Tuesday, December 8, 2015

MUSICAL AMERICA honors DAVID KATZ for his work with The American Prize

David Katz
David Katz, CBASO founder and music director, and founder and chief judge of The American Prize national nonprofit competitions in the performing arts, has been selected as one of Musical America's "Professionals of the Year—a Key Influencer" for 2016.

"The Musical America 'Professionals of the Year' are the performing arts industry's best-known and most prestigious innovators and market shakers. For over 100 years, Musical America Worldwide has been the voice of the performing arts industry."

Other Chicago-area artists also recognized were Mei-Ann Chen, music director, Chicago Sinfonietta and the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, and Cheryl Mendelson, CEO, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, Chicago.

You can read more about The American Prize here: http://www.theamericanprize.org/




Read the full story at Musical America here:
http://www.musicalamerica.com/news/?categoryid=7

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Friday, October 30, 2015

A TOAST to TWO CITIES: CBA Chorus & NYC Bar Chorus

Coming up SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7th!



The Chicago Bar Association Chorus is delighted to welcome its Big Apple counterpart, the New York City Bar Chorus, as these "legal choirs" complete their two-city exchange with a concert featuring American music in its many forms, including folk, spiritual, musical theater, jazz and gospel.  The two choruses will perform both individually and together, combining forces on four songs.  Please join us for this unique collaboration between two historic bar associations.


Here's the link to online tickets:

NOVEMBER CHORAL CONCERT:
CBAchorusTOASTtoTWO.brownpapertickets.com

Thursday, August 20, 2015

ANNOUNCING our 2015-16 SEASON!

The Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra and CBA Chorus invite you to share our music-making during the 2015-16 concert season. Here are posters to our five major concert events, in chronological order, and, below them, links to purchase tickets online.

Enjoy the vitality and variety of our musical offerings!
















































HERE are LINKS to purchase tickets online:

SEPTEMBER CHAMBER CONCERT:
CBAseptembersong.brownpapertickets.com

NOVEMBER CHORAL CONCERT:
CBAchorusTOASTtoTWO.brownpapertickets.com

NOVEMBER ORCHESTRAL CONCERT:
CBASOFountains.brownpapertickets.com

MARCH SPECIAL RECITAL:
CBAviolin.brownpapertickets.com

MAY: CHORAL-ORCHESTRAL CONCERT:
CBASObrahms.brownpapertickets.com

Sunday, June 7, 2015

SOMETHING WONDERFUL featured in the CBA Record's latest issue

The CBASO & CBA Chorus's performance of SOMETHING WONDERFUL at Symphony Center, Chicago, generated this terrific article in the most recent issue of the CBA Record, the official magazine of The Chicago Bar Association. Enjoy!