Dupage Symphony Orchestra
Transforming hearts, minds, and communities through music
Saturday, February 11, at 7:30 pm
American Spirituals & American Jazz
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Saturday, February 11
Spotlight on the fascinating connection between William Grant Still’s Symphony No. 2 and George Gershwin’s Concerto in F for Piano and Orchestra, featuring piano soloist Wynona Wang.
Sunday, March 19
Celebrate our talented young musicians with a performance by the 2023 DSO Young Artists Auditions Winner, violinist Tristan Zhu (performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto) and a collaboration with the Youth Symphony of DuPage Concert Orchestra, performing Sibelius' Finlandia. The DSO also presents Britten’s A Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra.
Saturday, May 13
Lyrical musical essays by renowned American composer Samuel Barber, plus Gustav Mahler’s epic Symphony No. 1 in D Major. Grammy-award winning soprano Sarah Brailey sings Samuel Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915.
Saturday, October 15
Dramatic masterpieces by prominent German composers of the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth century: Richard Wagner, Paul Hindemith, and Johannes Brahms.
Saturday, November 19
A sampling of orchestral music rooted in Mexican folk traditions – by José Pablo Moncayo, Carlos Chávez, and Arturo Márquez – plus the Symphonie espagnole by the French Romantic composer Édouard Lalo, featuring guest artist William Hagen, violin.
Sunday, December 18
A fresh take on a holiday favorite, with Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn’s version of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite, plus an array of holiday favorites in this family-friendly concert!