Hear Riccardo Muti lead the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in performances of excerpts from your favorite operas. Added to the program is a performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8.
Overture to Nabucco, by Verdi
Overture to I Vespri Siciliani, by Verdi
Choruses from Nabucco, Il Trovatore, and Macbeth, by Verdi
Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut, by Puccini
Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana, by Mascagni
Prologue to Mefistofele, by Boito
Symphony No. 8, by Beethoven