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Midweek Lenten Meditations Concert Series
Redeemer Lutheran Church
139 East First Street
Hinsdale, IL 60521
630-323-5530    music@redeemerhinsdale.org
Free and open to the public.

April 2/12:15 pm                     April 9/12:15 pm
Joshua Wirt, tuba                     Jonathan Oblander, organ
Jared Stellmacher, piano

Johann Ludwig Bach: Cantata/Die mit Tränen Säen (They That Sow in Tears)
Sunday, April 6/10:00 a.m. (Sunday Morning Service)
Edgebrook Community Church, UCC
6736 North Loleta Avenue, Chicago (773.763.1522)
Alan Hommerding, conductor.  ChicAGO chapter chaplain, Rev. Gregory Sabetta, will preach.

The Byron Consort
Monday April 7th
2:00 p.m. Concert at the Church of the Atonement, North Kenmore Avenue, Edgewater (free admission)

• Tuesday April 8th
4:30 p.m. Choral Evensong Rockefeller Memorial Chapel,
University of Chicago,
South Woodlawn Avenue

• Wednesday April 9th
7:30 p.m. Mass
St. John Cantius Church,
North Carpenter Street

• Thursday 10th April
1:15 p.m. Mass
St. Peter’s in the Loop,
West Madison Street

Steven Wente, organ
Benefit for the steeple removal project at Concordia Lutheran

Friday, April 11, 8:00 pm
Concordia Lutheran Church
2649 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60618.
Spring Dinner and Concert Fundraiser; Dinner at 6:30 pm; organ recital at 8:00 pm.
Ticket cost for dinner and concert: $40 Ticket cost for concert only: $25.  To purchase tickets or request more information, please call 773-758-3482, or purchase online at concordiadinnerconcert.brownpapertickets.com.
All proceeds will go towards the Concordia steeple fund.

The Seven Last Words of Christ - Theodore Dubois
Good Friday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Second Presbyterian Church
1936 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago IL
www.2ndPresbyterian.org  Ph. 312-225-4951
Featuring the Second Presbyterian Quartet Choir with guest soloists, and Michael Shawgo, Organist
A freewill offering will be received.

Handbell Workshop (sponsored by North Shore AGO)
Saturday, April 26/2:00 p.m.
Trinity United Methodist Church
1024 Lake Avenue,
Wilmette, IL
There will be several different levels including beginning handbells, basics of starting a handbell program, and literature for handbells and organ.  The afternoon will end with a brief concert by Chicago Bronze, directed by Andrea Handley and including literature for handbells and organ.
For additional information contact andrea.handley@gmail.com

Mark Ponzo, trumpet and James Russell Brown, organ

Saturday, April 26/7:30 pm                              Tuesday, April 29/8:00 pm
St. Giles Episcopal Church                              Boutell Memorial Concert Hall
3025 Walters Avenue                                       School of Music, NIU
Northbrook, Illinois                                         300 Lucinda Avenue
Free-will offering                                             DeKalb, Illinois
                                                                        Free admission

Works for trumpet & organ by: Johann Sebastian Bach, Benedetto Marcello, Giambattista Martini, Antonio Vivaldi

Solo organ works by: Johann Sebastian Bach, Pierre DuMage, Arvo Pärt

Stephen Schnurr, organ
Sunday, April 27/3:00 p.m.
Cathedral of the Holy Angels
Seventh Avenue and Tyler Street, Gary, IN
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Cathedral’s Casavant Organ.  A free-will offering is accepted to assist with funding these programs.  Free, secured parking is available in our church parking lots.
For further information or directions, telephone (219) 882-6079.        

Alice Millar Chapel: 50th Anniversary of the Organ
Sunday, April 27/3:00pm
1870 Sheridan Rd
Evanston, IL 60208
Join us for a celebration of 50 years of the Aeolian-Skinner organ at Alice Millar Chapel with a varied program featuring esteemed alumni and friends of the organ including: Stephen Alltop, William Ayelsworth, Eric Budzynski, Nate LeMahieu, and Wolfgang Rubsam. Admission free.

Yollanda Bornhoff and Michael Surratt, piano/organ
Sunday, May 4/4:00 pm
St.Andrew Lutheran Church
Park Ridge, IL
Program includes works by Soler (Concerto No. 3 in G for 2 Keyboards), Sowerby (Dialogue for Organ and Piano) and He's Got the Whole World in his Hands! (arr. Raney)

Schola Antiqua: “A Mother’s Mother” Music in honor of St. Anne
Michael Alan Anderson, Artistic Director
Friday May 9/7:30pm,                                      Saturday May 10/8:00pm
Bond Chapel, University of Chicago                St. Clement Church
(northeast of Ellis Ave. and 59th St.) 
                        642 W. Deming Place, Chicago

$25 adults/$10 student or senior
Tickets available schola-antiqua.org or at the door (cash or credit).
Details on Schola Antiqua’s concert series “A Mother’s Mother” and the release of Michael Alan Anderson’s book St. Anne in Renaissance Music: Devotion and Politics can be found at www.schola-antiqua.org

Nathan Laube Masterclass
            Performers: Bart Upart/Jinyang Tian/Katie Minion/Charlie Carpenter

Tuesday, May 13/7:00-9:00 p.m.
Nichols Hall, Music Institute of Chicago
1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston
E.M. Skinner, Op. 208 (1914)
Free admission

Nathan and Lisa Knutson, organists A Quattro Piedi (On all fours), organ music for four hands and feet.
Saturday, May 17/6:30 p.m.
Duet & Solo works by Naji Hakim, Messiaen, Mozart, Bach & more 
Preceded by 5:45 pm Lunch (Café San Giovanni, Lower Level)
St. John Cantius Church, 825 N. Carpenter St., Chicago, IL 60642
Tickets are available at the door or at www.cantius.org

Nathan Laube, Organist
100th Anniversary Recital on the E. M. Skinner Organ, Opus 208
Saturday, May 17/7:30 p.m.
Nichols Concert Hall, Music Institute of Chicago
1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois
Music by Bach/Dupré, Mendelssohn/Laube, Schumann, Widor, Rachmoninoff/Federlein,
Saint-Saëns, Mozart, Dupré
Tickets:  $30 Adults, $20 Seniors, $10 Students at the door or: www.musicinst.org

Stephen Schnurr, Organist
Sunday, May 18/3:00 p.m.
United Church of Hyde Park
1148 East Fifty-Third Street & South Blackstone Avenue, Chicago.
1924 Skinner opus 443, 4 manuals, 43 ranks.