The world-renowned Chicago Symphony Orchestra is performing four unique programs this May and June and tickets are buy one, get one free for all shows at Symphony Center's Orchestra Hall.
When purchased in pairs, all seats, except for Box seats, are $27-$170, for the following programs:
de Waart conducts All-Strauss -- Thursday, May 15, at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 17, at 8 p.m.: Acclaimed Dutch conductor Edo de Waart conducts a program devoted to some of Richard Strauss’ most poignant and gorgeous music. The all-Strauss program includes Serenade in E-flat Major, Metamorphosen, Oboe Concerto and Four Last Songs.
Shostakovich Leningrad -- Friday, May 23, at 8 p.m.: Jaap van Zweden conducts two World War II-era pieces showcasing the glorious sound of the CSO, Britten's Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia from Peter Grimes and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 7 (Leningrad).
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