Events around Symphony Center

John Williams Returns!
Music

John Williams Returns!

Thursday 8:00pm (26 April)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago

MusicNOW: Esa-Pekka Salonen Conducts
Art

MusicNOW: Esa-Pekka Salonen Conducts

Monday 7:00pm (21 May)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago

Visiting Artist Workshop: Maggie Nelson
Workshop

Visiting Artist Workshop: Maggie Nelson

Monday 6:00pm (30 April)
SAIC Career and Professional Experience - CAPX, Chicago

JARC's Evening of Opportunities
Other

JARC's Evening of Opportunities

Friday 6:00pm (08 June)
SAIC MacLean Ballroom, Chicago

Concert: Spektral Quartet—Schoenberg the Visionary
Music

Concert: Spektral Quartet—Schoenberg the Visionary

Sunday 2:00pm (20 May)
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

Location, Location, Location! A Hunt for Movie Magic
Movie

Location, Location, Location! A Hunt for Movie Magic

Friday 6:00pm (04 May)
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

Performance: Marc Ribot
Music

Performance: Marc Ribot

Thursday 6:00pm (17 May)
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

10th Annual Kellstadt Marketing Symposium:Shifting Paradigms
Conference

10th Annual Kellstadt Marketing Symposium:Shifting Paradigms

Saturday 8:00am (28 April)
DePaul University - DePaul Center, Chicago


Dvorak's New World Symphony

Dvorak's New World Symphony


When?

Start time: Tuesday 5:30pm (17 April)
End time: Tuesday 9:15pm (17 April)

Where?

Symphony Center
220 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago
Music

About

Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the founding of Czechoslovakia with Dvořák’s New World Symphony performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. These limited tickets include a pre-concert reception with food and drink in Symphony Center's Grainger Hall, hosted by the Prague Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International.

5:30pm Reception

7:30pm Performance

Attending the reception will be Mr. Martin Smolek, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic; Mr. Bořek Lizec, Consul General of the Czech Republic in Chicago; and a CSO representative who will provide insights about the evening's performances.

After the reception, guests will proceed to the concert hall where Maestro Riccardo Muti will conduct performances of Antonín Dvořák’s “New World Symphony” and Aaron Copland’s "Lincoln Portrait.” Distinguished Oscar- and Golden Globe-nominated actor John Malkovich will join the CSO to narrate the words of Abraham Lincoln, highlighting his life and our nation’s diversity.

Do not miss out on this special evening!

Please note: only tickets purchased via this link for the concert have access to the pre-concert reception.

After you purchase your tickets, you will receive an email with your seat allocation. Physical tickets will be distributed during the pre-concert reception.

Questions? Please call (312) 201-4534.