Munich Hall of Fame: Composer Carl Orff (installed in 2009)

Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - March 20, 2020

Carmina Burana

Enjoy this performance of Carl Orff’s scenic cantata.

same tree over four seasons

Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - March 13, 2020

Celebrate the Seasons

Spring, winter, summer and fall, join us for musical portraits of the seasons.

Gustav Mahler in 1892

Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - March 07, 2020

Resurrection

Enjoy a performance of Gustav Mahler's Resurrection Symphony

Portrait of William Grant Still

Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - February 28, 2020

Classically Black: William Grant Still

Learn about William Grant Still, also known as the “Dean of Afro-American Composers,” as part of our Classically Black series.

A lilac bush (Syringa vulgaris) showing a panicle with multiple flowers in bloom and leaves. Victoria, Australia.

Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - February 21, 2020

Lilacs in Bloom

Enjoy performances by famous pianist Andre Watts and Pulitzer Prize winner, George Walker.

Ellington poses with his piano at the KFG Radio Studio November 3, 1954.

By Unknown - Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - February 15, 2020

Classically Black: Edward Kennedy Ellington

Learn about Edward Kennedy Ellington, also known as "The Classical Duke," as part of our Classically Black series.

A portrait of Joseph Boulogna.

Wikimedia Commons

Prairie Performances - February 07, 2020

Classically Black: Joseph Boulogna

Learn about the life and legacy of Joseph Boulogna as part of our Classically Black series.

William Shakespeare 1609

By Unknown - The Washington Times, Public Domain

Prairie Performances - January 31, 2020

Inspired by Shakespeare

Enjoy an evening of romantic tragedy inspired by the Bard himself.

William Warfield

By Carl Van Vechten - Van Vechten Collection at Library of Congress

Prairie Performances - January 24, 2020

Classically Black: William Warfield

Remember the life and music of William Warfield.

Violin

Wikimedia commons

Prairie Performances - January 18, 2020

Fiery Fiddlin’

Fiddles and violins abound in this program from the Illinois Symphony Orchestra. 

Page 2 of 38 pages  < 1 2 3 4 >  Last ›



Classical 24 Music Playlist

Illinois Arts Council Agency logo

These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

WILL Highlights

Summer Solstice Concert Cruise

WILL Classical and Allerton Park and Retreat Center are teaming up to bring you the first performance in this year’s modified Allerton Park Concert Series, featuring Viktor Krauss.


Illinois Country

View the web-exclusive series Voices of Illinois Country today