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November 17th Meeting Announcement

For the November Meeting, Lisette continues her “Molto Espressivo” theme and leads the group in works by among others, Henry Purcell and Ludwig Senfl, as well as Glen Shannon’s Friendship Canzona. Also, we will rehearse a selection from September’s or … Continue reading

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Pics from the October 2019 Meeting

Thank you Peter Beck!

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The Lost Generation – October 20th

Join us on October 20th, when Gail Gillespie brings a program of music by the “Lost Generation” of early Renaissance composers, between Josquin and the era of Lassus and Palestrina. Gail will lead us in exploring pieces by Gombert, Clemens, … Continue reading

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September 15, 2019 Meeting – Molto Espressivo!

For our 61st season, 2019-2020, Lisette Kielson returns for her sixth year as our music director. She plans to devote her five chapter meetings to the comprehensive theme “Molto Espressivo!” What makes for a musical performance? For expressive playing? Is … Continue reading

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Spring concert and members summertime activities!

Here are some pictures of our members summertime activities. First some pictures from the spring concert. Dennis Sherman and the Baron’s Noyes held a porch concert at Mark Dawson’s residence this summer in the city.           … Continue reading

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2019 – 2020 Season Welcome

Greetings from the ARS President and Board! Welcome to the Chicago chapter’s 2019-2020 season! After the deadly summer heat this year, I’m sure we’re all looking forward to some really ‘cool’ playing sessions. Lisette Kielson will again be our director … Continue reading

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Summer Doldrums?

Half way thru summer, are you looking for some recorder related activities? Here are two.   The Pippins, a madrigal group, plans to offer a free porch concert in the Lincoln Square neighborhood in Chicago on Sunday August 25 at … Continue reading

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