Blomstedt Conducts Dvořák 8
Mar 9 - Mar 12, 2023
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Eminent Swedish American conductor Herbert Blomstedt leads two Dvořák landmarks — the restless, bucolic Eighth Symphony and the impassioned Cello Concerto — each imbued with the composer’s hallmark warmth and Bohemian charm. Joining the CSO is the young Romanian Andrei Ioniţă, “one of the most exciting cellists to have emerged for a decade” (The Times of London).

Explore the music in the free preconcert conversation featuring Carl Grapentine in Orchestra Hall 75 minutes before the performance. The conversation will last approximately 30 minutes. No additional tickets are needed.

  • Venue
    Symphony Center
  • Price Range
  • Length
    1 hour 50 minutes
  • Preconcert Conversation
    with Carl Grapentine
Thursday, March 9, 2023
7:30 PM
Saturday, March 11, 2023
8:00 PM
Sunday, March 12, 2023
3:00 PM

Cello Concerto


Symphony No. 8

Andrei Ioniţă

The appearance of Andrei Ioniţă is made possible by the Grainger Fund for Excellence.

This concert is supported in part by a generous grant from the E. Nakamichi Foundation.

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