Chicago's only magazine that offers cover to cover arts and culture!

A city with as vast and vibrant a cultural scene as Chicago deserves a magazine that's equally vibrant and inspires interest in and knowledge of Chicago's cultural life from cover to cover with every issue. Clef Notes Chicagoland Journal of the Arts serves as the city's premier magazine for coverage of arts in Chicago and the Chicagoland area. Clef Notes offers insightful feature articles on music, art, theater ...


Target a unique niche-based audience of Chicago area readers with an distinct love for arts and culture.

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Cover to cover arts and culture. Read back issues of Clef Notes Chicagoland Journal for the Arts here.

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Inside the Spring 2015 Issue!

The Spring 2015 Issue of

Clef Notes Journal