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War of the Romantics – Evanston

March 13, 2022 • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

A musical battle that went down in history as the “War of the Romantics,” pitted composers like Brahms, influenced by the legacy of Beethoven, against those of the New German School including Liszt, Wagner, and Felix Draeseke. Featuring French horn, experience a musical duel unlike any other. It is a fight not to be missed.

GUEST ARTISTS: Fritz Foss, Neil Kimel, horn

BRAHMS: Horn Trio in E-Flat Major, op. 40
Felix DRAESEKE: Quintet in B-Flat Major, op. 48 for piano, strings, and horn

JOIN US after the performance for Rembrandt Rendezvous! 

As a FREE event in conjunction with our concert, we have created multiple fun ways for our patrons to learn more about RCM and to support our mission. All concert ticket-holders will have access to this special event.

Our first-ever musical repartee? Absolutely!
Following the performance on March 13, in Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston, Artistic Director John Macfarlane will host a Q&A with the musicians. Discover Rembrandt’s creative processes, favorite performances, inspirations, and more!

Did someone say wine? Rembrandt is doing a wine pull! For $20, pull from our selection of impressive curated wines–some valued at up to $50!

Restaurants? Show Tickets? Exclusive Experiences? Rembrandt’s silent auction and raffle are back. Beginning on March 1st, bid on patron favorites and enter to win the Chicago Nights package!

Single Ticket | Raffle Ticket | Wine Pull


Venue Policies and Health Measures


March 13, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Nichols Concert Hall – Music Institute of Chicago
1490 Chicago Ave
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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