John Williams – Chicago 2022 – An Evening with John Williams [CANCELLED]

The concert ‘An Evening with John Williams’, scheduled for Thursday, June 9, 2022 (read more), where legendary composer and conductor John Williams was going to lead the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, has been cancelled.


Official statement:

“An Evening With John Williams, originally scheduled for June 9, 2022, has been canceled due to an unexpected schedule conflict for conductor John Williams. According to a statement from his management, ‘John Williams greatly regrets that due to a scheduling change in a prior film commitment, he will be unavailable to conduct the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on June 9. He very much looks forward to reuniting with the orchestra and rescheduling this concert as soon as possible.’


If you held tickets for the original program, the value of your tickets has been placed on your account for future use. Please contact Patron Services 312-294-3000 for more information and additional ticket options.”


A new program for this concert has been announced: “Kelli O’Hara Sings Broadway”, featuring the Tony Award-winning soprano, singing hits from the Broadway catalog with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra led by conductor Steven Reineke.


Information of the new concert: