Carmina burana

August 20, 2023, 8:00 pm

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Joélle Harvey, in a black dress, poses against a cream colored wall
Joélle Harvey

This week, Osmo Vänskä leads the CSO in Orff’s Carmina burana featuring Joélle Harvey, Reginald Mobley, and Hugh Russell. Included in the program is Montgomery’s Banner and Rautavaara’s Cantus Arcticus, as well as Britten’s Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra.


Benjamin Britten: The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34
Seiji Ozawa, conductor

Jessie Montgomery: Banner

Einojuhani Rautavaara: Cantus Arcticus

Carl Orff: Carmina burana 
Joélle Harvey, soprano; Reginald Mobley, countertenor; Hugh Russell, baritone; Chicago Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Jenny Wong, guest director; Osmo Vänskä, conductor