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Higdon & Tchaikovsky 4

December 6 @ 1:30 pm

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One event on December 6, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on December 10, 2019 at 7:30pm

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Taking inspiration from Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, Tchaikovsky’s Fourth explores fate, progressing from dark despair to defiant triumph. John Storgårds leads this powerfully expressive work, along with the first CSO performance of the deeply moving blue cathedral by Jennifer Higdon, winner of the 2018 Nemmers Prize in Music Composition. The dazzling Ray Chen, making his CSO subscription series debut, brings his “liquid tone that carries with it emotional depth of great intimacy” (The Huffington Post) to the youthful bravura of Wieniawski’s First Violin Concerto.

Preconcert conversation: Tuesday, December 10, 6:15–6:45, Armour Stage
Postconcert Q&A with Ray Chen: Tuesday, December 10, 9:30–11:00, Grainger Ballroom

Venue

Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60604 United States
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Box Office Contact:
312-294-3000
Box Office Hours:
Mon - Sat: Noon - 6pm / Sun: Noon - 4pm / Until intermission on concert days

Details

Date:
December 6
Time:
1:30 pm
Discipline: