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April 17, 2014


CHICAGO—Conductor Bernard Labadie, a renowned Baroque and Classical specialist and Music Director of both Les Violons du Roy and La Chapelle de Québec, leads the CSO in a program of Classical-era works that includes two pieces never before performed by the CSO: Joseph Martin Kraus’s Sinfonia in E Minor and Henri-Joseph Rigel’s Symphony No. 4. Canadian pianist Marc-André Hamelin returns to the CSO for the first time since his 2012 debut for a performance of Haydn’s Piano Concerto No. 11—perhaps