Saturday, July 30, 2022

Marin Alsop Leads Bernstein’s Kaddish with the CSO

Breaking Barriers series

Venue: Pavilion Part of: CSO Residency
Genre: Classical
Donor Gates Open:
4:30 PM
Public Gates Open:
5:00 PM
Concert Starts:
7:30 PM
Leading Sponsor: Dinah Jacobs Castle


Reserved Seats: $35—$145
Premium Lawn Blocks: $65*
General Lawn Admission: $15

* Price per person, space must be reserved for two, four, or six

Dining Reservation Availability

Lawn Bar - Has reservations available! (May be limited to donors.)

Tree Top - Has reservations available! (May be limited to donors.)

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Parking $10

Ravinia’s main public parking area is located at 201 Ravinia Park Road. This lot can reach capacity quickly for highly attended events. Cost of parking is $10. More Info.

Breaking Barriers Series

This concert is part of Breaking Barriers, a new annual series curated by Ravinia Chief Conductor Marin Alsop. This year focuses on women on the podium with additional events throughout the day. Learn more.

$15 "Women on the Podium" Day Pass

Today Breaking Barriers features a panel discussion and films about women conductors, plus more in-park events. A complete day pass with general admission to the Lawn is just $15. Learn more.

About the Artist

The Chicago Symphony Chorus will combine with Marin Alsop and the CSO to perform Leonard Bernstein’s “Kaddish” Symphony, where women’s voices are the tether to the highest powers, examining the essential, eternal questions of humanity and faith.


Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Chicago Children’s Choir
Marin Alsop, conductor
Cristina Pato, gaita (Galician bagpipes)
Kayhan Kalhor, kamancheh
David Krakauer, klezmer clarinet
Michael Ward-Bergeman, hyper-accordion
Janai Brugger, soprano
Jaye Ladymore, narrator


Osvaldo Golijov: Rose of the Winds
Leonard Bernstein: Symphony No. 3 (Kaddish)

Breaking Barriers Festival

"Women on the Podium" Day Pass

Before tonight’s concert are several Breaking Barriers Festival events focused on sharing and advancing the history of women conductors. With this $15 Day Pass, get general admission to any of these events from morning to evening.

This $15 Pass includes:

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