Performances

Grant Park Music Festival closes in heavenly style with Berlioz’s “Damnation of Faust”

Friday night at the Grant Park Music Festival offered one of …

Aug 20, 2016
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Tetzlaff and Kalmar bring quirky engagement to Mendelssohn, Schubert

The afternoon rain abated and the sun peaked out right on …

Aug 18, 2016
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Gerstein brings fire and poetry to a Tchaikovsky warhorse in fresh armor

As patrons congregated at Millennium Park Friday evening for the Grant …

Aug 13, 2016
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Kalmar, Grant Park Orchestra deliver rare gold with two American symphonies

Few American works capture the spirit of their times more economically …

Aug 11, 2016
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Kalmar leads Grant Park forces in engaging premiere, majestic Mozart

The final weeks of this summer’s Grant Park Music Festival are …

Aug 06, 2016
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Hough provides the highlights in varied Grant Park program

The last couple weeks of Grant Park Orchestra programs contained more …

Aug 04, 2016
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Ryan Center artists shine brightly in Floyd’s dark “Of Mice and Men”

It was the belated Chicago premiere of Carlisle Floyd’s Susannah in …

Jul 28, 2016
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Bell, Grant Park Chorus serve up a varied, delightful Shakespeare tribute

It’s been a brutal weekend for weather but a great one …

Jul 25, 2016
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Levine creates a Mahlerian storm in triumphant return to Ravinia

As if the return of James Levine to Ravinia after 22 …

Jul 24, 2016
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Alsop’s crossover program offers mixed rewards at Grant Park

Conductor Marin Alsop continued her weeklong residency at the Grant Park …

Jul 23, 2016
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