The end of an era for the Newberry Consort

The end of an era for the Newberry Consort

M.L. Rantala, Hyde Park Herald classical music critic | Apr 25, 2022 Updated Apr 28, 2022 There was anticipation in the air Saturday night at International House here in Hyde Park as a substantial audience formed to hear the Newberry Consort. There was also a warm and...
Newberry Consort leaders will close the score with season finale

Newberry Consort leaders will close the score with season finale

By John von Rhein Try to imagine how Chicago’s lively, nationally respected early music scene would have developed without the pioneering efforts of the Newberry Consort. Now try imagining that worthy ensemble having survived for 35 seasons without the invaluable...
Spring 2021 News from the Directors

Spring 2021 News from the Directors

With optimism in the air, we are happy to be closing out the current season and getting ready for the next!  We had a very busy winter producing our Mexican Christmas video debut, 30-some newly-created videos from our audio archives, and our Behind the Scenes Lecture...
Behind the Scenes with The Newberry Consort – 2021

Behind the Scenes with The Newberry Consort – 2021

Announcing new FREE online early music offerings! As we move into a new year (goodbye, 2020!) and look forward to live performances this fall, we’ll continue to bring you videos by the fabulous Shawn Keener featuring live audio from past concerts and recorded excerpts...
Winter Festival 2020

Winter Festival 2020

Announcing the Newberry Consort’s Winter Festival – free online early music events for your holiday season! As winter sets in, we at the Newberry Consort are preparing a slate of digital releases to warm your hearts from Thanksgiving through the New Year! You...