Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
Arvo Pärt: In principio
Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony
Birdsong animates nature's awakening in Benjamin Britten's vivid paean to the coming of spring with soloists, children's choir and the Grant Park Chorus. The stormy Russian Easter Overture opens the program followed by the ethereal In principio by Arvo Pärt.