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Thursday, 8:00
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Friday, 8:00
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Saturday, 8:00
Labadie Conducts Beethoven
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Bernard Labadie conductor
Marc-André Hamelin piano
Rigel
Symphony No. 4
Haydn
Piano Concerto No. 11 in D Major
Kraus
Sinfonia in E Minor
Beethoven
Symphony No. 1
Brilliant Canadian pianist Marc-André Hamelin plays Haydn’s
lively and witty Piano Concerto in D Major. “The exuberance
with which he plunged into the classical repertory evoked
something ebullient, delightful and filled with breathtaking
energy” (The Washington Post ). Internationally acclaimed
for his interpretations of eighteenth century music, Bernard
Labadie conducts the First Symphony by Haydn’s greatest
pupil, Beethoven.
10
Saturday, 11:00
a.m.
& 12:45
p.m.
CSO Family
Matinees
Adventures with Aladdin
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Edwin Outwater conductor
LOOKINGGLASS THEATRE COMPANY guest artists
Rimsky-Korsakov
Selections from Sheherazade
Beautiful princesses, wicked kings and magical genies—
encounter these and more as the CSO and Lookingglass
Theatre Company take you on an adventurous musical voyage
through the captivating storytelling of Sheherazade. Featuring
Rimsky-Korsakov’s dazzling music inspired by Arabian Nights,
this concert will whisk you away to the far-off settings of these
enchanting Middle Eastern tales.
Recommended for ages 5 and up.
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Sunday, 3:00
SCP Schubert Song Series
Susanna Phillips AND Eric Owens
John Bruce Yeh clarinet
Daniel Gingrich horn
myra huang piano
Program to include:
Schubert
Der Hirt auf dem Felsen
Schubert
Auf dem Strom
Two of today’s most sought-after singers, Susanna Phillips and
Eric Owens team up for a recital of Schubert’s most treasured
songs. Recipient of the Metropolitan Opera’s 2010 Beverly Sills
Award, Susanna Phillips frequently appears at Lyric Opera of
Chicago and was noted for her “melting lyricism” (Chicago
Tribune) in a 2012 appearance with the CSO at Ravinia.
American bass-baritone Eric Owens “speaks to you even
in his silences…and shakes you when he sings” (Chicago
Sun-Times).
Bernard Labadie
Marc-André Hamelin
Susanna Phillips
Eric Owens
The CSO Family Matinee
series is sponsored by:
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