November 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

November 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

The Mayan ruins, inspiration for Revueltas' La Noche de los Mayas


On November 21st the Chicago Symphony takes a musical world tour from Panambi Argentena, to Egypt, to the Mayas of South America and the mighty Mississippi.  Travel with them.

11/7      Elgar:  Cockaigne Overture Barber: Violin Concerto, Op. 14 Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10 Bach: Passacaglia and Fugue (Robert Chen, v; CSO Brass; Vasily Petrenko, cond)

11/14    Wagner: Siegfried’s Rhine Journey and Funeral March from Götterdämmerung Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 Bruckner: Symphony No. 1 (Rudolf Buchbinder, p; Riccardo Muti, cond)

11/21    Ginastera:  Suite from Panambí Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian Revueltas: La Noche de los Mayas Grofe: Mississippi Suite, Mardi Gras Price: Mississippi River (Jean-Yves Thibaudet, p; Miguel Carlos Prieto and Mei-Ann Chen, cond)

11/28    Haydn: Symphony No. 101, The Clock Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello Brahms: Symphony No. 1 (Renaud Capuçon, v; Gautier Capuçon, c; Bernard Haitink, cond)