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Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Millennium Park, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, Illinois 60603
The Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus honors the Leonard Bernstein centenary with two performances of his choral masterpiece, Chichester Psalms. The evening also features Brahms' rarely heard Gesang der Parzen and a world premiere by Ēriks Ešenvalds.
Grant Park Orchestra And Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, Principal Conductor
Christopher Bell, Chorus Director
Johannes Brahms: Gesang der Parzen
Olivier Messiaen: O Sacrum Convivium
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Ēriks Ešenvalds: World Premiere — Festival Commission
Pictured: Ēriks Ešenvalds, Composer
— 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.