After leading a 2018 CSO performance of Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony full of “tensile strength and spirited dynamism” (Chicago Classical Review), distinguished conductor Herbert Blomstedt returns to conduct Brahms’ radiant Second Symphony. “Scintillating and incisive” (The Straits Times) French pianist Bertrand Chamayou makes his CSO debut with Mozart’s delightful Piano Concerto No. 23.
Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:00 PM
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23
Brahms Symphony No. 2
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Herbert Blomstedt conductor
Bertrand Chamayou piano
Preconcert conversation with Lawrence Rapchak: Thursday, March 5, 6:45–7:15, Grainger Ballroom
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Official Airline of the CSO
The appearance of Maestro Herbert Blomstedt is made possible by the Juli Plant Grainger Fund for Artistic Excellence.
Performances of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra are made possible in part by legacy bequests from our donors.
This weekend’s CSO performances are dedicated to the memory of Marian Edelstein, in grateful recognition of her many years of support and her legacy bequest.