Muti Conducts Sheherazade
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Riccardo Muti leads two of Mozart's most popular works, followed by Rimsky-Korsakov's mesmerizing tone poem inspired by The Arabian Nights. Experience an evening of dramatic masterpieces, filled with vivid orchestral color and memorable themes that highlight Maestro Muti’s assertion that "the essence of our spirit is melody."
Approximate concert duration: 119 minutes including intermission
Mozart Overture to Don Giovanni
Mozart Symphony No. 40
PRECONCERT CONVERSATION — Note New Time
Preconcert conversation with Carl Grapentine
30 minute run-time
Thursday, September 27, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Friday, September 28, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Saturday, September 29, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Additional Dates for this Program
Global Sponsor of the CSO
Official Airline of the CSO
These performances are made possible by the Juli Plant Grainger Fund for Artistic Excellence.
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.