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Violinist Rachel Barton Pine to perform Feb. 16 in Crystal Lake

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Cori Cooper

On Sunday, Feb. 16, Rachel Barton Pine will be performing at 3 p.m. in the Listening Room at the Lakeside Legacy Arts Park in Crystal Lake.

Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door. To reserve your tickets today, visit or call (815) 455-8000.

"Purchase a ticket to this concert, and you will have a rare and up-close opportunity with a world renowned musician," stated Siobhan Cottone, Lakeside's executive director. "Barton Pine is a vibrant performer who appeals to classical fans while having a modern 'rock' edge."

"An exciting, boundary-defying performer -- Pine displays a power and confidence that puts her in the top echelon." -- The Washington Post

In both art and life, Barton Pine has an extraordinary ability to connect with people. Her performances exude passion and conviction, and her honesty in communicating the core emotions of great works moves listeners worldwide. Pine's scholarly fascination with history enables her to bring informed interpretations to her extensive repertoire, while her innate ability to understand and perform music of many diverse genres captivates music lovers of all backgrounds. Audiences are thrilled and uplifted by her dazzling technique, lustrous tone, and infectious joy in music-making.

Pine has appeared as soloist with many of North America's most prestigious orchestras, including the symphonies of Chicago, Montreal, Atlanta, Baltimore, Dallas, and St. Louis, and the Philadelphia Orchestra. Overseas she has performed with orchestras in Vienna, Iceland, New Zealand, and Budapest, the Royal Scottish and Belgian National Orchestras, the Israel and Scottish Chamber Orchestras, and the Royal Philharmonic. She has worked with such renowned conductors as Charles Dutoit, Zubin Mehta, Neeme Järvi, Erich Leinsdorf, Marin Alsop, José Serebrier, and Placido Domingo, and has collaborated with such leading artists as Daniel Barenboim, Christoph Eschenbach, William Warfield, Christopher O'Riley, and Mark O'Connor. Her festival appearances have included Marlboro, Ravinia, Vail, and Salzburg. She recently played for the Presidents of Ghana and Singapore as well as for the Justices of the United States Supreme Court.

Do not miss out on this boundary-defying performance by the world-renowned violinist, Rachel Barton Pine in 'the Listening Room' on February 16th at 3:00pm. Tickets are $30 in advance and can be purchased at or by contacting the Box Office and asking for Roger (815) 455-8000.

If online sales have not sold out, tickets can also be purchased at the door for $35. Lakeside encourages people to purchase tickets in advance.

If you purchase tickets at the door on Feb. 16, however, please arrive by 2:30 p.m. A cash bar is also available during the concert.

For information or to purchase tickets, visit

'the Listening Room' is located within Lakeside Legacy Arts Park at 401 Country Club Road, Crystal Lake, IL. Lakeside Legacy is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, and is also home to the Historic Dole Mansion.

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