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July 30, 2022 7:00-8:30 p.m. Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL
The West Suburban Symphony returns to Cantigny for a Ravinia-style performance. The orchestra, led by Maestro Peter Lipari, will perform a 75-minute concert. *no intermission
Kick back and enjoy some of the best movie music ever written! The program includes a medley of John Williams’ greatest melodies along with film and TV music by Elmer Bernstein, Danny Elfman, Jerry Goldsmith, Stephen Sondheim and Hans Zimmer. The orchestra will play a piece written for WSS by Downers Grove composer, Thomas Maslan, that is often played on Chicago’s own Svengoolie television show, hosted by Rich Koz.
This concert is free with just a $10 parking fee per car. Seating is on the lawn outside the First Division Museum. Bringing your own chairs, blankets, and picnics are welcome. Concessions from Mamie’s Toffee & Treats, Golden Eagle Hot Dogs, and Aunt Tina’s Sound Bites will be available as well. *This is a rain or shine event.