CSO Youth Concerts: Sounds of Conflict, Sounds of Peace

Mar 14

10:15 AM

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Where do we turn when conflict and division shake our classroom, our community, and our country? These special concerts examine how music can inspire dialogue, empathy and support a rising chorus of hope that cements our commitment to living in harmony with others.

Download the Sounds of Conflict, Sounds of Peace Teachers Guide (pdf)


Program to include selections from:
Bernstein Rumble from West Side Story
Shostakovich Symphony No. 10
Estacio Victims of Us All
Parry For Heart, Breath, and Orchestra
Korngold Violin Concerto in D Major
Copland Lincoln Portrait


Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Edwin Outwater conductor
Maya Anjali Buchanan violin*
Michael Byrd narrator

*Winner of the 2017 Crain-Maling Foundation Young Artists Competition

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