Visiting Artists
Trifonov finishes his performance of a piano concerto in a performance with the the CSO.

Meet the guest artists and ensembles from all over the world that come to Chicago's own Symphony Center.

Guest Artists

Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Guest chorus director
Conductor
Mei-Ann Chen
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Mikko Franck
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Dana Hall
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Vladimir Jurowski
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Bernard Labadie
Conductor
Artistic director
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Guest chorus director
Vinay Parameswaran
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor, violin and viola
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Guest chorus director
Conductor
Conductor
The Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director, Joffrey Ballet
Conductor
Conductor
Conductor
Guest chorus director
Conductor
Tinkham, Allen
Music Director
Cello
Joshua Bell
Violin
Julia Fischer
Violin
Amanda Forsyth
Cello
Vadim Gluzman
Violin
Dave Holland
Bass
Andrei Ioniţă
Cello
Violin
Yasushi Nakamura
Bass
John Patitucci
Bass
Violin
Semi-finalist (junior division) of the 2022 Sphinx Competition
Julimar Gonzalez Leon
Violin
Anastasia Antropova
Alto Soloist
Countertenor
Vocalist
Mezzo-soprano
Vocals
Mezzo-soprano
Baritone
Soprano
Catherine Russell
Vocalist
Vocalist
Vocalist
Vocals and guitar
Cynthia Anderson
Soprano
Vivien Shotwell
Mezzo-Soprano
CCPA Conservatory and Alumni Choruses
Ensemble
CCPA Symphony Orchestra
Ensemble
Vocal ensemble
Civitas Ensemble
DePaul Jazz Workshop
DePaul Symphony Orchestra
Distant Worlds Philharmonic Orchestra & Chorus
Emerald Ensemble
International Contemporary Ensemble
Lincoln String Quartet
Pink Martini
Pressenda Trio
Puerto Rican Symphony Orchestra
Sequoia Quartet
Shinra Symphony Orchestra
The Voices of Midwest Young Artists Conservatory
Ensemble
Brubeck Brothers Quartet
Vocal ensemble
Danilo Pérez's Global Messengers
Emerson String Quartet
Jerusalem Quartet
Kodo
Vocal group
Masters of Percussion
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Maria Schneider Orchestra
Children of Light
Trio
Strauss Symphony of America
European Ballet Dancers
The U.S. Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus
CSO Brass Quintet
The Wabash Avenue Music Collective
Lincoln Ensemble
CYSO Symphony Orchestra
Saxophones
Julian Velasco
Saxophone
Clarinet
Trumpet
Trombone
Trumpet
Mary Elizabeth Bowden
Trumpet
Zakir Hussain
Percussion
“Weird Al” Yankovic
Vocals, guitar, accordion and violin
Vocals and percussion
Speaker
Adapter and storyteller
Brian Cheney
Visda Goudarzi
Assistant Professor of Audio Arts and Acoustics at Columbia College Chicago
Terri Hemmert
Classic Encounter Lecturer & Host
Stevi Marks
MYA choral director
Co-host and vocals
Billy Ocasio
CEO, National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture
Emo Phillips
Special Guest
Dawn Schuette
Partner at Threshold Acoustics
Yoko Shimomura
Composer
Matthew Stevens
guitar
Experimental Electronic Music Producer and Researcher
Naseer Shamma
Oud
Gregory Vajda
Monica Rebholz
Narrator
Vocals and accordion
Jerome Fifer
’53 – 2022 CYSO Alumni Award Winner
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