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Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Mahler 9

From concerts the week of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, we share a memorial…


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…


Dutoit conducts Ravel (with Louis Lortie)

Swiss conductor Charles Dutoit starts and finishes with Ravel in this program, and explores rarely heard works by Vincent d’Indy…

Maestro Muti leads the CSO in Scriabin's Symphony No. 1.| © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2015

Muti conducts the ‘Pathétique’

Tchaikovsky’s final symphony is the focus of this all-Russian program.

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…

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra performs the National Anthem to lead off the 125th season's opening-night concert. | © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2015

CSO Radio listings, July-September 2016

The CSO Radio series continues through the summer months, culminating with the 2015 Symphony Ball (above) on September 25 with…

The CSO's flute section, including principal flute designate Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson, takes the spotlight. | Todd Rosenberg Photography 2015

CSO Radio listings, October-December 2016

We have several symphonic favorites in the coming months, including Sheherazade, Eine kleine Nachtmusik, the Enigma Variations, Petrushka, and Handel’s…

Morlot conducts Beethoven’s Eroica

Alsop conducts American music and Dvořák

Muti conducts Scriabin and Beethoven

Salonen conducts Ravel

Pinchas Zukerman plays and conducts (with Stephanie Jeong)

Evgeny Kissin Returns

Riccardo Muti conducts Boléro

Riccardo Muti and Leif Ove Andsnes

Uchida and Röschmann

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