Sunday, February 23, 2020 3:00 PM
Standby reservations are now available for this performance by calling 312-294-3000. Patrons with standby reservations check-in at the Box Office 30 minutes before the concert, for access to last-minute seating options.
Beethoven Symphony No. 2
Bacri Ophelia’s Tears [World Premiere, Commissioned by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra through the generous support of Helen Zell]
Beethoven Symphony No. 5
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti conductor
J. Lawrie Bloom bass clarinet
- Preconcert conversation with Carl Grapentine: Sunday, February 23, 1:45–2:15, Armour Stage
- Postconcert CD signing with Riccardo Muti: Following the performance, Riccardo Muti will be signing CDs in Grainger Ballroom. Merchandise will be available at The Symphony Store before, during and after the concert, as well as Grainger Ballroom during intermission and post concert.
These concerts are made possible with the generous sponsorship of Josef and Margot Lakonishok.
This program is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.
Tickets are currently unavailable online for this event.
For additional assistance, please call Patron Services at 312-294-3000.