The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Complete Score Performed Live by CSO

Ludwig Wicki, Conductor
Chicago Children’s Choir (Josephine Lee, Director)
Chicago Chorale (Bruce Tammen, Director)
The Lakeside Singers (Robert Bowker, Director)

Thursday, August 7, 2014
3:30 PM
Donor Gates Open
4:00 PM
Public Gates Open
7:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $50/25
Lawn: $25

Hobbit Happening Special Event
Lawn or Reserved: $40

Win the "Precious"

Every ticket buyer to either performance of the Return Of The King is automatically entered into a raffle to win a one-of-a-kind, 18-karat gold "One Ring" inscribed with a special Ravinia-themed message in Black Speech.


Howard Shore:   The Lord of the Rings—The Return of the King
(with complete film shown on Pavilion and lawn video screens)


Ravinia concludes the immensely popular film trilogy this summer with the CSO performing the Oscar-winning score live as the film is shown on screens in the Pavilion and on the lawn.

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