Gregory Porter & the CSO / Corporate Night 2018

Jun 11

7:30 PM

Monday, June 11, 2018

Two-time Grammy® Award-winning singer-songwriter Gregory Porter, praised for his “velvety, mighty baritone voice” (The Evening Standard), joins the Chicago Symphony Orchestra to perform songs from his newly released album Nat King Cole and Me, a heartfelt tribute to the legendary singer and pianist. Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, featuring pianist Marc-André Hamelin, and Bernstein’s Overture to Candide round out this program of great American music.

 

Interested in participating through your company? Corporate packages are available and include reception, dinner and concert tickets. Click here for additional information or call 312-294-3120.

The League of the CSOA invites you to celebrate Corporate Night 2018! This fundraising event starts with cocktails and a three-course dinner at Symphony Center. Immediately following dinner guests will receive premium seating at the exciting concert featuring the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Gregory Porter!

Event tickets are $325.

Evening’s Schedule 

  • 5:00 p.m. – Cocktails
  • 6:00 p.m. – Dinner
  • 7:30 p.m. – CSO & Gregory Porter

 

Please contact Kim Duffy with questions.

Approximate concert duration: 100 minutes with no intermission

Program

Speeches and Award Ceremony

Bernstein Overture to Candide
Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
Gregory Porter sings Nat King Cole and Me with the CSO