Krzysztof Penderecki

Penderecki Conducts Penderecki

The great contemporary Polish composer, whose work has been a touchstone in his home country and beyond since the 1950s, comes to Millennium Park to conduct his own composition featuring three solo cellists as well as Beethoven's heroic early symphony.


Grant Park Orchestra

Krzysztof Penderecki, Guest Conductor

Julie Albers, Cello

Kira Kraftzoff, Cello

Amit Peled, Cello


Penderecki: Concerto Grosso No. 1 for Three Cellos and Orchestra

Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 (Eroica)

Download Program Notes PDF

This event is sponsored by:

Polish EU LogoConsulate General of the Republic of Poland
ComcastLOT Airlines

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Krzysztof Penderecki