3 ensembles, 2 concerts, 1 weekend
3 huge ensembles, 2 spectacular concerts, 1 sunny weekend!
Enjoy Memorial Weekend in style at the Annual Cathy Heifetz Memorial Concerts on Saturday, May 28 at 8 PM and Sunday, May 29 at 3 PM in Mandel Hall.
The University of Chicago Symphony Orchestra and combined choirs conclude their season with two spectacular performances of 19th-century German and Italian operatic masterpieces by Weber, Wagner, Leoncavallo, Puccini, Mozart, and Verdi, plus Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier Suite. The program features two Chicago-area favorites: soprano Winifred Faix Brown of the MET and Lyric Opera, and mezzo-soprano Jessye Wright. Barbara Schubert conducts.