Grant Park Music Festival 2014 in Millennium Park

The Grant Park Music Festival celebrates its 80th season June 11-August 16 in Millennium Park.

Cloud Gate at Millennium Park in Chicago

Cloud Gate at Millennium Park in Chicago

Join Carlos Kalmar and the Grant Park Orchestra for the Festival’s 80th Anniversary Season opener, featuring the dazzling young piano sensation Natasha Paremski performing one of Tchaikovsky’s keyboard gems.

Jay Pritzker Pavillion Concert Venue

Jay Pritzker Pavillion Concert Venue

 

Club 615

Pre-Concert Lectures Saturdays at 6:15pm.

Choral Hall, Jay Pritzker Pavilion

 

Lunchtime Rehearsals and Docent-Led Talks

Audiences can watch as the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus and guest artists rehearse upcoming performances. Rehearsals take place Tuesday-Friday from 11am-1pm all season long at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion.

During breaks in rehearsals, Festival docents lead informal talks about the music, composers, and the history of classical music.

See the Events Calendar for an updated list of rehearsal dates and times.

Jay Pritzker Pavillion in Chicago

Jay Pritzker Pavillion in Chicago

 

2014 Schedule

(All programs subject to change)

June

  • Wednesday, June 11, 6:30pm
  • Friday, June 13, 6:30pm (at the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway)
  • Saturday, June 14, 7:30pm (at the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway)
  • Wednesday, June 18, 6:30pm
  • Friday, June 20, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, June 21, 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, June 25, 6:30pm
  • Friday, June 27, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, June 28, 7:30pm


 

July

  • Wednesday, July 2, 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 4, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, July 5, 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 9, 8pm
  • Friday, July 11, 6:30pm (at the South Shore Cultural Center)
  • Saturday, July 12, 8pm
  • Wednesday, July 16, 6:30pm
  • Thursday, July 17, 7pm (at the South Shore Cultural Center)
  • Friday, July 18, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, July 19, 7:30pm
  • Sunday, July 20, 3pm (at the Columbus Park Refectory)
  • Wednesday, July 23, 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 25, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, July 26, 7:30pm
  • Monday, July 28, 6:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 30, 6:30pm
Friday, August 15, 6:30pm

  • Saturday, August 16, 7:30pm

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August

  • Friday, August 1, 6:30pm (at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance)
  • Saturday, August 2, 7:30pm (at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance)
  • Wednesday, August 6, 6:30pm
  • Friday, August 8, 7:30pm
  • Saturday, August 9, 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, August 13, 6:30pm
  • Friday, August 15, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, August 16, 7:30pm

 

 

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Location:
Millennium Park, Jay Pritzker Pavilion
201 East Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601

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Admission:
FREE

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Website:
For more information, please visit www.grantparkmusicfestival.com

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Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Trvel Guides @ www.vino-con-vista.com

 

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