2023 Season

Conductor Jordan de Souza

Beethoven Violin Concerto

When & Where

Concerts
Wed Jun 28 2023 Add to Cal Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo

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Open Rehearsals
Wed Jun 28 2023 Add to Cal Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo
Pre-Concert Lectures
Wed Jun 28 2023 Add to Cal Chase Promenade North TentInfo

Program

Leonard Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto
William Grant Still: Symphony No. 1, Afro-American

Description

The Festival welcomes two acclaimed guest artists. The young Canadian conductor Jordan de Souza, who is wowing audiences across Europe and around the United States, conducts the sassy Overture to Candide by Leonard Bernstein and the Afro-American Symphony by William Grant Still. Also, the fiery virtuoso Stefan Jackiw joins the Grant Park Orchestra for the monumental Violin Concerto by Beethoven.

Featuring

Jordan de Souza

conductor

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Ludwig van Beethoven

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Leonard Bernstein

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William Grant Still

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Stefan Jackiw

violin

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