Thursday, April 25, 2019
Mahler’s transcendent First Symphony set the stage for the modern symphony. Hear this groundbreaking composition performed by "one of the world's great Mahler orchestras" (Chicago Tribune). Gautier Capuçon, a performer with “virtuosity to burn” (Chicago Tribune), returns for Elgar’s sweeping final work, the much-loved Cello Concerto.
Elgar Cello ConcertoMahler Symphony No. 1
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Nikolaj Znaider conductorGautier Capuçon cello
Preconcert conversation with Steven Rings30 minute run-time
Thursday, April 25, 6:45-7:15 Grainger BallroomFriday, April, 26, 6:45-7:15 Armour StageSaturday, April 27, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Global Sponsor of the CSO
Official Airline of the CSO
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.