Chicago Tribune on the Town
Northbrook Symphony Orchestra: Music director Lawrence Rapchak begins the NSO season with the second installment of his enterprising series “In Mahler’s Shadow,” a program including the Chicago-area premiere of Austrian Composer Hans Rott’s Symphony in E major. Did Gustav Mahler crib portions of his First Symphony from his classmates’s 1878-80 work, written a decade earlier? You decided.
Sept. 22 aqt Sheely Center for the Performing Arts, Glenbrook North High School, 2300 Shermer Road., Northbrook; $30-50, $8 for students and children; thenso.org
John von Rhein