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Passacaglia and Fugue, Bach

Available on CSO Resound: CSO Brass Live
Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass

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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass

3:00 PM
Symphony Center Presents Special Concert
Thursday, December 19, 2013

The incomparable CSO Brass possess an impressive combination of power, versatility and delicacy. The acclaimed recording of their 2010 program, released on CSO Resound, was praised for its “consummate musicianship, revelatory sound and well-chosen music, idiomatically arranged” ( Witness our world-famous brass choir in a program of traditional favorites and symphonic masterworks arranged for brass ensemble.

This concert is presented in collaboration with the Midwest Clinic, an international band and orchestra conference.

Stage seats are now on sale for this concert

Members of the CSO Brass will be available for an informal meet and greet in the first floor Rotunda after their performance on Thursday December 19.


  • Copland Fanfare for the Common Man
  • Gabrieli Canzon septimi toni à 8 (No. 2)
  • Bruckner (arr. Kreines) Ave Maria
  • Turner The Labyrinth
  • Bulla Images for Brass (Uncommon Valor)
  • Lauridsen O magnum mysterium
  • Premru Five Movements from Divertimento
  • Bates 2112, Chicago from Alternative Energy
  • Terracini Gegensätze

All 2014/15 Single Tickets and CYO Packages will be on sale August 8, 2014.

Selected performances will be on sale July 2014. Details to be announced.

In the meantime, 2014/15 single tickets can be purchased online by adding a subscription package to your cart, which will activate next season's single ticket purchase options at special subscriber prices. You MUST have a 2014/15 subscription package in your cart or pricing will not be adjusted.

Current subscribers please call 312-294-3000 to purchase add-on single tickets by phone.