open eventChicago Philharmonic Presents Aria Masterpieces with Ryan Speedo Green
Chicago Philharmonic Scott Speck Conductor Ryan Speedo Green Bass-baritone Secure your tickets now. Chicago Philharmonic and Artistic Director & Principal Conductor Scott Speck are thrilled to welcome two-time Grammy Award winning bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green. In an epoch-spanning concert performance, Green sings selections from opera and musical masterworks with Chicago’s dynamic, musician-led orchestra at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance. CONCERT PROGRAM: Rossini La ...Harris Theater, 205 E Randolph Street Chicago, IL 60601Saturday, October 14, 2023 from 7:30PM to 10:00PM
open eventSonic Symphony
Get ready to run down memory lane at Sonic speed! Sonic Symphony is an immersive live experience that celebrates more than three decades of music from SEGA’s iconic mascot. From the classic 8-bit and 16-bit tunes to rock bands and EDM, this concert will take you on a musical journey through the colorful world of Sonic the Hedgehog. Relive your favorite Sonic moments, brought to life by a symphony orchestra and rock band. Sonic Symphony will be an electrifying tribute to the music t...Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive Chicago, IL 60605Saturday, October 28, 2023 from 8:00PM to 10:00PM
open eventChicago Philharmonic performs works of John Williams
Chicago Philharmonic Richard Kaufman Conductor Chicago Philharmonic is proud to be a part of the Kohler Foundation's 79th Annual Distinguish Guest Series for 2023-2024. On Friday, November 3 in Kohler, Wisconsin — Chicago Philharmonic presents works by the renowned composer, John Williams. Over 60 musicians will grace the Kohler Memorial stage and transport you to Hollywood with compositions from Superman, E.T., Indiana Jones, and many more!Kohler Memorial Stage, 260 School St, Kohler, WI 53044Friday, November 3, 2023 from 7:00PM to 9:00PM
open eventTerence Blanchard: Film Scores LIVE!
Terence Blanchard: Film Scores LIVE! with The E-Collective & Chicago Philharmonic Saturday, January 13, 2024 at 7:30PM Auditorium Theatre Chicago Philharmonic Terence Blanchard Trumpeter, Pianist, Composer The E-Collective Quintet Scott Speck Conductor SEVEN-TIME GRAMMY WINNER & TWO-TIME OSCAR NOMINEE TERENCE BLANCHARD joins CHICAGO PHILHARMONIC, CONDUCTOR SCOTT SPECK, & THE E-COLLECTIVE for an evening showcasing the bandleader, trumpeter, and composer’s greatest works for film. Sec...Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive Chicago, IL 60605Saturday, January 13, 2024 from 7:30PM to 9:30PM
What They Say
“One of the country’s finest symphonic orchestras.”
- John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune
“One of the finest ballet orchestras in the country.”
– Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun Times
“A major musical center like Chicago needs as many ambitious, thriving orchestras as it can get. May Chicago Philharmonic continue to prosper.”
– Wynne Delacoma, Chicago Classical Review
Founded by musicians of the Lyric Opera Orchestra in 1989, The Chicago Philharmonic Society is a collaboration of over 200 of the highest-level classical musicians in the Midwest. Our orchestra, known as the Chicago Philharmonic, has been called one of the country’s finest symphonic orchestras. The brilliance of our structure is in our versatility – we curate the best ensemble for each concert from our exceptional pool of musicians, be it classical, jazz, pop, movie concerts, outreach programming, and everything else.