Maazel (Ben Spiegel photo)

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra family joins the music world in mourning the loss of Lorin Maazel, a frequent and beloved guest conductor for 40 years, from 1973 until 2013. Maazel died on July 13, 2014, at his Castleton Farms estate in Virginia. He was 84.

For details of Maestro Maazel’s long and distinguished collaboration with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, click here: Remembering Lorin Maazel