Riccardo Muti leads the CSO, one of America’s best symphonies, known for fervent subscribers and an untouchable brass section. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is the group's creative consultant and a frequent soloist. The season runs from September to May at Symphony Center; Daniel Burnham designed the Orchestra Hall.

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours activity

Chicago Architecture River Cruise


The group also plays summer shows at the outdoor Ravinia Festival in suburban Highland Park.