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Angela Gheorghiu joins World Orchestra for Peace in Chicago, October 21

A press release issued by Chicago Symphony Orchestra states:

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association is pleased to announce that soprano Angela Gheorghiu will join the World Orchestra for Peace as soloist in its Symphony Center Presents Orchestra series appearance on Sunday, October 21, 2012, at 1:15 p.m.

Sir Georg Solti 100th Birthday Concert
World Orchestra for Peace
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, soprano
René Pape, bass
Lady Solti, host
Alumni of the Solti Accademia and Solti Foundation US
Past and Present Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra 

MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro, K. 492
STRAUSS Don Juan, Op. 20
MOZART and VERDI Selected Arias and Ensembles
MAHLER Adagietto from Symphony No. 5
BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra

So, back to Chicago. Great! Waiting for the official confirmation.
According to CSO website, the tickets go on sale on August 10.



  1. Also in New York on October 19 (at Carnegie Hall). It is on Angela's sites.

  2. That's wonderful. I understand they are doing the same concert at Carbegir Hall, New York on October 19.