Civic Orchestra: Mahler 6

Oct 23

8:00 PM

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

CSO Sir Georg Solti Conducting Apprentice Erina Yashima returns to the podium to lead Mahler's monumental Sixth Symphony, characterized by its epic scale and autobiographical motifs. Former Mead Composer-in-Residence Elizabeth Ogonek's springy, percussive work was premiered by the CSO under the direction of Maestro Muti in 2017.

Approximate concert duration: 121 minutes including intermission


Ogonek All These Lighted Things
Mahler Symphony No. 6


Preconcert conversation with Johann Buis
30 minute run-time

6:30-7:00 Grainger Ballroom


The 2018/19 Civic Orchestra of Chicago season is generously sponsored by The Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation.

Additional sponsorship support for this performance is provided by the Julian Family Foundation.

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