Christine Brewer Headlines Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s 2023-24 Season

By David Salazar

The Illinois-based Elgin Symphony Orchestra has announced its 2023-24 season, the 74th in its history.

For the purposes of this article, our sole focus will be on vocal performances.

The season opens with soprano Christine Brewer taking on Strauss’ famed “Four Last Songs.”

Performance Dates: Oct. 7 & 8, 2023

The Elgin Symphony Orchestra season comes to a close with performances of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9. The soloists will be announced at a later date.

Performance Dates: May 4 & 5, 2024

Additionally, the orchestral will perform alongside such famed artists as Stephen Rose, Brant Taylor, Brandon Patrick George, Isabella Lippi, and Orli Shaham. In sum, the ensemble will present six concerts throughout the 2023-24 season.