2017 Season

Opening Night: Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

When & Where

Concerts
Wed Jun 14 2017 Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo

Program

Hugo Alfvén: Festival Overture
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess: A Symphonic Picture

Description

Carlos Kalmar and the Grant Park Orchestra open the Festival's 2017 season with one of the most enduring violin concertos of all time featuring Vadim Gluzman. The evening gets started with Alfvén's Festival Overture and a medley of the best-known music from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess.

Featured performers:

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar
, Conductor
Vadim Gluzman, Violin

Featuring

Carlos Kalmar

Conductor

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