About Matthew Aucoin
Matthew Aucoin is an American composer, conductor, writer, and pianist. He is Artist in Residence at Los Angeles Opera, and has worked as a composer and conductor with the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, the American Repertory Theater, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and Music Academy of the West.
Matthew Aucoin returns to lead members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf and Suppe’s Light Cavalry Overture. The concert on April 29 also spotlights the performers of the Magic Circle Mime Company.