July 29

Wed Jul 14, 2021 at 11:29 am

By Lawrence A. Johnson

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor and violinist
Mozart: Adagio for violin, K.261
Mozart: Rondo for violin, K.373
Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
8 p.m. Ravinia, Highland Park
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July 30

Livestream only
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Haydn: Symphony No. 8 “Le soir”
Shaw: Entr’acte
Shchedrin: Carmen Suite
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

July 31

Livestream only
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Haydn: Symphony No. 8 “Le soir”
Shaw: Entr’acte
Shchedrin: Carmen Suite
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 3

Rush Hour Concerts
Kontras Quartet
Alvarez: Metra Chabacano
Giddens/Garchik: At the Purchaser’s Options with variations
Dvorak: String Quartet No. 10
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral

Ravinia Festival
Apollo’s Fire
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
“Summer Nights in Venice”
7:30 p.m. Ravinia
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August 4

Grant Park Chorus
Christopher Bell, conductor
“From Ireland with Love”
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 5

Ravinia Festival
Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano
Kevin Murphy, pianist
Haydn: Arianna a Naxos
Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer
Korngold: Songs of Farewell
7:30 p.m. Ravinia
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August 6

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violinist
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 “Winter Dreams”
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
James Conlon, conductor
William Hagen, violinist
Mozart: Overture to La Clemenza di Tito
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5
Mozart: Symphony No. 41
8 p.m. Ravinia
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August 7

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violinist
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 “Winter Dreams”
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Teddy Abrams, conductor
“Unboxing Bernstein: A Live Revue”
8 p.m. Ravinia
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August 8

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Yue Bao, conductor
Stella Chen, violinist
Matthew Lipman, violist
Chen Yi: Duo Ye No 1
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante
Tchaikovsky: Suite No.. 4 “Mozartiana”
5 p.m. Ravinia
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August 10

Avalon String Quartet
Magniere: Bagatelle No. 5
Beethoven: Quartet in A major, Op. 18, no.5
Sowerby: Serenade in G major
5:45 p.m. St. James Cathedral

August 11

Grant Park Orchestra
Norman Huynh, conductor
Ashley Kim & Colin Song, pianists
Offenbach: Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld
Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals
Grieg: Suite from Peer Gynt
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 12

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Michael Stern, conductor
Joshua Bell, violinist
Larisa Martinez, soprano
“Voice and the Violin”
8 p.m. Ravinia
ravinia.org

August 13

Grant Park Orchestra
Lawrence Loh, conductor
“Classic Broadway”
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Michael Stern, conductor
Joshua Bell, violinist
Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Beethoven: Violin Concerto
8 p.m. Ravinia
ravinia.org

August 14

ACM
Thirsty Ears Festival
2 p.m.-10 p.m. 1758 W. Wilson

Grant Park Orchestra
Lawrence Loh, conductor
“Classic Broadway”
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 15

ACM
Thirsty Ears Festival
2 p.m.-10 p.m. 1758 W. Wilson

Ravinia Festival
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
George Stelluto, conductor
Joshua Bell, violinist
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture
5 p.m. Ravinia
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August 17

Rush Hour Concerts
Grant Park Orchestra members
Russell: Linea Nigra
Mendelssohn: Octet
5:45 p.m. St, James Cathedral

August 18

Grant Park Orchestra
Grant Park Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Mendelssohn: Sinfonia No. 8
Schubert: Mass in G major
Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 20

Grant Park Orchestra
Grant Park Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violinist
Frank: Elegia Andina
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3
Handel: Dettingen Te Deum
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 21

Grant Park Orchestra
Grant Park Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violinist
Frank: Elegia Andina
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3
Handel: Dettingen Te Deum
6:30 p.m. Pritzker Pavilion
grantparkmusicfestival.com

August 31

Ravinia Festival
Davóne Tines, bass-baritone
Adam Nielsen, pianist
“Recital No. 1: Mass”
7:30 p.m. Ravinia
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