Former Ravinia Music Director, Metropolitan Opera Conductor James Levine, Accused Of Sexual Misconduct, Dies At Age 77Levine died March 9 in Palm Springs, California, of natural causes, his physician of 17 years, Dr. Len Horovitz, said Wednesday.
CSO's So Young Bae Performs 4 Parts Of Spring Concerto From Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons' With Daughter In TowMother’s Day is usually about getting a gift for mom, but this Mother’s Day during the COVID-19 pandemic, one baby daughter seems to love a gift that she received from mom.
Striking Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians Approve 5-Year ContractMusicians and management at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra approved a new five-year contract and will return to work, after a nearly seven-week strike.
Striking Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians And Management Accept Mayor's Offer To Assist In Contract TalksChicago Symphony Orchestra musicians have been on strike since March 10, in a dispute over salaries and retirement benefits.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Strike Will Go On After Management Rejects Musicians' Latest Counter-OfferA week after Chicago Symphony Orchestra musicians rejected the “last, best and final offer” from management, their own counter-offer has been rejected, meaning their strike will continue.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians Reject Management's Final Contract Offer; Strike ContinuesChicago Symphony Orchestra musicians have rejected the “last, best and final offer” from CSO management, nearly a month after going out on strike.
Chicago Symphony, Striking Musicians To Restart NegotiationsAbout 100 of the orchestra's musicians have been on strike since March 11 . They last met March 16. Both sides then agreed to take a pause in discussions.
Chicago Symphony Musicians Continue Strike Over Wages, PensionThey march from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.Symphony officials have canceled 17 concerts through Monday.
Chicago Actors To Join Ongoing Chicago Symphony Orchestra StrikeActors from Chicago's theater and television community will join musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on the picket line this morning.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association Cancels Concert Due To StrikeThe Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association announced that a free concert scheduled for Tuesday is canceled due to the current strike by the orchestra's musicians.
Ravinia 2019 Summer Concert Lineup: Sting, Kesha, Nickelback, Lionel Richie, Queen Latifah HeadlineAs Chicago starts to defrost from a particularly brutal winter and we look forward to spring, the warmer months bring many good things to the midwest, including the opening of Ravinia Festival's annual summer concert season.
Conductor Muti Joins Striking Chicago Symphony MusiciansMuti says he wants management to "listen more carefully" to the musicians. He says the collapse of the symphony would be a tragedy.
Striking Chicago Symphony Musicians Picket Outside Orchestra HallThe musicians plan to picket outside Orchestra Hall every day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. until they have a new contract.
On Strike: Chicago Symphony Orchestra MusiciansBeginning at 8:00 Monday morning, picket lines will form across "all the doors of Orchestra Hall" through 8:00 p.m. every day until a contract is reached.
Illinois Prosecutors: No Charges Against Conductor LevineJames Levine was music director for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's summer residency at the Ravinia Festival from 1973 to 1993, and was to begin a term next summer as conductor laureate.