30 East Adams suite 1204
Chicago, IL 60603
Founded in 2007 by British baroque violinist Garry Clarke, Baroque Band has rapidly established itself as an important member of Chicago’s musical community. As Chicago’s period-instrument orchestra, it has been hailed by critics and audiences and has gained a reputation as one of the most exciting period-instrument ensembles in the United States.
The mission of Baroque Band is:
To present the highest quality performances of baroque music using period instruments and historically informed performance techniques;
To inform and educate the public - locally, regionally, and nationally - about music from the baroque era;
To provide opportunities for students and musicians of all levels and ages to gain hands-on experience with period instruments and techniques; and
To serve as musical ambassadors for the City of Chicago.
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