2017-18 Season

Feeling the Love


Join us for another fabulous season! New this year, we’ll feature supertitles and graphics projections at all programs.  Enjoy complimentary wine and cabaret seating at Ruggles Hall, and see us at the Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning for our season opener as part of our Downtown Concert Series. We are also excited to be back at Galvin Recital Hall and The Logan Center.
Pre-concert discussions are included with your ticket and begin 30 minutes prior to each concert.

Sephardic Musicians

Sacred Love

Songs of the Sephardim with guest curator Nell Snaidas

Music of faith and longing from Renaissance Spain and the Ladino oral tradition of the Sephardic Jews. Presented in partnership with Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies and The Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning.

Dates:

  • Friday Nov. 3 at 8pm, Galvin Recital Hall
  • Saturday Nov. 4 at 8pm, The Logan Center
  • Sunday Nov. 5 at 3pm, The Spertus Institute

Forbidden Love

the Passion of Héloïse and Abelard

For Valentine’s Day! Two costumed actors portray the famous lovers, performing excerpts from their amorous letters while the Consort plays and sings medieval love songs.

Dates:

  • Friday Feb. 16 at 8pm, Ruggles Hall
  • Saturday Feb 17 at 8pm, The Logan Center
  • Sunday Feb 18 at 3pm, Galvin Recital Hall

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Dangerous Love

Dangerous Love

Playing with Fire

Dazzling virtuoso music from 17th c. Italy explores the world of love and war. Singers, violins, and a colorful continuo band turn up the heat.

Dates:

  • Friday April 27 at 8pm, Ruggles Hall
  • Saturday April 28 at 8pm, The Logan Center
  • Sunday April 29 at 3pm, Galvin Recital Hall

Season Passes are Now on Sale!

Your 2017-18 Season Pass Gives You Preferred Seating.
Preferred seating tickets feature seating in the front of the venue for more intimate views and better sound.

Choose from the Following


Downtown
Series Pass


AT OUR DOWNTOWN CONCERTS
enjoy complimentary wine and cabaret seating at Ruggles Hall, and a reception at the Spertus Institute concert.


Logan & Galvin
Series Pass


PRE-CONCERT LECTURES
are included with all series passes, and begin 30 minutes before each concert. Choose your venue!


We would like to thank the following for their continued support

UChicago Arts
The University of Chicago Department of Music
Supported by The MacArthur Funds for Arts & Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Supported by The MacArthur Funds for Arts & Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Paul M Angel Family Foundation
Logan Center for the Arts
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Elizabeth F. Cheny Foundation
DCASE
CityArts