An Evening of Classical Music - featuring the Academy Orchestra

Date: 
March 21, 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: 
St. James Cathedral, 65 E. Huron St., Chicago
Contact: 
847.905.1500
Cost: 

Free 

 

 

PROGRAM
Lush, romantic music from Gustav Mahler’s Adagietto and Edward Elgar’s Sospiri

Excerpt of Engelbert Humperdinck's children's opera, Hansel and Gretel
Captivating Serenade for String Orchestra - written by 17-year-old Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari

"O Danny Boy" Traditional Irish Folk Song

 


ACADEMY ORCHESTRA  
The Academy of the Music Institute of Chicago is a nationally recognized training center for highly gifted pre-college pianists and string players. Members of this award-winning chamber orchestra, under the baton of esteemed Academy Music Director James Setapen, matriculate to the finest conservatories in the country and are recipients of national and international awards.