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Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Millennium Park, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, Illinois 60603
Conductor Roderick Cox makes his Festival debut with Beethoven's Second Symphony and Haydn's beloved Sinfonia Concertante, showcasing members of the Grant Park Orchestra. Wagner's legendary overture from his opera, Tannhäuser, closes the evening.
Grant Park Orchestra
Roderick Cox, Guest Conductor
Jeremy Black, Violin
Eric Hall, Bassoon
Walter Haman, Cello
Nathan Mills, Oboe
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
Franz Joseph Haydn: Sinfonia Concertante
Richard Wagner: Overture to Tannhäuser
Pictured: Roderick Cox, Guest Conductor
— ABOUT THE FESTIVAL:
For more than 80 years, the Grant Park Music Festival has been Chicago’s summer musical sensation, demonstrating that classical music, performed by a world-class orchestra and chorus can have a transformative impact on the city. Showcased in the city’s most spectacular setting, the Festival continues to be the summer gathering place for all of Chicago. The Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park is the official home of the Grant Park Music Festival, with free seats available for every concert. Visit gpmf.org for more information.