Artists

The Newberry Consort is pleased to present the following musicians to our 2018-19 concert roster.

 

TICKETSCONCERT INFORMATION

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2018-19 Concert Events

Will Kemp Returns: a Jigs Revival

Featuring Steve Player with violin band, lute and guitar, pipe and tabor, bagpipe and costumes by Meriem Bahri.

OCTOBER 19, 8 pm Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library, 60 W Walton St, Chicago, IL 60610

OCTOBER 20, 8 pm International House, The University of Chicago, 1414 E 59th St, Chicago, IL 60637
OCTOBER 21, 3 pm Galvin Recital Hall, Northwestern University Campus, 70 Arts Cir Dr, Evanston, IL 60208

Single tickets are $50-$60 for Ruggles Hall preferred and general admission seating.

Single Tickets are $40-50 for Logan Center and Galvin Hall locations for preferred and general admission seating.

What’s Old is New:
The Leuven Chansonnier

Newly-discovered 15th century masterpieces in a co-production with Les Délices, co-directed by Debra Nagy, featuring voices, winds, and strings

JANUARY 11, 8 pm Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library, 60 W Walton St, Chicago, IL 60610
JANUARY 12, 8 pm Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637
JANUARY 13, 3 pm Galvin Recital Hall, Northwestern University Campus, 70 Arts Cir Dr, Evanston, IL 60208

Le Jardin de Melodies:
A Parisian Renaissance Entertainment

Sixteenth-century French ballads, dance music, and polyphony for lutes, vocal consort and violin band. Featuring world-famous lutenist Paul O’Dette. Presented in partnership with the Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies

APRIL 5, 8 pm Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library, 60 W Walton St, Chicago, IL 60610
APRIL 6, 8 pm Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637
APRIL 7, 3 pm Galvin Recital Hall, Northwestern University Campus, 70 Arts Cir Dr, Evanston, IL 60208

The Empress is This Weekend - Parking & Concert Information (click to open)

October 18th, Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library

ADDRESS: 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, IL 60610

Concert begins at 8:00 pm, (pre-concert lecture at 7:30 pm)

***Complimentary wine and prosecco available before concert and at intermission***
PARKING: 
Nearby parking garage: 100 West Chestnut Street (enter on Clark Street). Parking rates are $11 (0-6 hours) and $13 (6-8 hours).
Limited metered street parking available near Library
Directions for via L, bus available here.
Alternatively, we recommend visiting SpotHero to book a space at the Newberry Plaza Garage – great deals on parking are available when you book in advance using this website/app!
 

October 19th, International House, U of C

ADDRESS: 1414 E 59th St, Chicago, IL 60637

 
Concert begins at 2:00 pm, (pre-concert lecture at 1:30 pm) – PLEASE NOTE ATYPICAL START TIME

***Reception to celebrate partnership with Global Voices to follow the performance.***

PARKING:
Limited street parking is available around the Midway Plaisance and all around campus. PLEASE NOTE THAT PARKING MAY BE IMPACTED BY CAMPUS EVENTS AND OPEN HOUSE CHICAGO.

The preferred visitors parking garage is located at Drexel Avenue and 61st Street. The garage opens at 9 am on weekdays. The parking rate is $4 per hour.
The parking lot at the corner of Drexel Avenue and 60th Street is free on weekends and after 4 pm on weekdays.
Alternatively, we recommend visiting SpotHero to book a space at the Newberry Plaza Garage – great deals on parking are available when you book in advance using this website/app!

October 20th, Galvin Recital Hall, NU

ADDRESS: 70 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208
***Please note venue is located inside the Bienen Music School, a large building on Lake Michigan. On the side of the structure you will see the name of the building itself, which is “The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts.”***Concert begins at 3:00 pm, (pre-concert lecture at 2:30 pm) 

General campus directions (leads to visitors center very close to Music School) can be found here.
PARKING 
A large parking lot is located nearby the venue and is free to all on Sundays. Additional parking options can be found here.