Since the 1980's many Seder plates have seen the addition of an Orange to the symbolic foods eaten on Passover. The additional fruit symbolizes those who for centuries were left out of participation in Jewish ritual life- namely women.
Hailed by Strad magazine as "sensational, bewitching", the Lincoln Trio is one of Chicago's most celebrated ensembles. Their electrifying program will include Chopin's whimsical trio in honor of the composer's bicentennial.
Music Institute of Chicago's Organ Series presents Dr. Christine Marshall Kraemer, organist at Trinity United Methodist Church in Wilmette. Kraemer will perform music of Joseph Rheinberger on his birthday. Admission is free.