Edman Memorial Chapel

Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Wheaton College

Friday, October 28, 2016, 7:30 pm in Edman Memorial Chapel


Andrés Orozco-Estrada, conductor
Baiba Skride, violin

Andres Orozco-EstradaBaiba Skride


Zoltán Kodály: Dances of Galánta
Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Charles Ives: The Unanswered Question
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra

Sibelius’ Violin Concerto opens with an exquisite melody that soars above shimmering strings. Latvian violinist Baiba Skride performs this work in a program of 20th-century music conducted by Andrés Orozco-Estrada. Strauss” tone poem Also sprach Zarathustra spotlights the CSO’s magnificent brass section.

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