School Concerts

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Teachers and Administrators

To request tickets for all CSO Education Concerts, please download, print and mail, email or fax our 2014/15 Ticket Order Form.

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Designed for students grades K-3 and students of all ages with special needs, School Concerts introduce students to the symphony orchestra and the magical world of music.

School Concerts
 
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Downtown Sounds
Nov
22
  • 10:15 AM & 12:00 PM
 

Program to include:

Strauss 
Prelude to Also sprach Zarathustra
Gershwin 
Excerpts fromAn American in Paris
Ibert 
Le Métro from Suite symphonique (Paris)
Smetana 
The Moldau from Má vlast
Traditional/Arr. Nie 
Dance of the Golden Snake
Márquez 
Danzón No. 2
Respighi 
Triton Fountain and Trevi Fountain from Fountains of Rome
Carpenter 
Lake from Adventures in a Perambulator
Tchaikovsky 
1812, Overture solonelle


Performers

Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Scott Speck
 conductor
Geoffrey Baer
 cohost

 

What does your neighborhood or town sound like? Many composers have written music about their favorite places, using melodies and rhythms to portray city streets and bustling neighborhoods. Be transported around the city without leaving Orchestra Hall in this program featuring music by Bernstein and Copland.

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Carnival of Animals
Mar
20
  • 10:15 AM & 12:00 PM
 

Program to include:

Mozart 
Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
Stravinsky 
Dance of the Firebird from The Firebird (1919)
Bartók 
Excerpts from Romanian Folk Dances
Saint-Saëns 
Carnival of the Animals


Performers

Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Vladimir Kulenovic
 conductor

 

What instruments would you choose to create the sound of a massive elephant lumbering across the Sahara, an elegant swan or a school of fish swimming with the current? Discover how members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra can conjure a zoo full of characters in this concert featuring Saint-Saëns’ popular Carnival of the Animals.

 
 


School Concerts
 
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Tchaikovsky Spectacular
May
1
  • 10:15 AM & 12:00 PM