Grant Park Symphony - Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony

Date : 17 / Jun / 2017
Time : 7:30 PM to 10 PM
Address : 201 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60601

Grant Park Symphony – A Sea Symphony

Jay Pritzker Pavilion

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A Sea Symphony

The Grant Park Chorus join the Orchestra for Vaughan Williams’ monumental A Sea Symphony, based on Walt Whitman’s celebrated poetry collection, Leaves of Grass. Sweeping and bold, it is paired with orchestral works from Benjamin Britten’s beautiful and terrifying opera, Peter Grimes.

Where & When

Jay Pritzker Pavilion – 201 E. Randolph St.  Chicago, IL 60601

Concert: Saturday, June 17, 2017, 7:30pm – 10:00pm  Order Now
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 3:00pm – 5:30pm 
Open Rehearsal: Thursday, June 15, 2017, 10:30am – 1:00pm 
Open Rehearsal: Friday, June 16, 2017, 11:00am – 1:30pm 

Family Fun Tent
Pre-Concert Lecture: Friday, June 16, 2017, 5:30pm – 6:00pm 
Pre-Concert Lecture: Saturday, June 17, 2017, 6:30pm – 7:00pm 


Grant Park Orchestra And Chorus

Carlos Kalmar, Conductor

Christopher Bell, Chorus Director

Sara Jakubiak, Soprano

David John Pike, Baritone


Britten: Peter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia

Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony


Organ provided by Triune Music/S.B. Smith & Associates.