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Chicago Symphony Center
220 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60604
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An all 20th Century Music program at the CSO,conducted by the great conductor and composer
Pierre Boulez,as part of Chicago's celebration of
his 85th Birthday.Program began with his own work
for strings LIVRES,followed by Bartok's...continued

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Pierre Boulez, conductor

Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

Tamara Stefanovich, piano

Cynthia Yeh, percussion

Vadim Karpinos, percussion

Boulez – _ Livre pour cordes _

Bartók – Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra

Stravinsky – _The Firebird _

It’s the final week of the CSO’s birthday salute to Pierre Boulez! Two formidable artists, Pierre-Laurent Aimard and his protégé Tamara Stefanovich, join forces in Bartók’s Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra. Boulez conducts his own Livre pour cordes and Stravinsky’s colorful, fairy-tale ballet score of The Firebird.

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