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Defiant Requiem

We are honored to perform in the signature concert-drama of The Defiant Requiem Foundation, Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín. This tribute tells the story of the courageous Jewish prisoners in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp during WWII who performed Verdi’s Requiem as a symbol of resistance and defiance. Defiant Requiem is powerful, dramatic and inspirational. Learn more

Paths of Passion

Don’t miss the Chicago Philharmonic’s season finale! Guest conductor Gerhardt Zimmermann presents a masterful interpretation of Dvorak’s New World Symphony, plus Dvorak’s Romance and Frank Waxman’s Carmen Fantasy featuring violin virtuoso Robert Hanford, concertmaster of Lyric Opera and one of the Chicago Philharmonic’s own! Plus, hear Zimmermann’s unique transcription of Shostakovich’s stunning String Quartet No. 7 for string orchestra. Learn more

Mozart & Mimosas – 3/19

Join the Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players as they present the music of Mozart and Schumann the 18th century way – that is, with lots of food and wine! Relax and enjoy classical piano quartets played by Chicago’s finest musicians while savoring a delicious brunch at City Winery. Learn more