Beethoven Emperor Concerto
Thursday, March 7, 2019
David Afkham makes his highly anticipated return to conduct the CSO in Beethoven’s noble Emperor Concerto and Dvořák’s dramatic Seventh Symphony. “Afkham rocked Orchestra Hall with an exciting debut. The audience was up on its feet in an instant, roaring for more” (Chicago Tribune).
Approximate concert duration: 108 minutes including intermission
Beethoven Coriolan Overture
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor)
Dvořák Symphony No. 7
Preconcert conversation with Larry Rapchak
30 minute run-time
Thursday, March 7, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Saturday, March 9, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Sunday, March 10, 1:45-2:15 Armour Stage
Additional Dates for this Program
Global Sponsor of the CSO
Official Airline of the CSO
The appearance of Nicholas Angelich is made possible by The Grainger Fund for Excellence.
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.