A second Do-It-Yourself Messiah performance has just been added at 5 pm on Dec. 18! The 2 pm performance is full.

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of connection and community

Uncompromising artistic quality, unique concert formats, and engaging free programs...we are committed to bringing the magic of classical music to Chicago and beyond.

We believe music to be life-affirming. Our mission is to expand access to classical music; to enhance opportunities for artists early in their professional career; and to engage audiences in various settings through performance, education and participation.

- Classical Music Chicago Mission Statement

Our History

Classical Music Chicago has grown from a single program to a vibrant and growing community of artists and classical music lovers.
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Board of Directors

Our board is focused on nurturing a city wide love of classical music into a flourishing and engaged community
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Our Team

We are staffed by engaged evangelists for classical music who strive to bring the programs and experiences in unconventional ways and venues
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