The Evanston Symphony Orchestra’s 68th season – titled Celebrate Evanston! in honor of the city's sesquicentennial -- features four subscription concerts at Northwestern's Pick-Staiger Concert Hall.
All concerts, conducted by Music Director Lawrence Eckerling, are on Sunday afternoons at 2:30 p.m.
The season opens Nov. 10 with a program titled Evanston 150 and featuring the world premiere of Evanston Fanfare, composed for the ESO brass section by Mark Gresham. The program also includes Ravel’s Bolero, Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition, and Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals with duo-pianists Kyle and Ryan Jannak-Huang and narrator Toni-Marie Montgomery.
Season subscriptions for the four concerts are now available at $96 for adults, $80 for seniors (62 and over), $20 for full-time students and free for children 12 and under when accompanied by an adult.
Order forms and additional information are available online or by calling 847.864.8804. Online sales for single tickets start Aug. 1.
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