Ravinia 2012 schedule announced

March 8, 2012 9:48:17 AM PST
The stage is set for a summer of great performances at Ravinia.

The lineup released Thursday includes some newcomers as well as some returning artists.

Performing for the first time at Ravinia will be Sarah McLachlan, Santana, Esperanza Spaulding, Duran Duran as well as Al Green and Gavin Degraw.

Returning artists include James Taylor, Train, Crosy Stills and Nash, and Diana Krall, just to name a few.

The summer festival season at Ravinia begins June 7 and runs through September 9.