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Friday, May 4, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Bach Week Festival Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Webster Conductor; the North Park University Chamber Singers; members of Bella Voce; will present the "Festival Finale" concert of music by Bach and Telemann.  With soloists: Desirée Ruhstrat, violin; Richard Webster, organ.
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.

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 7:30 PM.
The Marion Consort will perform a concert, "Not Your Father's Norton Anthology".
Location:  First United Methodist Church, 1903 E. Euclid, Arlington Heights, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site or the group's Facebook page.
Sunday, May 6, 2018, 4:00 PM.
Location:  Christ Church UCC, 915 East Oklahoma Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 3:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "Three's A Crowd", with music by Bach and Telemann.
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.
Monday, May 14, 2018, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 5:30 PM.
The Haymarket Opera Company, Craig Trompeter General Director, will present "Arias and Ale".
Cost:  $20 (includes a first beer and pizza).
Location:  Lagunitas Brewing Company, 2607 W. 17th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday, May 18, 2018, 1:30 PM.
The Chicago Recorder Quartet will perform a concert, "German Gems", with music by Scheidt, Bach, Telemann, and other composers.
Location:  Levy Center, 300 Dodge Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit the group's Facebook page.

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 10:00 AM.
The Oak Park Concert Chorale, Paul Lindblad Director, will present two-hour a "Early Music Choral Festival", followed by a short public performance in the library.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site, or this site.

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt (For God so loved the world).  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, May 2, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 12:00 noon CDT.
The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Harry Bicket, conductor, will perform Gluck's opera Orphee et Eurydice. Broadcast during the noon-2:30 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 10:00 PM CDT.
Baroque & Before with Candice Agree.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 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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