A Special Conductors Guild Symposium
Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony
Lyric Opera of Chicago
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!
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
Student: $100 (must be a verified student member)
(Concert tickets sold separately)
The Symposium will be available to the first 50 registered participants.
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.