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The Newberry Consort Presents: Madama Europa at the Gonzaga Court

Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, IL

Sparkling music for voices, strings, and brass centered around the famous Italian Jewish singer Madama Europa Rossi. The Gonzaga Court in Mantua was home to many of the most renowned and diverse musicians in early modern Europe. There, the Rossi family formed a concerto of Jewish musicians who composed and performed for courtly occasions. Among …

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$10 – $65

The Newberry Consort Presents: Madama Europa at the Gonzaga Court

Congregation Rodfei Zedek 5200 S Hyde Park Blvd, Chicago, IL

Sparkling music for voices, strings, and brass centered around the famous Italian Jewish singer Madama Europa Rossi. The Gonzaga Court in Mantua was home to many of the most renowned and diverse musicians in early modern Europe. There, the Rossi family formed a concerto of Jewish musicians who composed and performed for courtly occasions. Among …

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$10 – $65

The Newberry Consort Presents: Madama Europa at the Gonzaga Court

Ganz Recital Hall at Roosevelt University 430 S Michigan Ave. Room 745, Chicago, IL

Sparkling music for voices, strings, and brass centered around the famous Italian Jewish singer Madama Europa Rossi. The Gonzaga Court in Mantua was home to many of the most renowned and diverse musicians in early modern Europe. There, the Rossi family formed a concerto of Jewish musicians who composed and performed for courtly occasions. Among …

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$10 – $65

The Newberry Consort Presents: A Mexican Christmas

St. Luke's Episcopal Church (Evanston) 939 Hinman Ave., Evanston, IL

Joyous holiday music from the convents and city streets of New Spain. Imagine yourself in 17th-century Mexico City: it’s Christmas, and the glorious sound of the singing nuns of the Convent of the Encarnación soars over the walls of the cloister and fills the square.  On the other side of the plaza, a street band …

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$10 – $25

The Newberry Consort Presents: A Mexican Christmas

St Alphonsus Church 1429 W Wellington Ave, Chicago, IL

Joyous holiday music from the convents and city streets of New Spain. Imagine yourself in 17th-century Mexico City: it’s Christmas, and the glorious sound of the singing nuns of the Convent of the Encarnación soars over the walls of the cloister and fills the square.  On the other side of the plaza, a street band …

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$10 – $25

The Newberry Consort Presents: A Mexican Christmas

Mother of the Americas Parish 2226 S. Whippple St., Chicago, IL

Joyous holiday music from the convents and city streets of New Spain. Imagine yourself in 17th-century Mexico City: it’s Christmas, and the glorious sound of the singing nuns of the Convent of the Encarnación soars over the walls of the cloister and fills the square.  On the other side of the plaza, a street band …

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$10 – $25

The Newberry Consort Presents: Oracles, Prophets, and Dreams

Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, IL

Enter the mysterious otherworld of prophecy and dreams… The Newberry Consort introduces the mysterious world of sybils, prophets, and oracles, centering on the haunting Sibylline Prophecies of Orlande de Lassus. Voices join with lute, recorders, reeds, and sackbut to perform works of the high Renaissance that warn, whisper, and herald the future. Paired with projections …

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$10 – $65

The Newberry Consort Presents: Oracles, Prophets, and Dreams

Bond Chapel at The University of Chicago 1025 E 58th St., Chicago, IL

Enter the mysterious otherworld of prophecy and dreams… The Newberry Consort introduces the mysterious world of sybils, prophets, and oracles, centering on the haunting Sibylline Prophecies of Orlande de Lassus. Voices join with lute, recorders, reeds, and sackbut to perform works of the high Renaissance that warn, whisper, and herald the future. Paired with projections by musicologist and …

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$10 – $65

The Newberry Consort Presents: Oracles, Prophets, and Dreams

St. Chrysostom's Episcopal Church 1424 N. Dearborn Pkwy, Chicago

Enter the mysterious otherworld of prophecy and dreams… The Newberry Consort introduces the mysterious world of sybils, prophets, and oracles, centering on the haunting Sibylline Prophecies of Orlande de Lassus. Voices join with lute, recorders, reeds, and sackbut to perform works of the high Renaissance that warn, whisper, and herald the future. Paired with projections by musicologist and …

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$10 – $65

The Newberry Consort Presents: Singen und Sagen: Music for Hope in a Time of War

St. Chrysostom's Episcopal Church 1424 N. Dearborn Pkwy, Chicago

Large-scale vocal and instrumental works by Michael Prætorius, in collaboration with Bella Voce… Michael Praetorius’s Polyhymnia Caduceatrix et Panegyrica contains some of the most elaborate vocal and instrumental writing in all of early German music, representing a level of sophistication on par with Monteverdi’s Vespers. Published at the beginning of the devastating Thirty Years’ War, many years would …

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$10 – $65

The EMA Member Concerts & Events Calendar is for time-sensitive events, such as in-person concerts, livestreaming performances or video premieres, and live online events such as webinars. Videos available on-demand (temporarily or permanently) should not be submitted as multi-day events. Please submit Early Music News & Press Releases about these or other activities.

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