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Classical & New Music Picks: Jan 21-27

Classical & New Music Picks: Jan 21-27

Mon, 1/21/2013 - 1:54pm — Margaret Sutherlin
Jan 21, 2013

 

from ChicagoMusic.org

Picks Jan 21-27: Chamber Music Society, Brooklyn RIder, and Newberry ConsortChamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Always a favorite, head to the Harris Theater for a night with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Includes selections from Martinu, Schumann, and Ravel. At Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago; Thursday, Jan. 24 at 7:30 p.m.; Tickets $15-35; www.harristheaterchicago.org

University of Chicago Presents: Brooklyn Rider

Eclectic music and a gripping performances style, Brooklyn Rider performs contemporary and truly fresh works at the University of Chicago. At University of Chicago Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57 St., Chicago; Friday, Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m.; Tickets $35; www. chicagopresents.uchicago.edu

Maverick Ensemble

Dedicated to the most revolutionary musicians, composers, and pieces, see the Maverick Ensemble. Concert features work by Baur, Gordon, Lang, Murail, Raynovich, Schwantner. At Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art; 2320 W. Chicago Ave, Chicago; Saturday, Jan 26. at 7:30 p.m.; www.maverickensemble.org

Lyric Opera: La Boehme

Live the romantic, bohemian life with the new production of the San Francisco Opera and Lyric Opera’s production of La Boehme. At Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Dr.; Now through March 28; www.lyricopera.org

Newberry Consort

My Heart’s in the Highlands celebrates the Romantic poems of Scottish writer Robert Burns. Includes works by Stewart, Barsanti, Ramsay and Geminiani, with performances by actor Paul Hecht. At Ruggles Hall, Logan Center for the Arts, and Northwestern University. January 25, 26, 27. Tickets $32. See online for locations and details. www.newberryconsort.org

 

 

 

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