Illinois Symphony Orchestra’s The Lincoln Train Concert, May 5, 2015
Illinois Symphony Orchestra’s The Lincoln Train Concert
Illinois Premiere of The Lonesome Train
Celebrate the life of Abraham Lincoln in Earl Robinson’s The Lonesome Train, a musical illustration of Lincoln’s Funeral Train.
Ride the rails with Honegger’s masterful depiction of a steam train in Pacific 231, Copland’s spike-driving John Henry, and George Gershwin’s beloved Suite from Porgy and Bess.
An event not to be missed as part of the 2015 Lincoln Funeral Coalition re-enactment commemoration!