Thursday, April 4, 2019
Czech conductor Jakub Hrůša returns after an acclaimed 2017 debut that the Chicago Tribune called “blazing with drama and patriotic fervor.” Hear him lead Shostakovich’s spirited Ninth Symphony. Lisa Batiashvili, praised for her “pure, gorgeous tone and fabulous technique” (The New York Times), performs Dvořák’s lyrical Violin Concerto.
Borodin Symphony No. 2Dvořák Violin ConcertoShostakovich Symphony No. 9
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Jakub Hrůša conductorLisa Batiashvili violin
Preconcert conversation with Stephen Alltop30 minute run-time
Thursday, April 4, 6:45-7:15 Grainger BallroomFriday, April, 5, 12:15-12:45 Armour StageSaturday, April 6, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
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This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.