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Chicago Symphony Center
220 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60604
312-294-3000
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underground parking a few steps away was perfect!
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra Plays Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring"
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attended Jan 16 2010

The music was marvelous, with all pieces of very interesting stories behind.
The only our complain (or warning to others) is that the seats where we sat (Gallery Section 1G, Floor 6, row H) had very very limited leg room(less space than those of...continued

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attended Jan 16 2010

I thought this was a great program and the orchestra was outstanding. One negative was that I found it difficult to distinguish the soloist in the Berg violin concerto when the orchestra was playing. So three stars

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra

David Robertson, conductor

Kyoko Takezawa, violin

Messiaen – _Les offrandes oubliées _

Berg – Violin Concerto _

Stravinsky – _The Rite of Spring

The CSO pays tribute to Pierre Boulez, in honor of his 85th birthday, with a program featuring composers that Maestro Boulez has championed throughout his pioneering career. The CSO will have you on the edge of your seat with its unparalleled delivery of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, conducted by David Robertson.