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Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 12:20 PM.
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Manz Organ Series presents Thomas Wikman, organist, performing in concert.
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.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 12:noon.
Rachel Barton Pine, violin, joins Ars Antigua in a performance of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons.
Location:  Cook-DeWitt Center, Grand Valley State University, Grand Valley, Michigan.
For more info:  call 616-331-3484; visit this site or this site.

Friday, November 5, 2010, 7:30 PM.
Sunday, November 7, 2010, 2:00 PM.
The DePaul Opera Theatre; Steven Mosteller, Conductor; Harry Silverstein, Director; will perform Monteverdi's L'Incoronazione di Poppea (The Coronation of Poppea).
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, November 6, 2010, 7:30 PM.
Early Music Now presents Fretwork performing a concert, "The World Encompassed", charting the 'round-the-world travels of a viol quartet aboard Francis Drake's Golden Hinde, from 1577 to 1580.
Cost:  Tickets are $25-$40, $10-$20 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 (877-54music); e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 3:00 PM.
The Newberry Consort will present a recital, "My Favorite Things".  With David Douglass, vielle, rebec, Renaissance and Baroque violins, and viola da gamba. Rachel Barton Pine, Medieval strings and Renaissance violin; Mark Shuldiner, harpsichord. 
Cost:  $28, $5 students.  Series subscriptions also available.  Call 312-255-3610 for pre-concert ticket purchases, else visit this site.
Location:  Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-255-3610; visit the Consort website; or e-mail info @ newberryconsort.org.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 3:00 PM.
The Downers Grove Choral Society will perform a concert of works by Handel, Bach, and others.
Cost:  $20, seniors & students $15.
Location:  Wentz Concert Hall, North Central College, 171 E. Chicago Avenue, Naperville, Illinois.
For more info:  call 630-513-0030; e-mail President @ dgcs.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 4:00 PM.
The Saint Luke Bach Cantata Series presents Bach's Cantata BWV 106, Gottes Zeit is die allerbeste Zeit ("God's time is the very best time").
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.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 7:30 PM.
The Madison Early Music Festival presents the University of Wisconsin-Madison Madrigal Singers, Bruce Gladstone conductor, and an orchestra of period instruments in a performance of the Monteverdi Vespers of 1610.  Pre-concert lecture at 6:30 PM.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Mills Concert Hall, Mosse Humanities Building, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 455 North Park Street, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 608-265-5629; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 7:30 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer, conductor, will perform a concert, "Glorious Chorus - Vivaldi and Handel".
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.
Tuesday, November 9, 2010, 7:30 PM.
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.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 4:00 PM.
Andrew Bruhn, trumpet; and Michael Costello, organ; with Jennifer Rossetti, soprano; will present a concert of music by Bach, Boyce, Handel, Buxtehude, and others.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail info @ graceriverforest.org; or visit this site.
Friday, November 12, 2010, 12:10 PM.
Location:  Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, Illinois.

Monday, November 8, 2010, 8:00 PM.
Chicago Syntagma Musicum will perform a concert, "The Songs of Solomon", with Jewish music of the Italian Baroque, including works by Rossi.
Cost:  Tickets are $18 ($10 for Spertus members), $8 for students, and can be purchased online at this site or by calling 312-322-1773.
Location:  Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, 610 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site; call 312-322-1756; e-mail bgomberg @ spertus.edu.

Thursday, November 11, 2010, 8:00 PM.
Garry Clarke, baroque violin; and David Schrader, harpsichord; will perform a faculty recital.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Friday, November 12, 2010, 7:30 PM.
Ars Antigua will perform a concert, "Body Music from the Baroque", with works by Marais, Johann, Hasse, Cabezon, and Mozart.
Cost:  adults $10; students and seniors $7.
Location:  Moser Performing Arts Center, University of St. Francis, 500 Wilcox Street, Joliet, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday, November 12, 2010, 8:00 PM.
The Roosevelt University Collegium Musicum, Garry Clarke and David Schrader, conductors, will perform a concert.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Saturday, November 13, 2010, 1:00 PM.
Ars Antigua will perform a concert, "A Camerata on the Body".
Cost:  general $15; teachers & students $5.
Location:  Chicago Cultural Center, Claudia Cassidy Theater, 77 East Randolph Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, November 13, 2010, 8:00 PM.
EnsAmble Ad-Hoc will perform a concert, "El villano al tamboril", a program of Spanish pieces from the 16th and 17th centuries.
Location:  Oak Park Art League, 720 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, November 13, 2010, 7:00 PM.
The Bach and Beethoven Ensemble will perform a concert, "The BBE Loves da Italians", with music by Uccelini, Marini, and Corelli.
Cost:  $20 general; $10 students and seniors; children 12 and under free.
Location:  Christ Church Episcopal, 5655 N. Lake Drive, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  e-mail bbe @ bachandbeethoven.org; visit this site.
Sunday, November 14, 2010, 4:30 PM.
Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 221 W. 3rd Street, Dixon, Illinois.

