School Concert: In Pursuit of Dreams
Feb 10, 2023
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School Concerts

Overview

Where does one find inspiration? How do you set out in pursuit of your dreams and overcome the obstacles in your path? This program, led by guest conductor Tania Miller and with a special guest appearance by CSO Mead Composer-in-Residence Jessie Montgomery, takes listeners on a journey and shows that although life has many challenges, we all have the potential to find our own way.

Free tickets and transportation are provided to CPS schools attending CSO for Kids School Concerts and Once Upon a Symphony. For more information and to learn about our COVID-19 protocols, visit the FAQ page.

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  • Price Range
    $5-$11
Schedule
Friday, February 10, 2023
10:15 AM
Friday, February 10, 2023
12:00 PM
Program
Selections from:
Montgomery

Rhapsody No. 1 for Solo Violin

Montgomery

Strum

Dvořák

Symphony No. 9 (From the New World)

Gershwin

An American in Paris

Montgomery

Records of a Vanishing City

Oesterle

Home from New World

Price

Symphony No. 3

Williams

Main Title from Star Wars

Montgomery

Banner

Copland

Suite from Appalachian Spring

Performers
Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Mead Composer-in-Residence
Violin
Semi-finalist (junior division) of the 2022 Sphinx Competition
Sponsors

Support for Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association programming for children and families is provided by Abbott Fund, Archer Daniels Midland Company, John D. and Leslie Henner Burns, John Hart and Carol Prins, Kinder Morgan, PNC, Megan and Steve Shebik, Michael and Linda Simon, the Walter and Caroline Sueske Charitable Trust and an anonymous family foundation.


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