William Hagen, Violin

Mozart Violin Concerto

The Opening Week of our 84th season continues with an evening of classical favorites, including Mozart's Fourth Violin Concerto with American violinist William Hagen in his Festival debut and Elgar's popular Enigma Variations.


Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar
, Principal Conductor
William Hagen, Violin


Christoph Willibald Gluck: Overture: Orfeo ed Euridice
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major
Carl Maria Von Weber: Euryanthe Overture
Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations

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The appearance of William Hagen is presented with generous support from NextGen Performance Series Sponsor BMO Harris Bank.
Organ provided by Triune Music/S.B. Smith & Associates.

This concert is being broadcast live on 98.7 WFMT and streamed live at wfmt.com.


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