• Ticket Price
    Students Half Price
  • Duration
    2hrs 10min
    One intermission
Chen Conducts Rachmaninoff

Chen Conducts Rachmaninoff

Chicago’s Mei-Ann Chen leads the Orchestra! The concert opens with Florence Price’s Dance of the Canebrakes, a lively work inspired by African American folk music. Anne Marie McDermott performs Beethoven’s brilliant Piano Concerto No. 1. Rachmaninoff’s dramatic Symphonic Dances closes the evening.

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  • Nixon Lauridsen & Virginia Croskery Lauridsen


  • PRICE Dance of the Canebrakes
  • BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1
  • RACHMANINOFF Symphonic Dances