DePaul Symphony Orchestra at Orchestra Hall

Since 1986, the DePaul Symphony Orchestra's Spring Concert has showcased the diverse talents of the highly gifted students from the School of Music. This year's concert, led by conductor Cliff Colnot, will include Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5



Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64

Read the concert program.

The online ticket reservation system is now closed. If you would like to attend tonight's performance, please visit the Symphony Center box office in person at 220 S. Michigan Avenue.

Doors will open at 6 pm.
Please plan to arrive early to ensure you have a seat. This event routinely sells out and seating is guaranteed only until 7 pm. 

New this year, a pre-concert vocal recital will take place on stage from 7-7:30 pm, featuring vocal performance students singing selections from well-known operas. Seating for the main DePaul Symphony Orchestra performance will continue throughout the pre-concert, however anyone who leaves the hall during the main DePaul Symphony Orchestra performance will only be allowed to reenter between pieces.

If you are interested in purchasing a ticket or table to the gala evening that preceeds the concert, please click here for further information.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 8:00pm

Symphony Center 220 S Michigan Avenue, Chicago

Event Type



School of Music, (All) School of Music, Orchestra, Winds, Brass and Percussion, Opera, Piano, Special Events


Free but reservations are required.

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Tariqah Shakir-Muhammad

Tariqah Shakir-Muhammad left a positive review 5/24/2017

Sensational performance; every musician brought passion and fire into the symphonies. Thank you DePaul School of Music for such a treat.

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