CSO at Wheaton: Beethoven Emperor Concerto

Mar 8

7:30 PM

Beethoven, Dvořák

Friday, March 8, 2019

David Afkham makes his highly anticipated return to lead a program that pairs Beethoven’s noble Emperor Concerto with Dvořák’s dramatic Seventh Symphony. “Afkham rocked Orchestra Hall with an exciting debut. The audience was up on its feet in an instant, roaring for more” (Chicago Tribune).

Approximate concert duration: 108 minutes including intermission


Beethoven Coriolan Overture
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor)
Dvořák Symphony No. 7


Global Sponsor of the CSO

This performance is generously sponsored by the JCS Arts, Health and Education Fund of the DuPage Foundation. 

The CSO presents this concert in collaboration with Wheaton College and the Wheaton College Artist Series. Learn more at Wheaton.edu or Artistseries.org.

In partnership with: 

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