2018 ICO TOWN HALLS

Town Hall #2: 
"The Role of Youth Orchestras in Developing a Diverse Orchestral Landscape"

Friday, April 27th, 2018
9:30am - 12:00pm

Fine Arts Building - Curtis Hall 10th Floor
410 S Michigan Ave
Chicago IL 60605

Learn how youth orchestras are working proactively to nurture a diverse pipeline of young musicians who will be the future face of classical music.

Format: There will be a presentation with discussion throughout.  

Tickets: Admission is free with advanced registration through our website.  To allow for greater discussion, the number in attendance is limited to 20 people for this event. Be sure to register today!

UPCOMING MEMBER EVENTS

CENTRAL ILLINOIS

April 21 at 7:30pm
Quincy Symphony Orchestra
"The Planets"

April 21 at 8:00am
Sangamon Valley Youth Symphony
"Flapjack Fundraiser"

April 28 at 3:00pm
Sangamon Valley Youth Symphony
"Youth Orchestras - Spring Concert"

May 12 at 7:30pm
Sangamon Valley Youth Symphony
"Youth Symphony & Sangamon Valley Community Orchestra - Spring Concert"

 

 

NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS

April 21 at 7:30pm
Heartland Festival Orchestra
"Jazz in Spring"

April 22 at 3:00pm
Kankakee Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra
"Spring Concert"

April 27 
Central Illinois Youth Symphony
"Youth Symphony and Concert Orchestra"

April 27 at 7:30pm
Sinfonia da Camera
"A Suite Ending"

April 27 at 7:00pm
Knox-Galesburg Symphony
"Bruce and Old Friends"

April 28 at 7:30pm
Champaign-Urbana Symphony
"Music of Titans"

April 28 at 7:30pm
Knox-Galesburg Symphony
"On Our Way"

April 29 
Central Illinois Youth Symphony
"Concert Orchestra, Prep Orchestra and Percussion Ensemble"

May 1 at 6:00pm
NIU Community School of the Arts
"CSA Symphonette-Spring Concert"

May 2 at 7:30pm
NIU Community School of the Arts
"CSA Sinfonia-Spring Concert"

May 5 at 7:30pm
Danville Symphony Orchestra
"An Evening of Adventures"

May 12 at 7:00pm
Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra
"Brahms and Rachmaninoff"

May 13 at 4:00pm
Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra
"Concert"

July 4 at 5:30pm
Kankakee Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra
"July 4th Concert"

 

 

NORTHWEST ILLINOIS

April 22 at 3:00pm
Rockford Symphony Youth Orchestra
"Spring Orchestra Concert"

April 28 at 2:30pm
Quad City Symphony Orchestra
"Family Concert: A Space Odyssey"

April 28 at 7:30pm
Rockford Symphony Orchestra
"Celebrating Leonard Bernstein"

May 3 at 7:30pm
Quad City Symphony Orchestra
"An Evening with Joshua Bell"

May 5 at 7:30pm
Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra
"Spring Concert: Bach is Back"

May 5 at 7:30pm
Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra
"Spring Concert: Bach is Back"

 

 

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS

April 23 & April 24 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Rachel Barton Pine and Tchaikovsky"

May 6 at 2:00pm
Centralia Cultural Society Philharmonic
"Spring Concert"

May 25 at 9:00am
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"WSIU SIFest 2017 Radio Preview, 91.9 FM"

May 26 at 7:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Chamber Music Soiree (Ugent Home)"

May 26 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"James Bond, 007"

May 27 at 8:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Beatles Orchestra Concert (Egyptian Hills Resort)"

May 28 at 12:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Klassics for Kids (University Mall)"

May 28 at 7:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Orchestra and Singers Memorial Day Concert (Marion High School)"

May 29 at 10:00am
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Chamber Orchestra Concert: Bach, Handel and Mozart (First United Methodist, Carbondale)"

May 30 at 10:00am
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Klassics for Kids (Du Quoin Library; Christopher Civic Center)"

May 30 at 5:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Eric McCluskey Recital (First United Methodist, Carbondale)"

May 31 at 6:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Chamber Music Concert (Cairo Public Library)"

May 31 at 6:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Chamber Music Soiree (The Brehm School)"

June 1 at 4:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Albert Igolnikov Violin Master Class (Altgeld 110)"

June 1 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Rossini Mass (Our Lady of Mt. Carmel)"

June 2 at 3:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Young Artists Program Opera Scenes Performance (OBF Recital Hall)"

June 2 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Orchestra Concert: Tews, Igolnikov and Brahms (Shryock)"

June 3 at 2:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Rossini Mass (First United Methodist Church, Carbondale)"

June 4 at 12:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Klassics for Kids (Johnston City Free Will Baptist Church)"

June 4 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"American Guild of Organists Guest Artist Recital (Shryock)"

June 5 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Chamber Music in Anna (Anna Arts Center)"

June 5 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Chamber Music Concert: Mozart, Mendelssohn and More (FUMC)"

June 6 at 10:00am
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Klassics for Kids (Anna Arts Center)"

June 6 at 10:00am
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Klassics for Kids (Varsity Center for the Arts Balcony)"

