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July 22

The Dovetail Series
Spektral Quartet
Vocalist/spoken-word artist Maggie Brown
Poetry and music of Oscar Brown Jr., Maggie Brown, Augusta Read Thomas and Sam Pluta
7 p.m. Stony Island Arts Bank, 6760 S. Stony Island
Free admission

Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus
Broadway musical program
Ted Sperling, conductor
Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, vocalists
7:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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July 24

Emerson String Quartet
Calidore String Quartet
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 (“Serioso”)
R. Strauss: String Sextet from Capriccio
Shostakovich: Two Pieces for String Octet
Mendelssohn: String Octet
7:30 p.m. Ravinia/Martin Theatre

July 25

Rush Hour Concerts
Ensemble Dal Niente and Richie Hofmann, poet
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
Nikolai Lugansky, pianist
John Adams: Harmonielehre
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 (“Emperor”)
8 p.m. Ravinia

July 26

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Stephen Hough, pianist
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
Kodály: Dances of Galánta
Brahms: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3, 6
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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July 27

Apollos Fire
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons
Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Cellos
Dall’Abaco: Concerto in E minor
7:30 p.m. Ravinia/Martin Theatre

July 28

Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Colleen Daly, soprano
Lauren Segal, mezzo-soprano
David Pomeroy, tenor
James Westman, baritone
Daniel Okulitch, Bass
Mozart: Symphony No. 36, Linz
Martin: In terra pax
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor
Ray Chen, violinist
Marisol Montalvo, soprano
Mendelssohn:Violin Concerto
Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Mozart:“L’amerò, sarò costante”
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 (“Reformation”)
8 p.m. Ravinia

July 29

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Itzhak Perlman, violinist
TBA
7 p.m. Ravinia

Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Colleen Daly, soprano
Lauren Segal, mezzo-soprano
David Pomeroy, tenor
James Westman, baritone
Daniel Okulitch, Bass
Mozart: Symphony No. 36, Linz
Martin: In terra pax
7:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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July 31

Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Messiaen: Catalogue d’oiseaux
7 p.m. Ravinia/Martin Theatre

August 1

Rush Hour Concerts
Euclid Quartet
Grieg: String Quartet
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Michael Stern, conductor
Simon Trpčeski, pianist
Smetana: “The Moldau” from Ma vlast
R. Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini
Ravel: La valse
8 p.m. Ravinia

August 2

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitarist
Arriaga: Los esclavos felices: Overture
Bizet: Suite from Carmen
Rodrigo: Fantasía para un gentilhombre
Turina: Danzas fantàsticas
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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Danish String Quartet
Juho Pohjonen, pianist
Haydn: String Quartet No. 25
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 7
Shostakovich: Piano Quintet
7:30 p.m. Ravinia/Martin Theatre

August 3

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violinist and conductor
Elgar: Deux Chansons
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4
8 p.m. Ravinia

August 4

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
François Leleux, oboist
Hindemith: Concert Music for Strings and Brass
Strauss: Oboe Concerto
Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Debussy: La Mer
6:30 p.m. Harris Theater
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August 5

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
François Leleux, oboist
Hindemith: Concert Music for Strings and Brass
Strauss: Oboe Concerto
Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Debussy: La Mer
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater
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August 8

Rush Hour Concerts
Singers from the Ryan Center at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Bizet: “The Pearl Fishers” (selections)
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
James Levine, conductor
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Nadine Sierra, soprano
Matthew Polenzani, tenor
John Relyea, bass
Haydn: The Creation
8 p.m. Ravinia

August 9

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Mariachi Cobre
Mexican folk program
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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Morris Robinson, bass
Kevin Murphy, pianist
7:30 p.m. Ravinia/Martin Theatre

August 10

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Krzysztof Urbański, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, pianist
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10
8 p.m., Ravinia

August 11

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Jonathan Boen, horn
Rimsky-Korsakov: Overture: The Tsar’s Bride
Kernis: Horn Concerto (world premiere)
Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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August 12

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Jonathan Boen, horn
Rimsky-Korsakov: Overture: The Tsar’s Bride
Kernis: Horn Concerto (world premiere)
Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony
7:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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August 15

Rush Hour Concerts
Civitas Ensemble
Brahms: Quintet movements
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

August 16

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Harriet Krijgh, cellist
Respighi: The Birds
Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
Chadwick: Symphonic Sketches
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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Vladimir Feltsman, pianist
Schubert: Piano Sonata, D. 960
Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, op. 118
Brahms: Four Piano Pieces, op. 119
7:30 p.m. Ravinia/Martin Theatre

