Simone Young Conducts Wagner & Brahms

Jun 6

8:00 PM

Liszt, Wagner, Brahms

Thursday, June 6, 2019

In her CSO debut, Australian conductor Simone Young, renowned for her interpretations of both opera and symphonic music, leads a radiantly romantic program that includes excerpts from the final opera of Wagner’s Ring Cycle and Schoenberg’s rich orchestration of one of Brahms’ greatest chamber music compositions.


Liszt Prometheus
Wagner Siegfried's Rhine Journey and Funeral March from Götterdämmerung
Brahms, orch. Schoenberg Piano Quartet No. 1


Preconcert conversation with Larry Rapchak
30 minute run-time

Thursday, June 6, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Friday, June 7, 12:15-12:45 Armour Stage
Saturday, June 8, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Tuesday, June 11, 6:15-6:45 Armour Stage

Additional Dates for this Program


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This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.