Opening Grant Park Orchestra concert cancelled

Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 5:58 pm

By Lawrence A. Johnson

Tonight’s opening concert of the Grant Park Music Festival has been cancelled.

The festival announced shortly before 6 p.m. that because of severe weather conditions the City of Chicago has cancelled all outdoor events in Millennium Park, including the opening night program featuring conductor Carlos Kalmar and the Grant Park Orchestra.

The next scheduled program for the Grant Park Music Festival will take place Friday night.

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2 Responses to “Opening Grant Park Orchestra concert cancelled”

  1. Posted Jun 13, 2013 at 10:21 am by David Tenorio

    Will the Opening Night of( Mozart and Tchaikovsky ) cancelled Wedneday, June 12th.,2013 due to the weather, be rescheduled for Friday, June 14 th.,2013 or will Alexander Nevsky perform at 6:30 pm. on June 14th.,2013 ?

  2. Posted Jun 13, 2013 at 10:34 am by Lawrence A. Johnson

    On the Grant Park Music Festival’s tight schedule, there’s no time or opportunity to resked. The Barber-Copland-Prokofiev weekend program will go on as scheduled.

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