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Maud Powell Music Festival Mendota, IL June 21 – August 7 maud powell music Festival brings top-quality performances and education to the midwest. Special events include two children’s musicals and a three-state recital tour, including illinois, michigan, and Wisconsin. artistic direction: dr. Kevin r. mcmahon Festival conductors: michael alexander, david e. Becker, david leibowitz, Kevin mcmahon, Shawn mcmahon, chris Sheppard Festival artists: Wayne Hanmer, baritone; michael allen, Bennett randman, cello; Kevin mcmahon, composer/violin; richard Beyers, handbells; louise Basal, li-Shan Hung, mary Schallhorn, piano; daniella carvahlo, loren mcmahon, carol Shamory, soprano; William Farlow, stage director; Shawn Weber, stage director/soprano; larry glenn, stage director/tenor; allyson Fleck, viola; robert mcnally, violin; elli martysz, voice; calla martysz, voice/percussion Featured groups: marquette country chamber chorale; marquette male chorus; maud powell children’s chorus; maud powell Quartet For Information: mary Schallhorn, general director p.o. Box 501, peru, il 61354 815 638 2495 mpmf@hughes.net powellfest.com Ravinia Festival Highland Park, IL June 3 – September 6 ravinia Festival presents more than 130 events from June to September, including performances of annie get Your gun, the marriage of Figaro, cosi fan tutte and the summer residency of the chicago Symphony orchestra. artistic direction: James conlon, Welz Kauffman Festival conductors: John axelrod; James conlon; christoph eschenbach; paul gemignani; arnie roth; pinchas Zukerman Festival artists: paul corona, ildebrando d’arcangelo, bass; John del carlo, bass-baritone; amanda Forsyth, lawrence lesser, Yo-Yo ma, cello; david Shifrin, clarinet/flute; Jane Bunnell, ruxandra donose, Kathryn leemhuis, lauren mcneese, Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano; ozgur aydin, marta aznavoorian, tzimon Barto, Jonathan Biss, cipa dichter, misha dichter, christoph eschenbach, leon Fleisher, Jeffrey Kahane, Welz Kauffman, andreas Klein, alexander Kobrin, vakhtang Kodanashvili, Josephine lee, denis matsuev, John novacek, garrick ohlsson, Jorge Federico osorio, edisher Savitski, nobuyuki tsujii, orion Weiss, Joyce Yang, Brian Zeger, piano; christine Brewer, anna christy, rebecca evans, renee Fleming,

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orchestra affiliation: grant park orchestra For Information: tony macaluso, director of marketing and patron Services 205 e. randolph dr., chicago, il 60601 312 742 7638, 312 742 7662 (fax) tony.macaluso@cityofchicago.org grantparkmusicfestival.com

aleksandra Kurzak, ana maria martinez, Kiri te Kanawa, lei Xu, arianna Zukerman, soprano; John aler, nicholas phan, Saimir pirgu, John treleaven, tenor; Kim Kashkashian, paul Biss, viola; Joshua Bell, miriam Fried, leila Josefowicz, ida Kavafian, midori, tianwa Yang, pinchas Zukerman, violin; michael cerveris, Kim criswell, patti lupone, audra mcdonald, Bobby mcFerrin, Kelli o’Hara, Brian Stokes mitchell, vocalist Featured groups: the Baroque Band; chanticleer; chicago children’s choir; chicago Symphony chorus; claremont trio; emerson String Quartet; illinois Symphony orchestra; Juilliard String Quartet; the Knights; new millennium orchestra; pacifica Quartet orchestra affiliation: chicago Symphony orchestra For Information: ravinia Festival Box office 418 Sheridan road, Highland park, il 60035 847 433 5100, 847 433 7983 (fax) ravinia@ravinia.org ravinia.org Southern Illinois Music Festival Carbondale, Marion, and other Illinois locations June 6 – 27 orchestral and chamber music, opera, ballet, and jazz across Southern illinois. the theme for 2010 is “romeo & Juliet” and other tales of tragic romance. gounod, prokofiev, and pops at the park. artistic direction: edward Benyas Festival conductors: edward Benyas Festival artists: michael Barta, violin For Information: edward Benyas, artistic director Southern illinois music Festival School of music, m.c. 4302 Southern illinois university carbondale, il 62901-4302 618 453 2776, 618 453 5808 (fax) benyas@siu.edu sifest.com Woodstock Mozart Festival Woodstock, IL July 31 – August 15 mozart and more! chamber orchestra, ensemble and recital performances in the historic 1880s Woodstock opera House just 60 miles from chicago. artistic direction: anita Whalen Festival conductors: arthur arnold; mark peskanov; Jeffrey Swann Festival artists: Jeffrey Swann, piano; doyle armbrust, Kyle armbrust, viola; mark peskanov, violin

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Indiana University Summer Music Festival Bloomington, IN June 19 – August 10 more than 35 performances on the beautiful iu Bloomington campus, including the Festival orchestra (conducted this year by Xian Zhang, lawrence renes, and giancarlo guerrero), the uSa Harp competition, and chamber music by world renowned ensembles. artistic direction: gwyn richards, dean Festival conductors: cliff colnot, giancarlo guerrero, Stephen pratt, lawrence renes, and Xian Zhang Festival artists: eric Kim, csaba onczay, cello; chih-Yi chen, Jeannette Koekkoek, menahem pressler, cory Smythe, Yael Weiss, piano; atar arad, viola; erin aldridge, Sarah caswell, Jorja Fleezanis, mark Kaplan, alex Kerr, violin Featured groups: afiara Quartet; Festival Band; Festival orchestra; Kalichstein-laredo-robinson trio; penderecki Quartet; pressler and Friends; rubens Quartet; Shanghai Quartet; iu Symphony orchestra; Weiss-Kaplan-newman trio For Information: alain Barker, director, marketing and publicity iu Jacobs School of music 1201 east third St., Bloomington, in 47405 812 855 9846, 812 855 9847 (fax) musicpub@indiana.edu music.indiana.edu/summer Marsh Symphony on the Prairie Series Fishers, IN June 19 – September 5 the indianapolis Symphony orchestra’s 28th season of outdoor summertime concerts features 12 weeks of orchestral and pops performances under the stars at the conner prairie amphitheater. Festival conductors: Jack everly, marvin Hamlisch, alfred Savia, ludovic morlot, Sean newhouse Festival artists: ranaan meyer, contrabass; Zach de pue, nick Kendall, violin Featured groups: classical mystery tour, duke ellington orchestra, river city Brass Band, time for three, music of John denver, music of michael Jackson, river city Brass Band orchestra affiliation: indianapolis Symphony orchestra For Information: Brian Seitz, customer care manager 13400 n. allisonville rd., Fishers, in 46038 317 639 4300, 317 236 4900 (fax) bseitz@indianapolissymphony.org indianapolissymphony.org South Shore Summer Music Festival Northwest Indiana, IN June 26 – July 31 Join the northwest indiana Symphony for the fourth annual South Shore Summer music

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