2016 Season

Shostakovich Cello Concerto

When & Where

Concerts
Wed Aug 10 2016 Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo

Program

Roy Harris: Symphony No. 3 in One Movement
Walter Piston: Symphony No. 2
Dimitri Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1

Description

Acclaimed Swiss cellist Christian Poltéra makes his Festival debut performing Shostakovich's 1959 Cello Concerto. Two American masterworks round out the evening.

Featured performers:

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar
, Conductor
Christian Poltéra, Cello

Featuring

Carlos Kalmar

Conductor

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Grant Park Orchestra