Saturday, May 23, 2020, 7:30pm
Yaniv Dinur, Music Director
The Finnish Line
Lotta Wennakoski: Hava
Kalevi Aho: “Sieidi” Percussion Concerto
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Chicago Symphony’s principal percussionist, Cynthia Yeh, demonstrates her astonishing mastery in Kalevi Aho’s Percussion Concerto. The orchestra opens this all-Finnish concert with Lotta Wennakoski’s intangible music and closes with Sibelius’s majestic Fifth Symphony in what is bound to be an unforgettable season finale.
Join Music Director Yaniv Dinur in the Penler Space at 6:30pm for a free pre-concert talk.
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