Hilary Hahn, Dvořák Violin Concerto & Tchaikovsky 5
Dec 9 - Dec 11, 2021
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Hilary Hahn, Dvořák Violin Concerto & Tchaikovsky 5


Intrepid superstar and CSO Artist-in-Residence Hilary Hahn returns to perform Dvořák’s Violin Concerto, a work laced with the vibrant colors and dance rhythms of the composer’s native Bohemia, which was given its U.S. premiere by the Orchestra in 1891. Andrés Orozco-Estrada leads a world premiere by Gabriela Lena Frank, named by the Washington Post as one of the 35 most significant female composers in history, and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony, a work that embodies the struggle of triumph over adversity.

All ticket holders are invited to a free 30-minute Preconcert Conversation on the Armour Stage, which will start 75 minutes before the scheduled performance time.

  • Venue
    Symphony Center
  • Price Range
  • Length
    2 hours 10 minutes
  • Preconcert Conversation
    with Stephen Yaness
  • Program Book
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Thursday, December 9, 2021
7:30 PM
Friday, December 10, 2021
8:00 PM
Saturday, December 11, 2021
8:00 PM

Haillí-Serenata [World Premiere, CSO Commission]


Violin Concerto


Symphony No. 5

CSO Artist-in-Residence, violin

The Artist in Residence at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is made possible through a generous gift from James and Brenda Grusecki.

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