The Grant Park Music Festival

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm
Grant Park Music Festival

The Grant Park Music Festival is back, and so are WFMT’s live broadcasts!

WFMT is bringing you the very best that the Grant Park Music Festival has to offer this summer, giving you a front-row ticket to the Chicago summertime institution. With live broadcasts featuring scintillating solo performances, rousing choral opuses, and beloved orchestral landmarks, WFMT is your ticket to a whole summer’s worth of great music.

From Ireland with Love

August 4, 2021

Christopher Bell conducts the Grant Park Chorus in an evening of music from the Isle of Erin.

Sibelius Violin Concerto

August 6, 2021

Carlos Kalmar conducts the Grant Park Orchestra and violinist Augustin Hadelich in music by Sibelius and Tchaikovsky.

Family Night: Carnival of the Animals

August 11, 2021

An evening of music for everyone! Kid-friendly selections by Offenbach, Saint-Saëns, and Grieg conducted by Norman Huynh.

Handel ‘Te Deum’

August 20, 2021

2021 Season Finale: Carlos Kalmar conducts violinist Vadim Gluzman and the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus in music by Gabriela Lena Frank, Mozart, and Handel.