Chicago Phil’s Biggest Summer YET!

  This summer was Chicago Philharmonic’s biggest summer YET! We’ve been brimming with excitement as we’ve showcased unforgettable film concerts, delved into meaningful community initiatives, and embarked on thrilling collaborations. And guess what? The season hasn’t even officially begun and we’re already starting the year out stronger than ever. Let’s take a moment to reflect… Continue reading Chicago Phil’s Biggest Summer YET!


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— A student program specially curated for Chicagoland high school and college students.     Are you a student in the Chicagoland area looking to unlock a world of fresh music, excitement, and opportunity? Look no further! Introducing STUDENT XCLUSIVE—a student program designed by Chicago Philharmonic for college and high school students. With STUDENT XCLUSIVE,… Continue reading Introducing STUDENT XCLUSIVE

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Sleeping At Last: Discover the Musical Magic Woven by Ryan O’Neal

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Sleeping At Last is the moniker of Chicago-based singer-songwriter, producer, and composer, Ryan O’Neal. Ryan joins Chicago Philharmonic in concert for our September 9, 2023 Harris Fest performance.     Music has the extraordinary power to touch our souls and unlock emotions we didn’t know existed. One artist who masterfully harnesses this ethereal charm is… Continue reading Sleeping At Last: Discover the Musical Magic Woven by Ryan O’Neal

Chicago Philharmonic’s 2023-2024 Symphonic Series at a Glance!

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Chicago Philharmonic gifted the audience on that night… We were seeing real people who looked like us on the movie screen… and in the Philharmonic on stage. —Third Coast Review, Marvel Studious’ Black Panther in Concert   Thrilled to showcase its highly anticipated 2023-2024 season, Chicago Philharmonic presents an innovative and diverse program that celebrates… Continue reading Chicago Philharmonic’s 2023-2024 Symphonic Series at a Glance!

Chi Phil AMP 22/23 Recap: What a year!

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Musician mentors Nico Chona, Bobby Everson, Karin Ursin, Jeremy Ruthrauff, Matt Lee, and Adam Moen alongside their mentees at Benito Juarez Community Academy.    What is AMP?  AMP (Academy of Music Performance) provides young music students with meaningful, repeated interactions with, and mentoring by, Chicago Philharmonic musicians. Musician-mentors provide master classes and side-by-side rehearsals and… Continue reading Chi Phil AMP 22/23 Recap: What a year!

Meet the Staff of Chicago Phil!

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  Chicago Philharmonic has wowed audiences with its incredible performances for years, captivating music lovers with innovative, genre-bending concerts. While the musicians may take center stage, there’s another group of individuals who work tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure that every concert runs smoothly – the administrative staff. Meet our small but mighty team! From… Continue reading Meet the Staff of Chicago Phil!

Meet Kishi Bashi

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Chicago Philharmonic presents acclaimed guest artist Kishi Bashi on April 15, 2023 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance for a multimedia performance of Kishi Bashi’s Improvisations on EO9066.   Kishi Bashi is the pseudonym of singer, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter Kaoru Ishibashi. Born in Seattle, Washington, Ishibashi grew up in Norfolk, Virginia where both of… Continue reading Meet Kishi Bashi