The Friends of the Windows host complimentary docent-guided tours every Saturday morning from 9 am to 11 am (except holiday weekends.) Tickets or reservations are not required.
Group Tours: Special arrangements should be made via Ms. Marcela Bermudez, (312) 534-8199
The Friends of the Windows also hosts free one-hour classical programs performed by professional vocalists and instrumentalists on the Second Saturday of each month at 1 pm (unless otherwise shown): the "Second Saturday at One" series runs from September through May each year. You and your friends are cordially invited to hear these fine programs. No tickets or reservations are needed; simply join us at 1 pm on the second Saturday of each month, September through May.
Masking and spacing are required.
Tax-deductible donations are gratefully accepted.
2022 - 2023 Concert Schedule
Because of Holy Week activities in the Chapel, we have had to cancel the April Second Saturday concert. We apologize for any inconvenience. We apologize for any inconvenience. February, March and May concerts will be performed as scheduled.
Sep. 10 Clarissa Bevilacqua, violin. Works by Poulenc, Brahams and Gershwin
A first prize winner of the Mozart Competition, Salzburg, Ms. Bevilacqua, has performed throughout the U.S. and Europe since making an appearance in Chicago's Pritzker Pavilion at the age of nine.
Oct. 8 Timothy Archbold, cello and Karen Archbold, soprano. Composers include Handel, Mozart, Edward and Walker
Nov. 12 Uli Widmaier, viola
Dec. 10 Loyola Academy Honors Chamber Singers
Jan. 14 January Jubilee: Noted organist John Sherer performs music from Bach to Price celebrating the new year, Epiphany and Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day.
Feb. 11 Steven Yepez, flute
Mar. 11 Mark Valenti, piano
Apr. 8 Canceled
May 13 Jeffrey Panko, piano
For more information about artists or if you wish to donate your artistic skills, please contact Anna Kanellos Moreno, Director of Music Programming, at (773) 338-0346.
Friends of the Windows
Saint James Chapel
Archbishop Quigley Center 835 N. Rush St. Chicago IL 60611
Phone: (312) 534-8092
FOW depends on volunteer help for office and phone activity. Please leave a message and someone will return your call.