Thursday, December 13, 2018
Michael Tilson Thomas returns to conduct seminal Russian works including Tchaikovsky’s profound and beloved Sixth Symphony. Nicola Benedetti brings her “pure and gleaming,” (The New York Times) sound to Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto.
Stravinsky Concerto in D for String OrchestraProkofiev Violin Concerto No. 2Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 (Pathétique)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas conductorNicola Benedetti violin
Preconcert conversation with Daniel Schlosberg30 minute run-time
Thursday, December 13, 6:45-7:15 Grainger BallroomFriday, December 14, 12:15-12:45 Armour StageSaturday, December 15, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
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Nicola Benedetti is the Nuveen Emerging Artist.
The appearance of Nicola Benedetti is made possible by the Juli Plant Grainger Fund for Excellence.
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.