On Wednesday July 31st Principal Conductor Carlos Kalmar and Conrad Tao on the Piano lead the Grant Park Orchestra through Edward MacDowell's Suite No. 2 Indian, Dmitri Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 2, and Aaron Copland's Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo.
On Friday August 2nd and Saturday August 3rd Principal Conductor Carlos Kalmar and Vadim Gluzman on violin lead the Grant Park Orchestra through Jennifer Higdon's blue cathedral, Leonard Bernstein's Serenade, Ole Schmidt's Hommage à Stravinsky, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Symphony No. 38 Prague.