Blomstedt Conducts Dvořák 8
Mar 9 - Mar 12, 2023
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Overview

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).

Ticket holders are invited to a free preconcert conversation featuring Carl Grapentine in Orchestra Hall 75 minutes before the performance. The conversation will last approximately 30 minutes. No additional tickets required.

  • Venue
    Symphony Center
  • Price Range
    $49-$275
  • Length
    1 hour 50 minutes
  • Preconcert Conversation
    with Carl Grapentine
Schedule
Thursday, March 9, 2023
7:30 PM
Saturday, March 11, 2023
8:00 PM
Sunday, March 12, 2023
3:00 PM
Program
Dvořák

Cello Concerto

Dvořák

Symphony No. 8

Performers
Andrei Ioniţă
Cello
Sponsors

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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