Tilson Thomas Conducts Tchaikovsky 6

Dec 13

8:00 PM

Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky

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.

Program

Stravinsky Concerto in D for String Orchestra
Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 (Pathétique)

PRECONCERT CONVERSATION — Note New Time

Preconcert conversation with Daniel Schlosberg
30 minute run-time

Thursday, December 13, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Friday, December 14, 12:15-12:45 Armour Stage
Saturday, December 15, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom

Additional Dates for this Program

Sponsors

Global Sponsor of the CSO

Official Airline of the CSO

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.