July 2016 programs on The Chicago Symphony

July 2016 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

Emmanuel Ax plays Mozart with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (July 14)

Join the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, this month, to hear a range of music including Tchaikovsky's Pathetique, Beethoven's Eroica Symphony, and Britten's Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

7/7        Clyne: Masquerade Barber: Second Essay for Orchestra Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue Dvořák: Symphony No. 7 Britten: Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra Williams: Excerpts from soundtrack to Lincoln (Jon Kimura Parker, p; Marin Alsop, Charles Dutoit and John Williams, cond)

7/14      Ives: Symphony No. 2 Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks Mozart: Concerto for Two Pianos (Richard Goode, Emanuel Ax, Benjamin Hochman, Orli Shaham, and Orion Weiss, p; Sir Mark Elder and David Robertson, cond)

7/21      Berlioz: Les franc-juges Overture Clyne: The Seamstress Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, Eroica Haydn: Piano Concert ((Jennifer Koh, v; Marc-André Hamelin, p; Ludovic Morlot and Bernard Labadie, cond)

7/28      Scriabin: Symphony No. 2 Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6, Pathétique Prokofiev: Montagues and Capulets from Romeo and Juliet (Riccardo Muti, cond)