Comical Classics in Chicago Sinfonietta's Laughter!
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The last date listed for Chicago Sinfonietta: Laughter! was Monday November 2, 2009 / 7:30pm.
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Enjoy an evening of popular choral works from the National Festival Chorus, joined by the Manhattan Chorale, at the legendary Orchestra Hall. The National Festival Chorus will perform works by internationally renowned composer and rising classical music star Ola Gjeilo, as well as Haydn's Kyrie and Dickau's Come Live With Me and Be My Love. The concert will also prominently feature the all-professional Manhattan Chorale, who'll present a selection of complex choral masterpieces by Lauridsen, Paulus, Whitacre and more. The professional Manhattan Chorale, 32-voices strong, has appeared at major venues across the U.S., including New York's Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. Arrive early for a prelude featuring the ensemble Voce. Learn More
Jacques Ibert: Divertissement
Michael Daugherty: Dead Elvis
Darius Milhaud: Le Boeuf sur la Toit (The Ox on the Roof)
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 (Italian)
Think you can’t laugh at the symphony? Think again! In the Chicago Sinfonietta's collaboration with the Chicago Humanities Festival, the theme of laughter is explored when guest conductor Michael Morgan delves into the humorous impulses of composers past and present, from the sublime to the absurd. Guest bassoonist Lewis Kirk adds to the merriment on Dead Elvis. It’s guaranteed to bring a smile to your face!