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Chicago Symphony Orchestra

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) was founded by Theodore Thomas in 1891. The ensemble makes its home at Orchestra Hall in Chicago and plays a summer season at the Ravinia Festival. The music director is Riccardo Muti, who began his tenure in 2010. The CSO is one of five American orchestras commonly referred to as the "Big Five".

Birth and Death Data: Born 1891

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

Notes: Formed under the name Chicago Orchestra in 1891; renamed Theodore Thomas Orchestra in 1906; renamed Chicago Symphony Orchestra in 1912.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 97 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CVE-34049 12-in. 12/19/1925 Carneval overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-34050 12-in. 12/19/1925 Carneval overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-34054 12-in. 12/20/1925 In springtime : Overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-34055 12-in. 12/20/1925 In springtime : Overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor BVE-34065 10-in. 12/22/1925 To a water-lily Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor BVE-34066 10-in. 12/22/1925 To a wild rose Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-34067 12-in. 12/22/1925 Valse triste Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-34068 12-in. 12/22/1925 Serenade, op. 63 Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor BVE-34069 10-in. 12/22/1925 Fairy tales : Intermezzo Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-34069 12-in. 12/22/1926 Fairy tales : Folkdance Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37270 12-in. 12/20/1926 Die Meistersinger : Overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37271 12-in. 12/20/1926 Die Meistersinger : Overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37272 12-in. 12/20/1926 Wine, woman, and song Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37274 12-in. 12/21/1926 Southern roses Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37275 12-in. 12/21/1926 Mignon : Overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37276 12-in. 12/21/1926 Mignon : Overture Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37277 12-in. 12/21/1926 Hungarian dances : Nos. 17-19, part 1 Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37281 12-in. 12/22/1926 Largo Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra and organ Musical group  
Victor CVE-37282 12-in. 12/22/1926 Pomp and circumstance march Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra and organ Musical group  
Victor CVE-37283 12-in. 12/22/1926 Hungarian dances : Nos. 20 and 21 Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-37284 12-in. 12/22/1926 Slavonic dance no. 8 in G minor Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-41382 12-in. 12/18/1927 Symphony no. 5, in E minor Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-41383 12-in. 12/18/1927 Symphony no. 5, in E minor Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-41384 12-in. 12/19/1927 Symphony no. 5, in E minor Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
Victor CVE-41385 12-in. 12/19/1927 Symphony no. 5, in E minor Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock Orchestra Musical group  
(Results 1-25 of 97 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chicago Symphony Orchestra," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102127.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102127.

"Chicago Symphony Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.

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