YOUTH CONCERTS & SPECIALS

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Designed for students in grades 4–8 and students of all ages with special needs, Youth Concerts and Specials develop an increased understanding of and appreciation for symphonic music.

Hallowed Haunts
 
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Oct
28
  • 10:15 AM & 12 PM
 

Program

Bach (arr. Stokowski) 
Toccata from Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565
Stravinsky 
Infernal Dance of King Kastchei from The Firebird
Falla 
Ritual Fire Dance from El amor brujo
Revueltas 
Noche de los Mayas from La noche de los Mayas
Traditional (arr. Pichardo) 
Higinia
Traditional 
La Muerte
Moncayo 
Huapango
Bach 
Allegro from Brandenburg Concerto No. 3


Performers

Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Brandon Keith Brown
 conductor
Sones De México Ensemble
 guest artists

We invite trick-or-treaters of all ages to a musical celebration of two hauntingly delightful October traditions—Halloween and Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The Civic Orchestra of Chicago, along with special guests Sones de México, take the whole family on a fun journey from spooky tunes to festive Mexican music.

 
 


Youth Concerts
 
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May
7-8
  • 10:15 AM & 12 PM
 

Program

Britten 
March from Matinées musicales, Op. 24
Britten 
Storm from Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a
Britten / Matthews 
Movements for a Clarinet Concerto
Prokofiev 
Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet
Shostakovich 
Symphony No. 9 in E-flat Major, Op. 70, Mvt. 1
Shostakovich 
Chamber Symphony for Strings in C Minor, Op. 110a, Mvt. 2
Shostakovich 
Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47, Mvt. 4


Performers

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Edwin Outwater
 
conductor
Torin Bakke
 
clarinet

Through thrilling sonic experiences, the Youth Concerts are designed to develop an increased understanding of and appreciation for symphonic music and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Featured on this program is the winner of the 2013 Crain-Maling Foundation Chicago Symphony Orchestra Youth Auditions.