Archive | June, 2011

The King is dead…Long live the King!

Last week we wrapped up another great season with an exhilarating performance of Handel’s La Resurrezione. The last triumphant notes of our 2010-11 series had barely died away before our attention behind the scenes was completely absorbed by the demands of next year. In every arts organization, planning for the next season always commences well […]

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Baroque Band ends season with a special performance of Handel

Chicago Tribune. Saturday, June 4, 2011 By Alan G. Artner, Special to the Tribune Another concert, another program bringing the season to an end. But the one given Thursday night at the Hyde Park Union Church by Baroque Band was special. George Frideric Handel’s oratorio, “La Resurrezione,” is among his most underrated and seldom performed works. […]

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