t’s quite possible to look up and see your doctor performing with the Turtle Creek Chamber Orchestra. Learn how this orchestra got its start and find out what they are doing for local kids. ...

Young musicians age preschool to adult attend the Music Academy in Rockford, traveling here from a 90-mile radius. Discover how this program helps students achieve their greatest musical and personal potential. ...

"Outrageous" is one way to describe this lively group of musicians, who've been sharing a unique jazz sound for 40 years. See how the group grew from a high school class into a professional gig. ...

What began as a group of talented amateurs is today a fully professional orchestra, engaged with its community and focused on the future. Learn how its conductor -- just the third in its history -- is planning a gala season. ...

There's so much to do in our neck of the Old Northwest Territory! Here are some fun events coming up this winter. ...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVES: In this extended online story, meet four dynamic musicians who bring our region so much fine music. Discover what drives their passion for music, and how their work is exciting young people. ...