Concerts

St. James hosts dozens of concerts throughout the year, featuring choral, symphonic, and chamber music. The cathedral comfortably seats 400 people. If you are interested in renting the space, email Robert Black.

Schedule  

Friday, Sep. 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Camerata Chicago TICKETS
Use coupon code SJCC for a 30% discount
    BACH Complete Brandenburg Concerti
 
Sunday, Sep. 22 at 3  p.m.
Mio Nakamura, pianist FREE
   BEETHOVEN Sonata, op. 111
   CHOPIN Etudes
   LISZT Tarantella from Venezia e Napoli, S. 162
 
Monday, Sep. 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Rembrandt Chamber Musicians TICKETS
   SCHUBERT Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667 (The Trout)
   REIZENSTEIN Trio for flute, oboe, and piano, op. 25
   STEPHENSON Commission in honor of Sandra Eiger Miller for flute, oboe, violin, viola, cello, and piano
 
Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra & Chorus WEBSITE
 
Saturday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Composer's Orchestra WEBSITE
 
Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra & Chorus WEBSITE

Friday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Lakeside Singers WEBSITE
 
Wednesday, Mar. 11, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra & Chorus WEBSITE
 
Saturday, Mar. 14, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Bella Voce WEBSITE
 
Sunday, Mar. 15, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Rippon College Chamber Singers
 
Friday, Apr. 24, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Camerata Chicago WEBSITE
 
Wednesday, May 15, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Bar Association Symphony Orchestra & Chorus WEBSITE
 
Friday, Sep. 25, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Camerata Chicago WEBSITE

Friday, Nov. 6, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.
Camerata Chicago WEBSITE

 

Rush Hour Concerts

Since 2000, Rush Hour Concerts has invigorated Chicago's live music scene with performances every Tuesday from June through August. 

  • Free, pre-concert reception with artists at 5:15 p.m. and a 30-minute concert at 5:45 p.m.
  • Internationally acclaimed artists, including musicians from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Lyric Opera of Chicago
  • Diverse, international repertoire from different eras and for various ensembles
  • Broadcast on 98.7 WFMT, Chicago's classical music station
Programs and schedule.
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