. Pre-concert lecture at 1:30.
Cost:  $30 adults, $20 seniors, $10 students.  Festival passes also available.
Location:  Anderson Chapel, North Park University, 5149 N. Spaulding Avenue, North Park University, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  write Bach Week Festival, 1555 Sherman Avenue, Suite 312, Evanston, IL 60201; call 847-269-9050; e-mail info @ bachweek.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, May 7, 2017, 4:00 PM.
The Marion Consort will perform a concert, "Broad is the Road: Songs of Early England and America".
Location:  Christ Church UCC, 915 East Oklahoma Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Visit this site, or the group's Facebook page.
Sunday, May 21, 2017, 3:00 PM.
Location:  Chicago Temple First United Methodist Church, 77 West Washington Street, Chicago, Illinois.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The University of Chicago Early Music Ensemble will perform a concert, "Finding Monteverdi: From Mantua to Venice", with music by Monteverdi, Gastoldi, Striggio, and Giaches de Wert.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 773-702-8484; or visit this site.

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert featuring Telemman's oratorio The Day of Judgment.
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.

Monday, May 15, 2017, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 7:00 PM.
Bella Voce will perform Monteverdi's Missa in Illo Tempore. Christine Kraemer will also perform Bach's Toccata and Fugue in F Major, BWV 540.
Cost:  For tickets, visit this site.
Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, May 19, 2017, 7:30 PM.
Sunday, May 21, 2017, 2:00 PM.
The DePaul Opera Theater, Harry Silverstein Director, Jason Moy Conductor, will perform Monteverdi's opera L'incoronazione di Poppea.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site, or this site.

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 2:00 PM.
Second City Musick will perform a concert for four viols. With special guest performer Mary Springfels.
Location:  St. Chrysostom's Church, 1424 N. Dearborn Pkwy, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 7:30 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will perform a concert, "The Genius of Heinrich Schütz".
Cost:  $20 general, $10 students.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  University Place Christian Church, 403 S. Wright Street, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen (Praise God in his kingdoms (Ascension Oratorio)).  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.

Monday, May 1, 2017, 8:00 PM CDT.
WFMT's Live from Studio 1 presents Black Tulip in live performance.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.


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