Daphnis and Chloť
A spectacular 80th Season concludes with Ravel's magnificent symphonic ballet.
The Festivalís 80th Anniversary celebration concludes with the world premiere of the symphonic showcase written for the Grant Park Orchestra by William Bolcom. Maurice Ravelís sumptuous ballet score for Daphnis and Chloť and John Adamsí orchestral fanfare complete this grand finale!
Where & When
Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Concert: Friday, August 15, 2014, 6:30pm – 8:15pm
Concert: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 7:30pm – 9:15pm
Club 615—A Pre-Concert Lecture: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 6:00pm
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Open Rehearsal: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 10:30am – 1:00pm
Open Rehearsal: Friday, August 15, 2014, 11:00am – 1:30pm
Grant Park Orchestra And Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, Conductor
Christopher Bell, Chorus Director
Adams: Tromba Lontana
Bolcom: Millennium: A Concerto-Fantasia for Orchestra
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloť
Friday's concert will be broadcast live on 98.7WFMT and streamed online at wfmt.com.