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Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Millennium Park, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, Illinois 60603
Carlos Kalmar returns to lead the orchestra in a Shakespearean-inspired program, which includes the tales of Othello, Macbeth and Romeo and Juliet, as well as the classic Tristan und Isolde.
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, Principal Conductor
Antonin Dvorák: Othello Overture
Richard Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
Richard Strauss: Macbeth
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture Fantasy
— 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.