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Afterwork Masterworks
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Beyond the Score
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CSO at the Movies .....................................................................
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CSO Family Matinees / Once Upon a Symphony
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Symphony Ball..................................................................................
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Citizen Musician...............................................................................
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Symphony Center Presents
Chamber Music..........................................................................
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Orchestra ..................................................................................
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Piano........................................................................................
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Schubert Songs..........................................................................
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MusicNOW................................................................................
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Special Concerts...............................................................................
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How to Renew Guide...........................................................
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CSO Media......................................................................
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C H I C A G O
SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA
RICCARDO
MUTI
Music Director
2013/14
Season
SYMPHONY
C E N T E R
PRESENTS
R I CCARDO MUT I
Music Director
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WHAT OUR AUDIENCES ARE SAYING:
WORLD’S BEST. CHICAGO’S OWN.
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c s o . o r g
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THANK YOU SUBSCRIBERS!
Celebrating the music and drama of Giuseppe
Verdi with Riccardo Muti and the CSO.
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Riccardo Muti and the CSO lead a journey of
discovery through the works of this entrancing
symphonist and master of song.
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Jaap van Zweden explores stirring masterworks from
the 1930s and ’40s by Prokofiev, Shostakovich and
Britten.
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VERDI’S
200th BIRTHDAY
THE COMPLETE GENIUS
OF SCHUBERT
TRUTH TO POWER:
Music of Hope and Triumph
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