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2019-2020 Program Book Advertising

"a visual and sonic gem"  ~ Chicago Tribune critic John von Rhein


Join us today!

Dear Friends:


Now in its sixteenth season, the Music Institute of Chicago’s (MIC) Nichols Concert Hall is a premier performance venue located in the heart of downtown Evanston. Each year the Hall presents a world-class guest artist series, student recitals, and countless special events.  

Advertise your organization or business in the beautifully designed and printed Nichols Concert Hall Program Guide. The variety of  programming will allow your ad to be read and referenced by thousands of concert-goers. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to connect with some of Chicagoland’s most affluent and sophisticated patrons.  In addition, reach more than 1,500 MIC families, which include high achieving college-bound musicians as well as active learners and cultural enthusiasts of all ages from more than ninety Illinois communities.  In addition to your program ad, your business will be recognized with sponsor signage in the Nichols Concert Hall lobby for the entire 2019-2020 season as well as on our website with a link to your site. The Music Institute is a non-profit 501c (3) whose mission is to provide high quality music and lifelong learning for people of every age and level of experience. Your support helps to make this possible.

Select season highlights include:

  • Opening Night ~ featuring Chicago Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Robert Chen and pianist Matthew Hagle


  • Marcus Roberts Trio ~ “Piano Giants”
    (Gershwin, Monk, Ellington, and more!)  


  • Formosa Quartet ~ “one of the very best quartets of their generation”


  • From the Heart ~ featuring incredible performances from core members of the Music Institute’s esteemed faculty


  • Family Holiday Concerts

     - Spooktacular:  Halloween-themed music for all ages followed by
       a musical “Haunted Open House”

     - Duke It Out! Nutcracker: showcasing traditional (Tchaikovsky)
       and jazz-inflected (Ellington) versions of The Nutcracker Suite curated by
       Dance Chicago with live music


Attached please find a rate sheet with details about our program guide.  We thank you in advance for your support!

Erin Fusco
Director of Marketing & Communications


Place your Reservation Now >>

Questions? Contact: Erin Fusco: 847.448.8310

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