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MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 8:00
COLNOT CONDUCTS
SHOSTAKOVICH
Cliff Colnot
conductor
Shostakovich
October
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 15
Principal Conductor Cliff Colnot leads a
powerful opening to Civic’s 95th season.
The program features two works from Dmitri
Shostakovich’s later years: the symphonic
poem October, one of his rarely performed
orchestral works, and the Fifteenth, his final
symphonic masterpiece.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 8:00
BEETHOVEN 3
Rei Hotoda
conductor
Britten
Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Beethoven
Symphony No. 3 (Eroica)
Rei Hotoda, whose “conducting is a well-
balanced mixture of freedom and control,”
(Columbus Dispatch), leads Civic in Four
Sea Interludes, celebrating the centennial of
Britten’s birth. Beethoven’s Eroica, regarded as
a turning point in music history, is known for
its groundbreaking portrayal of death, rebirth,
strife and resistance.
MONDAY, APRIL 7, 8:00
STRAUSS DON QUIXOTE
Carlos Miguel Prieto
conductor
Yo-Yo Ma
cello
Program to include:
Strauss
Don Quixote
Yo-Yo Ma, world-renowned cellist, joins Civic
for an exciting collaboration on Strauss’
delightful score depicting the misadventures
of the Man of La Mancha, led by Carlos
Miguel Prieto. This is sure to be a memorable
culmination of Civic’s season-long project with
Mr. Ma.
MONDAY, MAY 19, 8:00
OPERATIC MASTERWORKS
Michael Christie
conductor
Members of the Patrick G. and Shirley W.
 Ryan Opera Center
Minnesota Opera Music Director Michael
Christie leads musicians from the Civic
Orchestra and members of the Ryan Opera
Center at Lyric Opera of Chicago—Chicago’s
premiere pre-professional training programs—
in selections from operatic masterpieces.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 3:00
HALLOWED HAUNTS
Brandon Keith Brown
conductor
Tickets for Hallowed Haunts are $10–$60.
Call 312-294-3000 or visit cso.org to order.
SAVE THE DATE!
SATURDAY, MARCH 29
CIVIC @ 95
Join us for a special celebration of Civic’s
95th season! Tickets will be available in Fall
2013. Visit cso.org/civic for updates.
C I V I C AT SYMPHONY CENTER
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