Each season, Symphony Center offers special concerts appropriate for children ages 5 and up, including Vienna Boys Choir, Merry, Merry Chicago! and select CSO at the Movies concerts.

All-Access Chamber series: Free chamber music concerts featuring CSO musicians

October 2018-June 2019

In the 2018/19 All-Access season, experience unparalleled artistry and exceptional, personally curated chamber music performed by members of the CSO. This season, the CSO All-Access Chamber Music series travels to three beautiful locations on Chicago’s South Shore in addition to performing three concerts at Symphony Center’s Buntrock Hall.

Tickets are FREE but required for all All-Access concerts. To reserve your free tickets, click on the concert event detail page below, call Patron Services at 312-294-3000 or stop by the Box Office.


Vienna Boys Choir: Christmas in Vienna
November 24, 2018

The Vienna Boys Choir brings the sounds of the holidays to Symphony Center. Enjoy this enchanting afternoon of popular folk songs, classical masterpieces and beloved holiday favorites, perfect for the whole family.


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™ in Concert
Friday, December 7-9, 2018

This concert features the film Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™ in high-definition, on a giant screen, while members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform John Williams’ unforgettable score. Relive every magical moment as the music brings life to a story that has enchanted the world.

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Merry, Merry Chicago
December 14-23, 2018

Ring in the holidays at Symphony Center with Merry, Merry Chicago! This festive event features treasured carols, a spirited sing-along of holiday favorites and a visit by a very special guest from the North Pole.