The 2008/2009 season
The Planets at Millennium Park
Friday, August 22, 2008, 7:30 pm
Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park
Due to popular demand, the Chicago Sinfonietta and the Adler Planetarium present an encore performance of our legendary sight and sound spectacular on Chicago’s most spectacular stage.
Astronomer and visual artist Dr. José Francisco Salgado’s breathtaking video suite is projected on a giant screen while the orchestra performs Gustav Holst’s dramatic masterwork. Immerse yourself in this unforgettable pageant of sight and sound.
This concert is free and open to the public.
Kay: Overture to the Theater Set
Ginastera: Estancia Dances
Holst: The Planets
Special thanks to the Pritzker Foundation for their generous support.
I'll certainly be there eating space cheese and drinking space champagne*.
*Okay, space sparkling wine.