Jazz violinist Regina Carter returns to the Grant Park Music Festival.

The New World Symphony

Marin Alsop's week-long residency continues into the weekend in a program highlighting the important and enduring contributions of African Americans to our rich heritage, in a concert that includes Dvořák's New World Symphony and jazz violinist Regina Carter playing orchestral works by Duke Ellington.


Grant Park Orchestra

Marin Alsop, Guest Conductor

Regina Carter, Violin


Johnson: Harlem Symphony

Ellington: Slave Song/Come Sunday

Ellington: Imagine My Frustration

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9, From the New World

Johnson: Victory Stride

Program Notes PDF

Friday's concert will be broadcast live on 98.7 WFMT and will be streamed live at WFMT.com.

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