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 3:00 PM.
As part of the 2010 Latino Music Festival, Baroque Band will perform a concert of Latin American baroque music, with works by Zippoli, Jommelli, and others.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-235-2368; e-mail info @ baroqueband.org; or visit this site, or this site.

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents Ars Antigua performing a concert, "Oriental Influences, Turkish Delights".
View the concert flyer.
Cost:  Individual tickets are $15. Series subscription (six concerts) price is $72, 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 this site.

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 5:30 PM.
Midwest Young Artists presents the MYA Early Music Ensemble and MYA New Music Ensemble in concert.  With Richard Graef, Assistant Principal Flute, Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Location:  Bennett-Gordon Hall, Ravinia Park, 200 Ravinia Park Road, Highland Park, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-926-9898; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 7:00 PM.
The Northwestern Baroque Music Ensemble; Dunbar Festival Orchestra; Alice Millar Chapel Choir; Stephen Alltop, conductor, will perform a Monteverdi's Vespro della Beata Virgine 1610.
Cost:  $9 general; $7 seniors, NU faculty/staff; $5 students.
Location:  Northwestern University's Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-467-4000; visit this site.

Friday, November 19, 2010, 8:00 PM.
Northeastern Illinois University's Jewel Box Series presents the Calmus Ensemble of Leipzig in concert.
Cost:  $25, students $10.
Location:  NEIU Fine Arts Recital Hall, 5500 N. St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 773-442-4636; or e-mail CL-miller @ neiu.edu.

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 7:30 PM.
The Comic Intermezzo will perform in concert.
Location:  Norris Arts Center, 1040 Dunham Road, St. Charles, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail info @ thecomicintermezzo.com; or visit this site or this site.

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 8:00 PM.
Sunday, November 21, 2010, 3:30 PM.
Madison Bach Musicians will perform a concert, "Bach Cantatas".  Pre-concert lecture 45 minutes before the concert.
Cost:  $25 general, $20 students/seniors ($5 off when purchased in advance).  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Grace Episcopal Church, 116 W. Washington Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 7:30 PM.
The Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra, John Abberger, director and oboe soloist, will perform a concert, "The Bach Project".
Cost:  $20 general; $15 seniors; $5 students.
Location:  First Presbyterian Church, 1400 W. Riverside Avenue, Muncie,Indiana.
For more info:  call 317-808-2224; visit this site.
Sunday, November 21, 2010, 4:00 PM.
Location:  St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 6050 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Monday, November 22, 2010, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, University of Indianapolis, 1400 E. Hanna Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 4:00 PM.
The Saint Luke Recorder Series presents recorder player John Langfeld and friends performing "Geographical Counterpoint: Recorder Music from Various Countries and Cultures", with works by Bach, Vivaldi, D. Purcell, Couperin, and others.
View the concert brochure (DOC, 40 KB).
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Luke, 1500 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Friday, November 26, 2010, 7:30 PM.
The Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble will perform in concert.
Location:  Eaton Chapel, Beloit College, 700 College Street, Beloit, Wisconsin.
For more info:  visit this site.
Saturday, November 27, 2010, 8:00 PM.
Location:  Gates of Heaven, 302 E. Gorham Street, Madison, Wisconsin.

Saturday, November 27, 2010, 7:00 PM.
Sunday, November 28, 2010, 3:00 PM.
The Rockford Choral Union will perform Handel's Messiah.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Trinity Lutheran Church, 200 N. First Street, Rockford, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, November 28, 2010, 3:00 PM.
The Callipygian Players will perform a concert, "Old Favorites Made New", with music by Handel, Bononcini, Caccini, Carissimi, Corelli, and Eccles.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, November 28, 2010, 4:00 PM.
Chicago Syntagma Musicum, Andrew Schultze, Music Director, will perform a concert of music for the Advent season, with works by Handel, Costeley, Dumont, and others. 
Cost:  Suggested donations are $20, $15 for students and seniors.
Location:  St Mark's Episcopal Church, 1500 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, November 28, 2010, 4:00 PM.
The Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana (BACH) will present a Messiah Sing-Along.
Cost:  $5.
Location:  First United Methodist Church, 210 W. Church Street, Champaign, Illinois.
For more info:  call 217-378-6802; e-mail info @ baroqueartists.org; or visit this site.

Sunday October 31 thru Saturday November 13, 2010.
Hidden Valley Early Music Exploritas.
Location:  Carmel Valley, California.
For more info:  write Peter Meckel, PO Box 116, Carmel Valley, CA 93924 USA; call 831-659-3115; e-mail hvms @ aol.com; visit this site.

