2019 Season

A Night in Vienna: Emperor Waltzes and More

When & Where

Concerts
Wed Jun 26 2019 Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo

Program

Johann Strauss Jr.: Gypsy Baron Overture
Josef Strauss: Fireproof! Polka
Johann Strauss Jr.: Praise of Women Polka-Mazurka
Johann Strauss Jr.: Morning Papers Waltz
Johann Strauss Jr.: Egyptian March
Johann Strauss Jr.: Overture to Indigo and the Forty Thieves
Josef Strauss: Chatterbox Polka
Johann Strauss Jr.: Accelerations Waltz
Johann Strauss Jr.: Explosions Polka
Johann Strauss Jr.: Emperor Waltzes

Description

In celebration of his 20 years at the helm of the Festival, and with a nod to his Austrian heritage, Carlos Kalmar leads the orchestra in an evening of waltzes, polkas and other popular favorites, composed by members of the Strauss family.

 

 

Featuring

Carlos Kalmar

Conductor

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