Opening Night Concert: Grant Park Music Festival
*Please note that the Jay Pritzker Pavilion is about a 10-15 minute walk from the Conference hotel.
*This is a ticketed event. Be sure to pick up your tickets at the table near Registration.
The Opening Night Concert features Conference host Grant Park Music Festival in a special performance, highlighted by the world premiere of The Pleiades, a large scale work for chorus and orchestra by composer-in-residence Ēriks Ešenvalds.
Johannes Brahms: Gesang der Parzen
Olivier Messiaen: O Sacrum Convivium
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Êriks Ešenvalds: The Pleiades
Carlos Kalmar, Principal Conductor
Christopher Bell, Chorus Director