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Music Director Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a program from the 2015 Symphony Ball. The program features Corigliano’s Campane di Ravello, a piece the CSO commissioned and premiered in 1987. This is followed by Elgar’s In the South (Alassio) that received its U.S. premiere in 1904 by the CSO. Closing the program is Ravel’s famous orchestration of Mussorgsky’s Pictures from an Exhibition and Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 in G minor.

Corigliano Campane di Ravello
Elgar In the South (Alassio)
Mussorgsky, orch. Ravel Pictures from an Exhibition
Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550
Originally recorded at concerts in September 2015
Beethoven Consecration of the House Overture
Originally recorded at concerts in April 2013

This program will be available until September 25, 2017

Program notes for Pictures from an exhibition can be found here. Program notes for the Mozart can be found here.

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Riccardo Muti, Zell Music Director and conductor

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