Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra

IPO makes its jubilant return to the stage of Ozinga Chapel Auditorium for its 2021-22 season!


March 12, 2022 – 3 PM 

Stilian Kirov, Conductor

Anima-Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus

Abels Frederick’s Fables

Ravel Mother Goose Suite

Thomas World premier Co-commission with Anima-Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus and text featuring Gwendolyn Brooks’ Bronzeville Boys and Girls


In residence at Trinity Christian College, the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra (IPO) is a leading performing arts organization in Chicago’s Southland providing professional orchestral music of beauty and excellence to the region. IPO’s repertoire ranges from Baroque and Classical masterpieces, to world premieres and modern favorites. The Illinois Council of Orchestras named IPO the “Illinois Professional Orchestra of the Year” in 1992, 2010, and 2020, recognizing IPO’s overall artistic excellence.