Performances

A pianist’s poetic debut and an American symphony revived at the Grant Park Music Festival

Heading into the homestretch of the Grant Park Music Festival’s season, …

Aug 09, 2018
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Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus go deep, soar high with Haydn, Debussy

The two main compositions presented by the Grant Park Orchestra Friday …

Aug 04, 2018
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Kalmar, Grant Park Orchestra provide stellar advocacy in a basically Bardic program

For those who like their Shakespeare in non-Shakespearean proportions, Wednesday night’s …

Aug 02, 2018
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Alsop, Szot and colleagues make a theatrical happening out of Bernstein’s problematic “MASS”

Say what you will, the performance of Leonard Bernstein’s MASS Saturday …

Jul 29, 2018
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Danzmayr makes admirable podium debut with Grant Park Orchestra

David Danzmayr was music director of the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra from …

Jul 28, 2018
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New returns to lead Grant Park Orchestra in compelling Sibelius

Gemma New is one of those musicians who seem to thrive …

Jul 26, 2018
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Conductor Stenz makes auspicious Grant Park debut on a rainy night

The weather gods may not have cooperated for half of Friday …

Jul 21, 2018
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Grant Park Chorus brings fluency and fervor to wide-ranging program

The three B’s were highlights of the Grant Park Chorus concert …

Jul 20, 2018
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After a long absence, Dudamel and CSO strike sparks in Beethoven

The ongoing celebration of Leonard Bernstein’s centennial is the dominant leitmotif …

Jul 19, 2018
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Cox leads Grant Park Orchestra in lighter works by Beethoven, Haydn

The Grant Park Orchestra experience often includes generous doses of the …

Jul 19, 2018
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