Jazz virtuoso James Carter performs his showcase piece Concerto for Saxophones.

Concerto for Saxophones

Summer heats up with jazz virtuoso James Carter performing Roberto Sierra's Concerto for Saxophones. Works exploring Brazilian folklore, the tango, and the prairies of Argentina round out this night of Latin American music.


Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, Conductor
James Carter, Saxophones


Piazzolla: Milongón Festival
Ginastera: Pampeana No. 3
Sierra: Concerto for Saxophones
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 7

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This event is sponsored by:

Colleen and Lloyd Fry and the Lloyd A. Fry Foundation