February 13, 2024 by
With sadness we note the passing of conductor, composer, arranger, educator, and mentor Cliff Colnot on February 12, after a long illness. He was a powerful force in Chicago’s musical scene for over four decades, developing the DePaul School of Music into a world-class institution and helping countless musicians and ensembles in many ways.
February 5, 2024 by
Guarneri Hall is incredibly lucky to enjoy the audio recording abilities of two of the best sound engineers in the business, Chris Willis and Charlie Post. We are thrilled to see Charlie win a share of this year’s Grammy for Best Engineered Album, Contemporary American Composers for his work with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
February 1, 2024 by
Watch the Soto Quartet’s potent reading of the 3rd movement of Alberto Ginastera's powerful String Quartet No. 1, Calmo e Poetico (Calm and Poetic).
February 1, 2024 by
The Pocket Philharmonic launched on January 19 with a highly successful concert at the Old Town School of Folk’s Szold Hall. The enthusiastic audience heard Sergei Prokofiev’s War and Peace Overture and Johannes Brahms’ Double Concerto in A minor, Op. 102, featuring the father-son duo of Stefan Hersh (violin) and Alex Hersh (cello) as soloists.
January 3, 2024 by
Guarneri Hall members are invited to join Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago for Code Switching, their 2024 Winter Lieder Lounge on Wednesday, January 17th at 7:30pm in Roosevelt University's Ganz Hall. This recital explores themes of loss, struggle, love, night, and day. Use the special discount code to save $20 on your ticket purchase.