Lake Forest Symphony strings prove rich and resplendent in varied program

“Where are the brass?” asked one late-arriving patron surveying the stage in Grayslake.

Indeed, it was a string orchestra lineup for the Lake Forest Symphony’s penultimate program of the season, performed Saturday night at the James Lumber Center in the far north suburb. But so rich and involving were the performances led by Vladimir Kulenovic that even wind and brass fanciers surely left satisfied.