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Chicago's Grant Park Music Festival Welcomes Four New Appointments to the Board of Directors >

February 26, 2018 — The Grant Park Orchestral Association (GPOA) Board Chair Stephen Smith has announced the appointment of Tom Hanson, Sandra Kamin, Tim King, and Larue Robinson to the Association’s Board of Directors. The GPOA is the governing body of Chicago’s Grant Park Music Festival.

The Grant Park Music Festival Appoints New General Manager Chris Collins and Chief Development Officer Emily Canham >

March 13, 2018 —Chicago’s Grant Park Music Festival President Paul Winberg announces two appointments to the staff: the recent hire of Chris Collins as its General Manager and Emily Canham as Chief Development Officer.

 
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View Photos of 2019 Guest Artists:

  • Benjamin Beilman, Violin
  • William Hagen, Violin
  • Inon Barnatan, Piano
  • Susanna Phillips, Soprano
  • Andrew Owens, Tenor
  • Jeffrey Kahane, Piano
  • Alicia Hall Moran, Soprano
  • Gabriel Kahane, Vocalist
  • Norman Huynh, Guest Conductor
  • Lawrence Loh, Guiest Conductor
  • Susan Egan, Vocalist
  • Doug LaBrecque, Vocalist
  • Emmanuel Villaume, Guest Conductor
  • Yolanda Kondonassis, Harp
  • Lori Laitman, Composer
  • Martyn Brabbins, Guest Conductor
  • Stephen Hough, Piano
  • Cristian Măcelaru
  • Edgar Moreau, Cello
  • David Danzmayr, Guest Conductor
  • Anthony McGill, Clarinet
  • Demarre McGill, Flute
  • Conrad Tao, Piano
  • Vadim Gluzman, Violin
  • Mambo Kings
  • Melody Moore, Soprano
  • Ewa Plonka, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Andrew Staples, Tenor
  • Nathan Berg, Bass-baritone
  • Amanda Majeski, Soprano
  • J'Nai Bridges, Mezzo-soprano