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.
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!
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.
Sunday, March 19
Celebrate our talented young musicians with the 2023 DSO Young Artists Auditions Winner, the Youth Symphony of DuPage Concert Orchestra, and a world premiere by the 2022 ILMEA Composition Award Winner.
Saturday, May 13
Lyrical musical essays by renowned American composer Samuel Barber, plus Gustav Mahler’s epic Symphony No. 1 in D Major.