Pink Martini

Mar 16

8:00 PM

with singer China Forbes & special guest Ikram Goldman

Friday, March 16, 2018

With repertoire that spans the globe and an irresistible, chic musical flair, Pink Martini returns to Symphony Center for a dazzling tour through classical, jazz and golden-era pop music. Lighthearted yet refined, the self-proclaimed “little orchestra” performs sultry originals and sophisticated interpretations of greatest hits. “The songs swoosh past like fabulous gowns at a vintage fashion parade” (The Telegraph).

Approximate concert duration: 130 minutes including intermission


To get a sense of what a Pink Martini performance might be like if you’ve never seen the band in action, simply refer to this statement by the group’s founder and vibe-setting pianist Thomas Lauderdale: “The goal of any of our concerts is to make sure there’s a conga line by the end. ... It’s part circus and community sing-along.” Read more at CSO Sounds & Stories