November 27 – December 1, 2023

December 1, 2023, 12:00 pm

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Chicago Brass Quintet
Chicago Brass Quintet

Mon, 11/27 — Staatskapelle Berlinphoto source:

With almost 450 years of tradition, Staatskapelle Berlin is one of the oldest orchestras in the world. Originally founded as court orchestra in 1570, the ensemble expanded its activities with the founding of the Royal Court Opera in 1742 by Frederick the Great. Ever since then, the orchestra has been closely tied to Staatsoper Unter den Linden.


Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93 by Ludwig van Beethoven

Tues, 11/28 — Chicago Chorale

Chicago Chorale enriches the lives of those in the community by broadening awareness of and deepening emotional connection to great choral music. The ensemble gives sensitive and thought-provoking performances of a diverse choral repertoire, from well-loved works to overlooked masterpieces to newly commissioned pieces.


Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi

Wed, 11/29 — Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series: Leah KangLeah Kang, piano

Pianist Leah Kang is a musician of diverse interests who received degrees in biology and public health at the University of California, Los Angeles prior to pursuing professional studies in music. She has performed in the United States, Germany, Austria, France, Canada, and the Czech Republic.

Music of Francis Poulenc, Maurice Ravel, Marguerite Canal, and Takashi Yoshimatsu

Thurs, 11/30 — Orion Weiss

One of the most sought-after soloists and chamber music collaborators of his generation, Orion Weiss is widely regarded as a “brilliant pianist” (The New York Times) with “powerful technique and exceptional insight” (The Washington Post). He has performed with dozens of orchestras in North America and at major venues and festivals worldwide.


Goyescas by Enrique Granados

Fri, 12/1 — Chicago Brass Quintet

Widely recognized as one of America’s most distinguished chamber ensembles, the Chicago Brass Quintet’s signature sound has been embraced by audiences around the world, and has helped shape the landscape of modern brass music.


Old American Songs by Aaron Copland