August 18

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Janai Brugger, soprano
Allyson McHardy, mezzo-soprano
Brendan Tuohy, tenor
Russell Braun, bass
Brahms: Schicksalslied
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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August 19

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Janai Brugger, soprano
Allyson McHardy, mezzo-soprano
Brendan Tuohy, tenor
Russell Braun, bass
Brahms: Schicksalslied
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
7:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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August 22

Rush Hour Concerts
Axiom Brass and Stephen Buzard, organist
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra
James Gaffigan, conductor
InMo Yang, violinist
Rossini: Overture to William Tell
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Brahms: Symphony No. 1
8 p.m. Ravinia

August 23

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra
James Gaffigan, conductor
Behzod Abduraimov, pianist
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4
8 p.m. Ravinia

August 29

Rush Hour Concerts
RHC Chamber Orchestra
John Macfarlane, conductor
Beethoven: String Quartet Op. 95
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

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June 21

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Susanna Phillips, soprano
Wagner: A Faust Overture
Copland: Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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June 22

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Riccardo Zanellato, bass
Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
Verdi: “Gli arredi festivi” from Nabucco
Verdi: “Va, pensiero” from Nabucco
Verdi: Anvil Chorus from Il trovatore
Verdi: “Patria oppressa” from Macbeth
Verdi: Overture to I vespri siciliani
Puccini: Intermezzo to Act 3 from Manon Lescaut
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana
Boito: Prologue to Mefistofele
8 p.m. Symphony Center
cso.org; 312-294-3000

June 23

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Riccardo Zanellato, bass
Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
Verdi: “Gli arredi festivi” from Nabucco
Verdi: “Va, pensiero” from Nabucco
Verdi: Anvil Chorus from Il trovatore
Verdi: “Patria oppressa” from Macbeth
Verdi: Overture to I vespri siciliani
Puccini: Intermezzo to Act 3 from Manon Lescaut
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana
Boito: Prologue to Mefistofele
1:30 p.m. Symphony Center
cso.org; 312-294-3000

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Conrad Tao, pianist
Schiff: Infernal
Khachaturian: Piano Concerto
Stravinsky: The Firebird
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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June 24

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Conrad Tao, pianist
Schiff: Infernal
Khachaturian: Piano Concerto
Stravinsky: The Firebird
7:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Riccardo Zanellato, bass
Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
Verdi: “Gli arredi festivi” from Nabucco
Verdi: “Va, pensiero” from Nabucco
Verdi: Anvil Chorus from Il trovatore
Verdi: “Patria oppressa” from Macbeth
Verdi: Overture to I vespri siciliani
Puccini: Intermezzo to Act 3 from Manon Lescaut
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana
Boito: Prologue to Mefistofele
8 p.m. Symphony Center
cso.org; 312-294-3000

June 25

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Riccardo Zanellato, bass
Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
Verdi: “Gli arredi festivi” from Nabucco
Verdi: “Va, pensiero” from Nabucco
Verdi: Anvil Chorus from Il trovatore
Verdi: “Patria oppressa” from Macbeth
Verdi: Overture to I vespri siciliani
Puccini: Intermezzo to Act 3 from Manon Lescaut
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana
Boito: Prologue to Mefistofele
3 p.m. Symphony Center
cso.org; 312-294-3000

June 27

Rush Hour Concerts
Third Coast Baroque
Works by Fernández, Monteverdi, Strozzi, Visée and Ortiz
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral
Free admission

June 28

Grant Park Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
Jessica Rivera, soprano
Takaoki Onishi, baritone
Sierra: Missa Latina
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
gpmf.org

June 30

Grant Park Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
Jessica Rivera, soprano
Takaoki Onishi, baritone
Sierra: Missa Latina
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
gpmf.org

July 1

Grant Park Orchestra
Canadian Brass
Lucas Waldin, conductor
Lavallée: O Canada
Hétu: Légendes, Opus 76
Traditional: “Just a Closer Walk With Thee”
Various/Write/Cable: Westward Ho!
Traditional/Farnon: Farrago of British Folksongs
Claman/Toth: Hockey Night in Canada
Campbell/Harron/Farnon: Excerpt from Symphonic Suite from Anne of Green Gables
Various/Waldin: Canadian Trivia Medley
Koffman/Waldin: Swingin’ Shepherd Blues
Hemsworth/Pellett: Log Driver’s Waltz
Lennon/McCartney/Dedrick: Tribute to the Beatles
Cohen: “Hallelujah”
Traditional/Handel/Henderson: Saints’ Halleluiah
7:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
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