Nominated “Best Opera Orchestra”
by the International Opera Awards 2018
Nominated “Best Opera Orchestra” by the International Opera Awards 2018, the Lyric Opera Orchestra has been a vital and integral part of Lyric Opera of Chicago since the company’s founding and first performances of Mozart’s Don Giovanni in February of 1954. 2021-2022 marks the Lyric Opera Orchestra's 67th season, performing works by Verdi, Mozart, Donizetti, Puccini, Catan, Mazzoli, Vavrek, Blanchard, and Lemmons with an impressive array of international opera stars and conductors.
But we are so much more.
September 17, 2021
The Elixir of Love
September 26, 2021
The Magic Flute
November 3, 2021