June 7 at 5:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Benyas Family Recital (First United Methodist, Carbondale)"

June 8 at 5:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Happy Hour Mozart, wine and hors d’oeuvres (Guyon Home)"

June 8 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Magic Flute Performance (Shryock)"

June 9 at 10:00am
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Klassics for Kids (University Mall and TBA)"

June 9 at 3:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Young Artists Program Opera Scenes Performance (Anna Arts Center)"

June 9 at 7:30pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Orchestra Concert: Butterfly and Beethoven (Carterville High School)"

June 10 at 2:00pm
Southern Illinois Symphony and Music Festival
"Magic Flute Performance (Shryock)"

 

 

CHICAGO

April 23 
Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest
"Beethoven Choral Fantasy and Orff Carmina Burana"

April 22 at 7:30 PM (North Shore Center, Skokie)
April 23 at 7:30 PM (Harris Theater, Chicago)
Music of the Baroque
"Concertos for Voice - Vivaldi, Pergolesi, Handel"

April 24 at 7:30pm 
Lakeview Orchestra
"Hammond, Bach & Prokofiev"

April 25 at 7:30pm 
Chicago College of the Performing Arts
"CCPA Symphony Orchestra Concert"

April 28
Midwest Young Artists Conservatory
"Spring Orchestra Concerts"

April 28 at 8:00pm
Midwest Young Artists Conservatory
"Annual Gala"

April 29 at 3:00pm
Chicago Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
"The Mystery of Mozart: Requiem Mass"

May 5 at 7:00pm
Music Institute of Chicago-Academy Orchestra
"Chamber Music"

May 6 at 3:30pm
Midwest Young Artists Conservatory
"Chamber Music Soiree"

May 6 at 4:00pm
Chicago Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
"The Mystery of Mozart: Requiem Mass"

May 13 at 2:30pm
Evanston Symphony Orchestra
"Brahms Piano Concerto 1"

May 13 at 3:00 PM (North Shore Center, Skokie)
May 14 at 7:30 PM (Harris Theater, Chicago)
Music of the Baroque
"Three's a Crowd - Kraemer Conducts Bach and Telemann"

May 16 at 7:30pm
Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra
"May Concert: Verdi & Rossini's "Stabat Mater""

May 19 at 5:00pm
Midwest Young Artists Conservatory
"New Music Reading Concert"

May 19 at 7:30pm
Music Institute of Chicago-Academy Orchestra
"Orchestra Concert with Erin Keefe, Violin"

May 20
Midwest Young Artists Conservatory
"Music & Family Funfest"

May 20 at 3:00pm
Chicago Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
"Pictures and Selfies"

June 2 at 7:30pm
June 4 at 3:00pm
Lake Shore Symphony Orchestra
"Pipe Dreams"

June 5 at 7:30pm
Lakeview Orchestra
"Magarò, Smetana & Sibelius"

June 10 at 4:00pm
Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest
"Nature's Realm"

 

 

SUBURBAN CHICAGO

April 20 at 7:30pm
DuPage Symphony Orchestra
"Chamber Music at the Library"

April 21 at 7:30pm
Lake County Symphony Orchestra
"Mark Rymer Tribute"

April 29 at 4:00pm
Southwest Symphony Orchestra
"Youth Concerto Competition Winner, St. Xavier University Chorale & Skokie Concert Choir"

April 29
McHenry County Youth Symphony
"Stars of Note"

April 29 at 3:30pm
West Suburban Symphony
"Musings: A Concert of Contrasts"

May 4 at 7:30pm
DuPage Symphony Orchestra
"Open Dress Rehearsal - Brownies With Barbara"

May 5 at 8:00pm
DuPage Symphony Orchestra
"Body, Earth and Spirit"

May 5 at 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Elgin Symphony Orchestra
"Season Finale: Bernstein and Mahler 5"

May 5 at 7:00pm
Elmhurst Symphony 
"European Romance with Weber & Saint-Saëns"

May 6 at 2:00pm; 4:30pm; 7:30pm
Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra 
"Fire"

May 6 at 3:30pm
Midwest Philharmonic Orchestra 
"The 16th Concert in the Spring/ Showcase Midwest Concerto Competition Winners Concert"

May 6 at 4:00pm
Northbrook Symphony Orchestra 
"Romantic Russia"

May 13 at 3:00pm
Harper Symphony Orchestra 
"Final Concert"

May 13 at 3:00pm
Schaumburg Youth Orchestra
"Sinfonia Strings and Concert Orchestra-Spring Concert"

May 13 at 7:00pm
Schaumburg Youth Orchestra 
"Symphony Orchestra-Spring Concert"

May 19 at 8:00pm &
May 20 at 2:00pm
Lake Forest Symphony  
"Masterworks 5: Brahms"

May 21 at 7:00pm
Schaumburg Youth Orchestra 
"String Ensemble-Spring Concert"

June 16 at 7:30pm
West Suburban Symphony  
"Transcendent: Johannes Brahms' Magnificent German Requiem"

June 20 at 7:30pm
West Suburban Symphony  
"Fusion: Club-Style Sets"

July 4 at 7:00pm
Lake County Symphony Orchestra 
"American Salute: A July 4th Celebration"