Chamber Players at City Winery

Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players

Intimate concerts. Delicious food and drinks. Unique music experiences.

The Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players return to City Winery
for the Spring Chamber Music Season!

Berlin to Buenos Aires
Tradition, tango and toast  |  Mendelssohn and Piazzolla
Sunday, January 21 2018, 12pm

Journey with the Chi Phil Chamber Players from romantic Germany to passionate Argentina by way of Austria in Berlin to Buenos Aires. Experience the tradition of the Romantic era with Mendelssohn’s lively and melodic Trio in D minor before being transported to Buenos Aires in the 20th century where Piazzolla traces the history of the tango in Histoire du Tango. Also included is a brief side-trip to Vienna with Kreisler’s Miniature Viennese March.
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Mix-Tape Romance
Vino and a Valentine’s Tale
Sunday, February 11 2018, 2pm

This Valentine’s Day weekend, treat you and your loved ones to a delicious brunch at City Winery while Chi Phil tells a tale of romance guaranteed to warm your heart. As a starry-eyed lover puts together a mix-tape for the object of their affection, the Chamber Players tell the emotional story of  this relationship through music, with selections such as Gershwin’s Someone to Watch Over Me, Tears for Fear’s Mad World, Radiohead’s Creep, and In My Life from the Beatles, as well as works from Haydn, Schumann and Shostakovich.
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Kings, Queens and Rebels
Cabernet and Classical Covers
Sunday, March 18 2018, 12pm

Step inside the royal court as the Chi Phil Chamber Players present well-known tunes with a classical twist in a collection of covers arranged by Chi Phil’s own Benton Wedge. Kings and queens fight for control in the Game of Thrones theme, Queen reigns supreme in Bohemian Rhapsody, while the rebels from Star Wars, Batman Forever and Slumdog Millionaire join the battle.
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Join us for a delicious brunch with tasty wines and beers at City Winery in the West Loop
as Chicago Philharmonic presents a series of entertaining concerts in this unique venue.

Tickets $25 / $10 for students*

Purchase all 3 Spring chamber concerts and save 30%
Purchase any 2 Spring chamber concerts and save 20%


City Winery
1200 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607

Please note: City Winery have recently changed their menu and will now be offering a buffet breakfast for purchase available from 10:30am instead of their normal brunch menu.
We recommend arriving early to enjoy brunch before the concert begins.
Beverages can still be purchased separately. If you’d like to pre-purchase your buffet brunch, please see the individual concert pages for links to buy direct from City Winery

*plus booking fees
Photo by Elliot Mandel.