We are thrilled to announce that The Chicago Philharmonic Society has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince for general operating support. Said Executive Director Donna Milanovich, “We were delighted and grateful to receive the news of this significant award from such a venerable supporter of the arts, as it provides further confirmation that our artistic excellence and relevance is being noticed.” Check out this great article from Chicagoist about our organization and the award!
Join us on Monday, November 3rd for cp2’s Jazz Showcase debut, featuring internationally acclaimed vocalist Cheryl Wilson, and music of Gailloreto, Rowles, Coltrane, and Monk! Click here for tickets and more information.
Join cp2 (The Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players) on November 9th for the second installment in their Sunday Series at City Winery. Feel the Beat! has an accent on dance, and features Latin rhythms, Hungarian dances, American Ragtime and Mozart too! Click here for more information.
Join guest conductor Joel Smirnoff and soprano Asako Tamura as the Chicago Philharmonic explores the Power of Touch, the second concert in our 25th anniversary season, “Celebrating the Senses.” Enjoy music of Rossini, Mozart, Barber and Haydn, and get your hands on our instrument petting zoo. Click here for more information!