2/14/2013 2:03:00 PM Yo-Yo Ma to perform with symphony
CHICAGO (AP) — Conductor Riccardo Muti plans ten weeks of performances with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra during its 2013-2014 season.
The symphony announced the lineup for next season this week. It will be Muti’s fourth season as the symphony’s music director. He plans performances in Chicago during September and October of this year and January, February, March and June of next year.
The composer and famed cellist Yo-Yo Ma will perform a work by Giovanni Sollima along with the orchestra.
Muti also will lead the orchestra’s performance of “Voices of Silence,” written by Ennio Morricone to commemorate the 9/11 attacks.