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March 31, 2014

LEONARD SLATKIN CONDUCTS CSO IN PROGRAM OF AMERICAN WORKS

CHICAGO—The Chicago Symphony Orchestra performs four concerts in April with guest conductor Leonard Slatkin and violin soloist Anne Akiko Meyers, in her CSO debut, on Thursday, April 17 and Saturday, April 19 at 8 p.m., on Friday, April 18,  at 1:30 p.m. and on Tuesday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. Slatkin returns to the CSO for the first time since 2011 to conduct a program of American works, including the Overture to The School for Scandal, Samuel Barber’s first composition for full orchestra; Sympho