Something Wonderful: An Evening of Broadway

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Ted Sperling, Conductor
Deborah Voigt, Vocalist

Sunday, July 13, 2014
2:30 PM
Donor Gates Open
3:00 PM
Public Gates Open
5:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $70/25
Lawn: $15
Wine Club Reserved: $85/$40
Wine Club Lawn: $30

3–4:30 p.m. KidsLawn on the north lawn including “instrument petting zoo”

3:30 p.m. Ravinia Wine Club sponsored by Terlato Wines.


Bernstein:   Overture to Candide
Loewe:   “I Could Have Danced All Night” from My Fair Lady
Charles Strouse:   “Blame it on the Summer Night” from Rags
Rodgers:   “Something Wonderful” from The King and I
Weill:   “I’m a Stranger Here Myself” from One Touch of Venus
“Mr. Right” from Love Life
Rodgers:   “Carousel Waltz” from Carousel
“My Favorite Things” from The Sound of Music
“If I Loved You” from Carousel
Willson:   “’Til There Was You” from The Music Man
“Goodnight, My Someone” from The Music Man
“My White Knight” from The Music Man
Gershwin:   Overture to Girl Crazy
Porter:   “So in Love” from Kiss Me Kate
Stephen Sondheim:   “Losing My Mind” from Follies
Kern:   “Why Was I Born?” from Sweet Adeline
Berlin:   Overture to Annie Get Your Gun
“You Can’t Get a Man with a Gun” from Annie Get Your Gun
“I Got Lost in His Arms” from Annie Get Your Gun
Gershwin:   “My Man’s Gone Now” from Porgy and Bess

About The Artist

After conquering arias by Wagner and Strauss at Ravinia in 2011, the superlative soprano Deborah Voigt returns to tackle music by another famous Richard—Rodgers—and other composers of quintessential Broadway hits. The Great American Songbook is opened wide for this concert led by Tony Award–winning conductor Ted Sperling.

Program Notes

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Park Details


Experience Ravinia's new KidsLawn
at today’s concert!

Hours:  3–4:30 p.m.

For select concerts, including today’s, our new interactive, family-friendly space on the north lawn will be open for you to experience with your children. We offer large-scale percussion instruments, stories, videos and our classic “instrument petting zoo.”   See a full listing of KidsLawn dates.

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