Chicago Arts Orchestra revives galant music not played in 200-300 years

Chicago Arts Orchestra revives galant music not played in 200-300 years
SANTA FE, N.M. — The Chicago Arts Orchestra is reviving the single largest piece of secular music known to survive from 18th century New Spain in New Mexico this weekend. Performing in Santa Fe on Friday, March 4 and in Albuquerque on Saturday, …
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Yoko Ono home after being treated overnight for flu
Get the stories that make Chicago. All of the time. On every device. Try Unlimited Digital Access for 99¢. Arts & Entertainment. Arts & Entertainment. Yoko Ono home after being treated overnight for flu. Yoko Ono. Charles Rex Arbogast / AP. Artist Yoko …
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Bernie Sanders Confirms He Was Arrested During 1963 Civil Rights Protest – See

Bernie Sanders Confirms He Was Arrested During 1963 Civil Rights Protest – See
… arrested has hit the web, on the day of Nevada's Democratic presidential caucuses. The documentary company, Kartemquin Films, has released clips from 1963 showing two police officers arresting a male student during a civil rights protest in Chicago.
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Where is Adele? Thoughts in the aftermath of the 2016 Grammys
The Grammy Awards, the music industry's celebration of the limited commercial success it is still able to achieve, moved to a Monday night this year. The ratings, more or less, held up, coming just a hair short of last year's Sunday telecast in early …
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"Black-ish" star Miles Brown visits Chicago
Chicago & Suburban Cook Co.Northern SuburbsWestern SuburbsSouthern SuburbsNW Indiana. Categories. U.S. & World I-Team Politics Entertainment Consumer-Business ABC7 Sports · ESPNChicago.com Hungry Hound Disability Issues Health Weather …
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Lock of John Lennon's Hair Fetches 000 at Auction
This photo provided by Heritage Auctions shows a 4-inch lock of hair that was collected by a German hairdresser who trimmed John Lennon's hair before he started shooting "How I Won the War." A lock of John Lennon's hair that was snipped as he prepared …
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NFL Legend Eddie George Tackles 'Chicago' on Broadway
EG: I work under three umbrellas: entertainment, education, and entrepreneurship. Of course the entertainment fragment speaks for itself because I'm in Chicago. However, a lot of folks may not know I teach courses at Ohio State University that covers …
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Chicago postal worker lost 15 pounds in preparation for 'Survivor'
He's worked at the main Chicago post office for the past few years and wanted to try out for "Survivor" because there "comes a time in a person's life when they want to test themselves." To prepare for the show, Hamilton said he went on a diet that …
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How a Chicago student went from singing in church to 'American Idol'
Chicago singer-songwriter Manny Torres performs Coldplay's "Adventure of a Lifetime" in Wednesday's episode of "American Idol." (Fox) … Manny Torres moved from Michigan to Chicago in 2013 to try to make it in the music industry. In just two years …
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5 things to watch for at tonight's Grammys, on CBS
Ehrlich, who cut his teeth making the legendary “Soundstage” at Chicago PBS station WTTW-Ch.11 in the 1970s, produces the best TV show among the big awards gatherings by keeping the focus firmly on the music. His “Grammy moments” put artists on …
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'Monster Roster' exhibit revisits long-forgotten Chicago movement
As part of this transformation, the University of Chicago's Smart Museum of Art is presenting “Monster Roster: Existentialist Art in Postwar Chicago,” the first comprehensive look at a nearly forgotten group of 16 artists at work here from 1948 through …
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'Downton Abbey' costumes exhibit finds perfect setting in Driehaus Museum
Coinciding with the series' sixth and final season (airing Sunday nights on WTTW-Channel 11), Chicago is now hosting “Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times,” a traveling exhibit of 35 costumes from the series' first four seasons …
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Chicago comedians performing in Princeton
PRINCETON — Four Chicago comedians will perform at Festival 56's Grace Theatre in Princeton at 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6. The evening of stand-up comedy headlines Jeff Arcuri with host Adam Burke, Nate Burrows and Alex Kumin, seasoned …
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Police think 6 Chicago deaths result of 'targeted incident'
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities on Saturday released the names of six family members found dead this week in their southwest side home — the victims of what Chicago police believe was a "targeted incident." Investigators are still trying to determine a …
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Lois Weisberg dead at 90: Tireless champion of city's cultural life
As the cultural affairs commissioner of Chicago, Weisberg was an influential and energetic champion of the city's arts/cultural/entertainment scene. She died Wednesday night in Palmetto Bay, Fla., where she was living near Ellenby's family. She had …
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Women in improv comedy detail a culture of sexual harassment, silence
Sexual harassment in Chicago's improv comedy community has, until now, been a problem kept under wraps, current and former performers told the Tribune — discussed by women only in private among themselves. But that changed earlier this week when a …
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China's Wanda buys Legendary Entertainment for $3.5 billion

China's Wanda buys Legendary Entertainment for .5 billion
Wanda Group said Tuesday it is buying Hollywood's Legendary Entertainment, the maker of films such as "Batman," for $ 3.5 billion in the first Chinese acquisition of a major U.S. film company. Wanda, whose chairman, Wang Jianlin, is one of China's …
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Spoiler Room: Scoop on UnREAL, Arrow, Chicago PD and more
Welcome to the Spoiler Room, a safe place for spoiler addicts to come on a weekly basis to learn what's coming next on their favorite shows and, hopefully, get a few of their own questions answered. If you want scoop on a specific show, send your …
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Adele announces 2016 Chicago concert dates, North American tour
Adele, who Sunday night debuted a new, short haircut, today announced her 2016 North American tour dates, her first in five years, and Chicago is among the cities the singer will visit. The Grammy-winner will perform July 10, 11 and 13 at the United …
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Chris Brown breezes through mini-tour kickoff in Chicago
And although Brown's surprise Chicago concert — one of three intimate performances on a “mini tour” — did go forward as planned Sunday night at the Aragon, not even half the room was full by show time, even as admission was quickly changed to allow …
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