Friday, July 19, 2024

CSO + Icons of Song—Kodachrome: The Music of Paul Simon

Curated and Conducted by Ted Sperling

Venue: Pavilion Part of: Kids Concerts Series Part of: CSO Residency
Donor Gates Open:
4:30 PM
Gates Open:
5:00 PM
Concert Starts:
7:30 PM
Premier/Mainstage/Spotlight Sponsor: Sponsor Name
Media Support: WBBM-AM

Tickets:

Reserved Seats: $55–$145
Lawn Reserved Blocks: $65*
Lawn General Admission: $28

* Price per person; must reserve full block of 2, 4, or 6

^ Price increases by $5 one week before the event; ticket selection screen shows current price

Getting Here:/   $10 Parking /   Park and Ride /   Free Metra UP-N Park in the West Parking Lot at 201 Ravinia Park Road. The lot opens 1 hour before the gate opening time listed above. Shuttles from the free Park and Ride lot in downtown Highland Park begin running 30 minutes before the gate opening time. More Parking Info Ride the Metra Union Pacific North Line train to and from the main entrance for free with your Ravinia ticket. More Train Info

  Restaurants, Bars, & Concessions in the Park The Park View and Lawn Bar are open for dinner and drinks, and the Freehling Room is open to eligible Ravinia donors. Reservations are recommended for dinner. Ravinia Market / Café and Carts are open with hot food stations plus chilled grab-and-go, drinks, ice cream, and snacks. The Tree Top Lounge is open with craft cocktails and more curated beverages. Make a Reservation 

 When Do Tickets Go On Sale? Public ticket sales open at 8:00 a.m. CT on Wednesday, April 24, exclusively here at Ravinia.org. Ravinia donors receive online access to tickets as early as March 19 or during mid-April.

 Lawn Video Screens This performance will be shown live on a large video screen facing the North Lawn in addition to the Pavilion and South Lawn screens.

 Movie Screens The complete movie will be shown on video screens in the Pavilion and facing the North and South Lawns while the score is played live.

About the Performance

Conductor Ted Sperling joins the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with special guest vocalists to celebrate the music of iconic pop songwriter Paul Simon.

Performers

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Ted Sperling, conductor
Morgan James, vocalist
Ryan Shaw, vocalist

Program

Icons of Song — Kodachrome: The Music of Paul Simon

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