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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.

Performances ON SALE NOW:
Sep 20 - Symphony Ball
Sep 28 - Mariachi Vargas
Oct 14 - Ben-Hur
Oct 17 - Thile/Meyer
Oct 19 - Jarrett/Peacock/DeJohnette
Oct 25 - Hallowed Haunts
Oct 31 - Dr. Caligari
Nov 2 - China NCPA
Nov 29 - Vienna Boys Choir
Nov 29&30 - Pixar in Concert
Dec 2&3 - Chanticleer
Dec 7 - Sweet Honey in the Rock
Dec 13-23 - Welcome Yule
Dec 18 - CSO Brass

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