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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

August 31

Daniel Schlosberg, pianist
Inna Faliks, pianist
Mahler/Zemlinsky: Symphony No. 6
6 p.m. Ravinia/Bennett Gordon Hall

September 6

Collaborative Works Festival
“Schubert and the Greeks”
Sarah Shafer, soprano
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Douglas Williams, bass-baritone
Myra Huang, pianist
Shannon McGinnis, pianist
7 p.m. Poetry Foundation
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September 7

Collaborative Works Festival
Susanna Phillips, soprano
Solo recital. Program TBA
7:30 p.m. Ganz Hall
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September 8

Collaborative Works Festival
Master Class
2 p.m. Ganz Hall
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September 9

Collaborative Works Festival
“Once Upon a Time”
Songs by Schumann, Duparc, Heggie and others
Sarah Shafer, soprano
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Douglas Williams, bass-baritone
Myra Huang, pianist
Shannon McGinnis, pianist
7:30 p.m. Venue TBA
caichicago.org

September 14

National Youth Orchestra of Venezuela
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Latin-American works
8 p.m. Ravinia

September 16

Music of the Baroque
Jane Glover, conductor
Mendelssohn: Elijah
Susanna Phillips, soprano
Elizabeth DeShong, mezzo-soprano
William Burden, tenor
Eric Owens, bass-baritone
7:30 p.m. Harris Theater

Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
Montgomery: Coincident Dances
Mozart: Rondo alla Turca
Seeman: Fayed to Blue
Kitchener: Pan in A-minor
Assad: Sin Fronteras
Smetana: Má vlast: “Vyšehrad” and “Vltava”
8 p.m. Wentz Concert Hall, Naperville

September 17

Music of the Baroque
Jane Glover, conductor
Mendelssohn: Elijah
Susanna Phillips, soprano
Elizabeth DeShong, mezzo-soprano
William Burden, tenor
Eric Owens, bass-baritone
7:30 p.m. North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Skokie

September 18

Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
Montgomery: Coincident Dances
Mozart: Rondo alla Turca
Seeman: Fayed to Blue
Kitchener: Pan in A-minor
Assad: Sin Fronteras
Smetana: Má vlast: “Vyšehrad” and “Vltava”
7:30 p.m. Symphony Center

September 22

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Symphony Ball
Rossini: Overture to William Tell
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5
Tchaikovsky: Suite from The Sleeping Beauty
7 p.m. Symphony Center

September 23

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Guck: Orphée et Eurydice
Dmitry Korchak, Andriana Chuchman, Lauren Snouffer; Harry Bickett, conductor
6:30 p.m. Civic Opera House

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter
Penderecki: The Awakening of Jacob
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Schumann: Symphony No. 2
8 p.m. Symphony Center

September 24

Rembrandt Chamber Musicians
Piazzolla: Five Tango Sensations
Schoenfield: Café Music
Arnold: Suite Bourgeoise
3 p.m. Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston

September 25

Rembrandt Chamber Musicians
Piazzolla: Five Tango Sensations
Schoenfield: Café Music
Arnold: Suite Bourgeoise
7:30 p.m. Driehaus Museum

September 26

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter
Penderecki: The Awakening of Jacob
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Schumann: Symphony No. 2
7:30 p.m. Symphony Center

September 27

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Guck: Orphée et Eurydice
Dmitry Korchak, Andriana Chuchman, Lauren Snouffer; Harry Bickett, conductor
7:30 p.m. Civic Opera House

September 28

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rossini Overture to William Tell
Ogonek: All These Lighted Things (world premiere)
Bruckner Symphony No. 4
8 p.m. Symphony Center

September 29

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rossini Overture to William Tell
Ogonek: All These Lighted Things (world premiere)
Bruckner Symphony No. 4
1:30 p.m. Symphony Center

September 30

Haymarket Opera
Marais:  Ariane et Bachus
Kristin Knutson, Scott Brunscheen, Ryan de Ryke,
David Govertsen, Erica Schuller
7:30 p.m. Studebaker Theater

October 1

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Rossini Overture to William Tell
Ogonek: All These Lighted Things (world premiere)
Bruckner Symphony No. 4
3 p.m. Symphony Center

Haymarket Opera
Marais:  Ariane et Bachus
Kristin Knutson, Scott Brunscheen, Ryan de Ryke,
David Govertsen, Erica Schuller
3 p.m. Studebaker Theater

October 3

Haymarket Opera
Marais:  Ariane et Bachus
Kristin Knutson, Scott Brunscheen, Ryan de Ryke,
David Govertsen, Erica Schuller
7:30 p.m. Studebaker Theater

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August 13

Thirsty Ears Street Festival
12 p.m.-6 p.m.
Wilson Avenue between Hermitage and Ravenswood

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
gpmf.org

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

August 31

Daniel Schlosberg, pianist
Inna Faliks, pianist
Mahler/Zemlinsky: Symphony No. 6
6 p.m. Ravinia/Bennett Gordon Hall

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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
gpmf.org

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
gpmf.org

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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