Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Director, Office of the Music Director Riccardo Muti
November 2015 — Present
The central mission of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA) is to present classical music through the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) to Chicago, national and international audiences. Led by Music Director Riccardo Muti, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is one of the pre-eminent orchestras in the world. Together, the institution is renowned not only for its superlative performances but also for its programs that develop and sustain a strong and diverse audience base, provide superior education and community programs and nurture the awareness and enjoyment of music in the life of the greater Chicago community and beyond.