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The Music of Giuseppe Verdi

A Special Conductors Guild Symposium
featuring
Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony
and the
Lyric Opera of Chicago

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We invite you to attend a special Conductors Guild Symposium celebrating Giuseppe Verdi October 9-11 in Chicago, Illinois where you will gain exclusive access to rehearsals, lectures and tours. Limited space available. Register now!

SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2013
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Registration (Orchestra Hall Lobby, 220 S. Michigan Avenue)
1:00 – 3:30 p.m. CSO rehearsal #1 Verdi Requiem
4:30 – 7:00 p.m. CSO rehearsal #2 Verdi Requiem
7:30 p.m. Optional Lyric Opera of Chicago performance: Verdi Otello, Bertrand de Billy, conductor

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2013
10:00 – 11:45 a.m. Preparing the choir for Otello/Verdi, Michael Black, LOC (Symphony Center)
2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Tour of the Newberry Library music collection, Carla Zecher (Newberry Library)
7:30 p.m. Optional CSO performance: Verdi Requiem, Riccardo Muti, conductor

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2013
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Verdi Requiem Q&A Session with Duain Wolfe, CSO (Symphony Center)
1:30 p.m. Optional CSO performance: Prokofiev, Hindemith, Mozart, Muti, conductor

 

REGISTRATION
Regular: $200

Student: $100 (must be a verified student member)

(Concert tickets sold separately)

The Symposium will be available to the first 50 registered participants.

REGISTER NOW


CONCERT TICKETS
Concert tickets sold through the Conductors Guild are no longer available. You may be able to purchase tickets from the performing groups individually. Contact the Chicago Symphony Orchestra box office at 312-294-3000 or the Lyric Opera of Chicago box office at 312-332-2244.