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Chicago Symphony Center
220 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60604
312-294-3000
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Mozart and Schumann
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12 reviews
23 stars
attended Nov 21 2009

This was a WONDERFUL event, with top-quality musicians and GREAT seats! It was a mutual Christmas gift between my brother and myself, and was also enjoyed by our dates-- thanks for the opportunity to see five-star entertainment at prices that we...continued

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5 reviews
10 stars
attended Nov 21 2009

This was a fabulous Chicago Symphony evening.The Schumann showed off our symphony at its best. I had not heard the pianist before and he is senational. Of course Von Dohnany is one of our best conductors.
Unfortunately there were too many empty...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Nov 20 2009

Friday evening was thoroughly delightful and enjoyable. The conductor was gifted with the musicians. Paul Lewis was terrific and the full symphony was a feast for the ears. The music of Mozart and Schumann - beautiful! We just returned from...continued

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Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

Paul Lewis, piano

Bartók – Divertimento for String Orchestra

Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 12

Schumann – Symphony No. 2

After his successful recital at Symphony Center last season, British pianist Paul Lewis makes his debut with the Orchestra performing in Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 12. Christoph von Dohnányi conducts Schumann’s uplifting Second Symphony, which draws its inspiration from Beethoven.

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