Alisa Jordheim makes her debut with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus.
Beethoven Symphony No. 1
Carlos Kalmar conducts the Midwest premiere of Aaron Jay Kernis' Whisper, Echo, A Cry, and the Grant Park Chorus makes its season debut with Michael Torke's dazzling Book of Proverbs. Beethoven's mischievous First Symphony rounds out the evening.
Where & When
Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Concert: Friday, June 17, 2016, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Concert: Saturday, June 18, 2016, 7:30pm – 10:00pm
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Open Rehearsal: Thursday, June 16, 2016, 10:30am – 1:00pm
Open Rehearsal: Friday, June 17, 2016, 11:00am – 1:30pm
Grant Park Orchestra And Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, Conductor
Christopher Bell, Chorus Director
Alisa Jordheim, Soprano
Tyler Duncan, Baritone
Kernis: Whisper, Echo, A Cry
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
Torke: Book of Proverbs
BROWN BAG LUNCH
On Friday, June 17 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, see a special docent-led Q & A during the rehearsal break with composer Michael Torke, while you enjoy your lunch. Break times vary; please arrive early.