September 25, 2015

What makes Bill Denton, principal trumpet, exceptional in the Lyric Opera Orchestra? Naturally, his outstanding trumpet playing, but in addition, the unusual path he took to get to Lyric.  

Bill holds music degrees from Kansas, Arizona, and South Carolina, and his...

September 18, 2015

Yes, the title is shamelessly lifted from Liam Neeson's character in the movie Taken.

No, the particular set of skills being addressed aren't the sort that a vengeful FBI agent would have (though that would come in handy). 

What a professional musician brings to the tabl...

September 1, 2015

It’s a memorial on Des Plaines St., namesake to one of our sister opera companies in Chicago and a busy brewpub in the West loop.  Chicago Lyric Opera is not far, and the Chicago Federation of Musicians office is in the heart of it.  I am talking about Haymarket Square...

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