Glass & Rachmaninov

Nov 9 - Nov 11, 2023
Glass & Rachmaninov


Rachmaninov’s poignant Third Symphony evokes the Russia he left behind. Violinist Karen Gomyo, hailed by the Chicago Tribune as “a first-rate artist of real musical command, vitality and brilliance,” joins the CSO for Philip Glass’ Violin Concerto No. 1. From its exciting first movement to its thrilling finale, this is one of Glass’ most powerful and captivating concertos. Complementing these works is Sibelius’ atmospheric Pohjola’s Daughter.


Pohjola's Daughter


Violin Concerto No. 1


Symphony No. 3


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Explore the music in a free preconcert conversation with Stephen Alltop in Orchestra Hall 75 minutes before the performance. The talk will last approximately 30 minutes. No additional tickets are needed.


The appearance of John Storgårds is made possible by the Juli Plant Grainger Fund for Artistic Excellence.

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