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St.James Chapel at The Quigley Center

St. James Chapel is located in the Quigley Center, home of the Offices of the Archdiocese of Chicago, located at the corner of Rush and Pearson Streets, approximately one block west of the Hancock Center.

Special Events

The Friends of the Windows
Les Amis des Vitraux

Second Saturday Concert Series

Join us for our series of free concerts presented each month in the Saint James Chapel at Archbishop Quigley Preparatory Seminary.  "Second Saturday at Two" concerts are a gift to the community from the artists.  You and your friends are cordially invited to hear these fine programs — No tickets or reservations are needed. 

(While there are no specific admission charges, free-will offerings are gratefully accepted for the
Windows Conservancy Fund)

For more information about artists or if you wish to donate your artistic skills, please contact Anna Kanellos Moreno, Music Chairmain, telephone (773)338-0346. 

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2014-2015 Schedule

September13 @ 2pm
Eric Lenz, Cello
Guillaume Lévy, Piano
Works by Saint Saens, Debussy, Barber and Gershwin.

A member of the Illinois Symphony and Chamber Orchestra, Eric Lenz was recently appointed principal cello of the Paducah Symphony.  Recent chamber performances include a recital at Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall, a new-music residency at the Banff Centre for Music and Sound, and a live broadcast on Hungarian National Radio.  French pianist Guillaume Levy has appeared in recitals throughout France: from the Grand Théâtre d’Angers to the Musée dauphinois de Grenoble.  Since 2001, Levy has lived in Paris and has appeared in many of Europe’s musical capitals, including the Czech Cultural Center in Prague, the Cité Universitaire in Paris, and the Festival “Pianissime” in Sannois.

October 11 @ 2pm
David Moss, Viola
Violist Dave Moss, just back from his performance at the Lucerne Festival, will play a one-hour concert which will include two Bach solo works, a suite for viola by Max Reger and the Biber Passacaglia.

November  8 @ 2pm
Ars Antigua
Jerry Fuller, Director
December 13 @ 2pm
A Christmas Concert
Loyola Academy Chamber Singers
Christopher Nakielski, Director

January 10 @ 2pm
Chicago Harp Quartet
Marguarite Lynn Williams, Director

February  14 @ 2pm
Mark Valenti, Piano

March  14 @ 2pm
Heather Wittels, Violin
Violinist Heather Wittels is a member of the Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra and the Associate Concertmaster of the Glimmerglass Festival Opera Orchestra.

April 11 @ 2pm

May 10 @ 2pm
Leighann Daihl, Flute

Jason Moy, Harpsichord

For more information, please contact us at:
Friends of the Windows

835 North Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 534-8092