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Presented by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra and The Joffrey Ballet bring to life neo-classical works by Stravinsky. This electrifying collaboration includes a world premiere ballet set to the Dumbarton Oaks Concerto, a work inspired by J.S. Bach's Brandenburg concertos, and the ballet Commedia by internationally acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, set to Stravinsky’s Pulcinella Suite.

PROGRAM

Rossini Overture to Il barbiere di Siviglia
Ravel Mother Goose
Stravinsky Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
  Bliss! (World Premiere Commission) by Stephanie Martinez
Ravel Pavane pour une infant défunte
Stravinsky Suite from Pulcinella
   Commedia© by Christopher Wheeldon

 

PERFORMERS

Matthias Pintscher conductor
The Joffrey Ballet
Ashley Wheater The Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director

PRECONCERT CONVERSATION

Preconcert conversation with Laura Prichard
30 minute run-time

Thursday, May 30, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Friday, May 31, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Saturday, June 1, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom



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