Thursday, November 11, 2010, 7:30 PM.
Evelyn Dunbar Early Music Festival Master Class for Singers and Instrumentalists.  Student and community performers of early-17th-century Italian music (Monteverdi and his contemporaries).
Cost:  All audience free.
Location:  Northwestern University's Lutkin Hall, 700 University Place, Evanston, Illinois.
For more info:  participants call 847-491-2299; audience call 847-467-4000; e-mail pick-staiger @ northwestern.edu.

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's Cantata #140, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Wake, awake, for night is flying).  Prelude at 3:45 PM, vespers service at 4:00 PM.
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.

Monday, November 1, 2010, 8:00 PM.
Rachel Barton Pine, violin; and Paul Cienniwa, harpsichord; will perform the complete sonatas for violin and keyboard by JS Bach.  Broadcast live on WFMT Radio, and on the Internet at this site.
For more info:  visit this site.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 10:00 AM CDT.
Gabrieli's Canzon Septimi Toni; Sonata Pian e Forte.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 12:00 noon CDT.
Bach's Two-Violin Concerto in d, BWV 1043.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 10:00 AM CDT.
Pachelbel's Canon and Gigue; Ingressus (Vesper music) in e.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #2 in a, BWV 1067.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 4, 2010, 10:00 AM CDT.
Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits; Air.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 4, 2010, 1:00 PM CDT.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto #3 in D, BWV 1054.  Broadcast during the 1:00-1:30 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, November 6, 2010, 6:00 PM CDT.
Vivaldi's Recorder Sonata in G.  Broadcast during the 6:00-7:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, November 8, 2010, 8:00 PM CST.
Bach's Two-Violin ConcertoVivaldi's Bassoon Concerto in CTelemann's Two-Oboe & Trumpet Concerto in DBach's Orchestra Suite #3.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 12, 2010, 8:00 PM CST.
Music of the Baroque performs: Bach's Cantatas #s 50, 19, 130; Brandenburg Concerto #1Telemann's cantata, Nun ist das Heil, and an instrumental suite.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 4:00 PM CST.
Bach's Clavier Partita #2 in c, BWV 826.  Broadcast during the 4:00-6:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010, 11:00 AM CST.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto #2 in E, BWV 1053.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010, 2:00 PM CST.
Handel's Harpsichord Suite #5 in E; Music for the Royal Fireworks.  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 18, 2010, 10:00 AM CST.
L. Couperin's Pavanne in f#.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 19, 2010, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto #1 in d, BWV 1052.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 19, 2010, 12:00 noon CST.
Bach's Fugue in g, BWV 578, Little; Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 4:30 PM CST.
Bach's Violin and Oboe Concerto in c, BWV 1060.  Dowland's Go from My Window.  Broadcast during the 4:30-5:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 3:00 PM CST.
Handel's Rodelina OvertureBach's English Suite (excerpts).  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, November 22, 2010, 3:00 PM CST.
WF Bach's Sinfonia in d, F 65.  Baroque Pastorales: Sinfonia from Bach's Christmas Oratorio; Pifa from Handel's Messiah.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's English Suite #1 in A, BWV 806.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 10:00 AM CST.
Biber's Mensa Sonora Suite #4 in Bb.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 3:00 PM CST.
Bach's Brandenburg Concerto #5 in D, BWV 1050.  Handel's Giulio Cesare in Egitto: Piangerò la sorte mia.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 25, 2010, 1:00 PM CST.
Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, Op 8/1-4: Autumn.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 25, 2010, 3:00 PM CST.
Byrd's Ave Maria; Ecce Virgo Concipiet.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 26, 2010, 11:00 AM CST.
Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, bk 1, BWV 846/69: Prelude & Fugue #7 in Eb.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 26, 2010, 1:00 PM CST.
Bach-Busoni's Ich ruf; zu dir; Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland; Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, November 27, 2010, 12:00 noon CST.
Handel's opera Xerxes.  Broadcast during the 12:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, November 27, 2010, 4:30 PM CST.
Purcell's Overture in g.  Broadcast during the 4:30-5:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, November 29, 2010, 9:00 AM CST.
Bach's Keyboard Concerto #3 in D, BWV 1054.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010, 10:00 AM CST.
Rameau's Anacréon SuiteA. Scarlatti's Il Sedecia, Re di Gerusalemme: Aria, Caldo sangue.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 Midday with Lisa Flynn program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010, 12:00 noon CST.
Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in E, R 271.  Gabrieli's Canzon in Double Echo.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 7, 2010, 7:30 PM.
The Madison Early Music Festival presents a pre-concert lecture for a performance of the Monteverdi Vespers of 1610
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Mills Concert Hall, Mosse Humanities Building, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 455 North Park Street, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 608-265-5629; or visit this site.


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