2010 Guest Artists

  • The Festival's 76th season opened with Vivaldi's Four Seasons performed by Finnish violinist Elina Vahala in her Chicago debut on June 16, 2010
  • Mezzo-soprano Kathryn Leemhuis and Soprano Amber Wagner sing with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus Beethoven's Mass in C Major on June 18 & 19, 2010
  • Principal Conductor Carlos Kalmar and Chine Forbes of Pink Martini watch while the pianist performs on June 23, 2010
  • Krzysztof Urbanski guest conducting the Grant Park Orchestra in an all Polish program titled Muzyka Polska on June 30, 2010
  • Human Rhythm Project BAM! tap dancer performs on stage with the Orchestra on July 3, 2010
  • Xian Zhang makes her Grant Park Music Festival debut by guest conducting Sibelius' Symphony No. 2 on July 9 and 10, 2010
  • Hans Graf conducting the Grant Park Orchestra on July 14, 2010
  • Cellist Alban Gerhardt performs with guest conductor Hans Graf and Grant Park Orchestra on July 14, 2010
  • Bass singer John Relyea sings Sir Michael Tippett's A Child of Our Time on the Pritzker stage July 23 and 24, 2010
  • Hannu Lintu conducts Grant Park Orchestra¬† July 28 and 30, 2010
  • Enrique Barrios looks out at the audience after conducting an evening of Mexican classical music on July 31, 2010
  • Violinist Christian Tetzlaff performs Dvorak's Violin Concerto with Grant Park Orchestra on August 4, 2010
  • The renowned kora player from Mali, Toumani Diabate, and his ensemble joined the Grant Park Orchestra to perform on August 11, 2010