June 2012 programs on The Chicago Symphony

June 2012 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

Marc-André Hamelin plays Shostakovich on June 7th



During June the Chicago Symphony Orchestra presents some great Russian favorites and much more.

6/7        Mussorgsky:   Dawn on the Moscow River and Dance of the Persian Maidens from Khovanshchina  Shostakovich:   Piano Concerto No. 1 Rachmaninov:  Symphony No. 3 Shostakovich:   Symphony No. 1 (Christopher Martin, tr; Marc-André Hamelin, p; Andrey Boreyko, cond)

6/14      Schoenberg:  Pierrot Lunaire Stravinsky: The Soldier's Tale Stravinsky: Four Studies for Orchestra (Keira Duffy, s; Pierre-Laurent Aimard, p; Mathieu Dufour, f; Robert Chen, v; J. Lawrie Bloom, cl; John Sharp, cl; Gerard McBurney, Creative Dir; John Lithgow, narr; Pierre Boulez, cond) 

6/21      Stravinsky: String Concerto Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 18, Adagio and Fugue, Piano Concerto No. 9, Jeunehomme, Piano Concerto No. 11 (Mitsuko Uchida, p and cond)

6/28      Haydn: Symphony No. 85, La Reine Strauss: Don Quixote Rachmaninov:  Piano Concerto No. 3 (John Sharp, c; Charles Pikler, vla; Nikolai Lugansky, p; Charles Dutoit, cond)