Chicago Symphony Orchestra
James Conlon, Conductor
Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
As one of history’s greatest composer/pianists, Ludwig van Beethoven composed only five piano concertos, but each one has secured a slot in the international repertoire. Over the course of these five masterworks, you’ll be able to trace his evolution from Classical prodigy to Romantic titan when master pianist and Ravinia favorite Jorge Federico Osorio performs all five of them in two back-to-back concerts. Don’t miss a note – get both performances for only $50!
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37
Ravinia Festival hosts Highland Park and Puerto Vallarta in a Sister Cities celebration of Mexico. Come experience one of Mexico’s greatest chefs, Thierry Blouet. Chef Blouet is the owner of the acclaimed Café des Artistes in Puerto Vallarta and Café des Artistes del Mar in Punta Mita. Also witness the creation of an international mural by acclaimed artist Oscar Romero and much more. Hear traditional Mexican music by Juan Rivera and Los Pichardo prior to the CSO concert.
2 p.m. – Bennett • Gordon Hall
Pamela Frank, Violin