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Gustav Mahler Symphony  #2 in C Minorm"Ressurection" w/ Donald Runnicles, Conductor, Nicole Cabell-soprano, Kelley O'Connor-mezzo-soprano. ASO Chorus, Norman Maxkenzie, Director of Choruses

Runnicles conducts the ‘Enigma’ Variations

Donald Runnicles leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in an exciting performance of Strauss’ Death and Transfiguration and Elgar’s Enigma Variations—two works that…

Sir Mark Elder, CBE

Photographed in London 26 January 2015 at Loft Studios.

Commissioned by Ingpen & Williams.

Images licensed to Sir Mark Elder for publicity use (including by Halle Orchestra)

Sir Mark Elder conducts English music

In this program, Sir Mark Elder returns to Orchestra Hall and leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in works by celebrated…


Marc Mellits’ tree-inspired quintet ‘Splinter’ goes with the grain

Splinter by Chicago-based composer Marc Mellits leads off the season-opening concert Oct. 10 of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s MusicNOW series….


Riccardo Muti conducts Mussorgsky

Music Director Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a program from the 2015 Symphony Ball. The program features Corigliano’s Campane…

Manfred Honeck | Photo: Jeff Swensen

Honeck conducts Tchaikovsky

In this program, Manfred Honeck explores the works of Ottorino Respighi and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. CSO Concertmaster, Robert Chen, is the…


Bychkov conducts Brahms

Semyon Bychkov leads this program, which looks at the work of Brahms from multiple angles. Beginning with Detlev Glanert’s Brahms-Fantasie, a…


Tilson Thomas conducts Sibelius

In addition to Sibelius’s Second Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas leads a brief work by Stravinsky and Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto…

Esa-Pekka Salonen (Photo by Benjamin Ealovega)

Esa-Pekka Salonen and Yo-Yo Ma

Conductor Salonen and cellist Ma join together for Shostakovich’s First Cello Concerto, a work Ma performed for the first time…

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