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Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra: “TO A NEW WORLD”

Presented by Elmhurst Symphony Association at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church, Elmhurst IL

Mar 11 2023
Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra: “TO A NEW WORLD”

Cellist Jean Hatmaker Performs Tchaikovsky's Pezzo capriccioso

Music director and conductor, Stephen Alltop, highlights famous compositions inspired by an early America.

The program features classic works by Coleridge-Taylor, Dvořák, and Tchaikovsky and includes guest musicians, cellist Jean Hatmaker and violinist Isabel Chen, the 2021 Stanger Young Artist Competition Winner.

What’s Interesting About This Concert

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, a British descendant of freed African-American slaves, was greatly inspired by American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s epic The Song of Hiawatha and chose to set the poem to music in what became one of the composer’s

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General Admission tickets ($35) and reduced fare tickets for Students and Seniors are available here. 

Contact: (630) 941-0202


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Additional time info:

The popular pre-concert lecture with Ted Hatmaker is back for this concert and will begin at 5:45 PM.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church

149 West Brush Hill Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126


Located just off Roosevelt Road between York Road and Route 83-next to the new Elmhurst Hospital. Brush Hill Road is the frontage road that runs along the north side of Roosevelt Road.

Free parking is available on both the south and west sides of the Building. Additional parking is located at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, the Orange Lot (southwest corner) a short 3-5 minute walk. Feel free to drop your passengers at the door before parking in the remote lot.


    • Wheelchair Access

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