February on TourThe St. Louis Symphony begins their tour in the south eastern part of Spain in València with Violinist Gil Shaham who is to perform Korngold’s Violin Concerto with the orchestra.The orchestra then travels to the central capital of Spain Madrid to perform with Swedish trumpeter Håkan Hardenberger who joins the orchestra as the featured soloist for the first of two Madrid concerts, a second night in Madrid, the STL Symphony welcomes back Gil Shaham to perform Korngold’s Violin ConcertoThe Spain Tour comes to a close in northern Spain in the city of Oviedo.

Concerts at the new Philharmonie de Paris, Vienna’s Musikverein and Milan’s Teatro alla Scala are on the itinerary for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s sixth European tour under Riccardo Muti, announced May 11.The tour, which consists of 11 concerts Jan. 13-27 in seven cities, marks the CSO’s 33rd trip to Europe and the 60th international excursion in its history, so we are extremely proud to be providing our transportation services for them.