Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Romantic Legends

Saturday, October 13, 2018

7:30 PM

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra is proud to present its first concert of its 42nd season, “Romantic Legends,” on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 7:30 pm, in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall inside the Music Building, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb. There will be a free pre-concert talk led by Music Director and Conductor Linc Smelser, at 6:30 pm in the Recital Hall.

On the evening’s program will be Prelude to Act 1 of Lohengrin, by Richard Wagner, dedicated to the memory of Thomas Sims and Susan Huhta; Violin Concerto No.3 in B minor, Op.61, by Camille Saint-Saëns, featuring soloist Stephanie Jeong; and Symphony No.6 in D Major, Op. 60, by Antonin Dvořák.

Violinist Stephanie Jeong is the associate concertmaster of the Chicago Symphony
Orchestra. Prior to joining the CSO, she was a member of the New York Philharmonic. For more information about Jeong, visit

This concert is supported in part by the Kishwaukee Symphony Associates. WNIU/WNIJ is the radio station sponsor for the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra, featuring KSO concerts on select Monday nights on its Encore program.

Tickets may also be purchased, with cash, check, or credit card, by visiting the box office at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St., DeKalb, between 3 and 6 pm on a Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday. Tickets can be purchased with cash, check, or credit card. Tickets may also be purchased with a credit card via telephone at 815.758.1225.

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