Dvorák's New World Symphony
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Dvorák’s New World Symphony is among the most recognizable and well-loved orchestral works ever written, its passion and fire balanced with moving serenity. Hear the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform this gorgeous masterpiece on the concert lawn at The Morton Arboretum, preceded by Brahms’ exhilarating Hungarian Dances and Bruch’s rapturous First Violin Concerto, played by hypnotic violinist Elena Urioste.
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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra proudly partners with The Morton Arboretum to present an evening of favorite classics for the whole family on the concert lawn. Tickets are now on sale. All tickets will be available for sale at cso.org or by calling Patron Services at 312-294-3000. Stay tuned for more concert details!
The Morton Arboretum is located at 4100 Lincoln Avenue in Lisle, just west of Interstate 355 and north of I-88 on Illinois Route 53 (sometimes known as Lincoln Highway). Directions to the Morton Arboretum can be found here.
Please note that patrons will not be allowed to bring liquor onto the premise but it will be available for sale at concessions. All patrons may bring in food and non-alcoholic beverages. This is a ticketed outdoor concert event.
Here is some additional information so you can Plan Your Experience.
Brahms Hungarian Dances Nos. 17-21
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1
Dvořák Symphony No. 9 (From the New World)