Certified yoga instructor and DSO Librarian Ethan Allen leads a group yoga session open to all skill levels while accompanied by rhythms and tranquil sounds performed liv…
6 Symphonies, 3 Piano Concerti, and much more...all in 3 weeks! Join Leonard Slatkin and the DSO in a Festival celebrating the life, music, and magic of Tchaikovsky!
As a thank you to our patrons for your support this season, the DSO and Thomas Wilkins invite you to our Patron Appreciation Concert! Please join us for this special even…
For 36 years, the Classical Roots concert has celebrated African-American contributions to classical music. Led by Thomas Wilkins, former DSO assistant conductor and now …
Civic Wind Ensemble
Dr. Kenneth Thompson, conductor
Maslanka Symphony No. 4
Civic Youth Orchestra
Andres Moran, conductor
Tchaikovsky Coronation March
Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances
Benefactor - $500 (Fair Market Value: $225)
Strolling dinner with reserved seating
Dessert and Dancing Afterglow
Patron - $175 (Fair Market Value: $150)
Enjoy a festival atmosphere in the Max M. Fisher Music Center. One ticket provides admission to the entire venue, allowing you wander throughout to witness a variety of c…
Max Choral Showcase
Gerald Custer and Andrew Kreckmann, conductors
$15 — General Admission
$10 — Non-WSU Student
$7.50 — Friends of Music Member…
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An irritable grouchy old man moves in to the apartment above…
Douglas Boyd, conductor
Ralph Skiano, clarinet
MOZART Clarinet Concerto
MOZART Symphony No. 39
Mistress of the Irish Fiddle, Natalie MacMaster returns to Orchestra Hall with her distinctive Nova Scotia sound. Celebrate the wearin’ o’ the green with Natalie MacMaster on Saint Patrick’s weekend.
All aboard the Jazz Express! Trumpeter Kris Johnson will take the entire family on an interactive, musical journey exploring the wonderful world of Jazz. This concert is …
An irritable grouchy old man moves in to the apartment above Christoph and his family in Vienna. Christoph is not pleased at all by Beethoven’s arrival, but bit by bit h…
Join us for an exclusive subscriber benefit - our annual Young People's & Family Concerts Season Ice Cream Party.
Held in the Paradise Lounge, immediately following th…
Gabriel Kahane - piano, guitars, banjo, and vocals
Rob Moose - violin and guitars
Folk intersects with classical music as this multi-faceted duo takes the stage for a…
John Storgårds, conductor
David Buck, flute
GRIEG Lyric Suite
NIELSEN Concerto for Flute and Orchestra
Sibelius Symphony No. 5
Tickets start at $15 or receive FREE admission with the purchase of DSO Paradise ticket. Future and present collide in an exciting night of music as the musicians of the …
Legendary jazz saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter is regarded as one of the most significant and prolific performers and composers in jazz and modern music. His music…
JAMES TATUM FOUNDATION
28th Annual Classical / Jazz Concert
Tribute to Nelson Mandela & Dr. Martin L. King Jr.
Called "a first-rate artist of real musical command, vitality, brilliance, and intensity" by the Chicago Tribune, Avery Fisher Career Grant winner Karen Gomyo returns to …
Eddie Palmieri warms up your winter with hot Latin Jazz! Blending the rhythms of his Puerto Rican heritage with modern jazz, nine-time Grammy Award winner Palmieri stands…
Jazz Big Band
Christopher Collins, conductor
$15 — General Admission
$10 — Non-WSU Student
$7.50 — Friends of Music Members*
$5 — WSU Students…
Legendary violinist Gil Shaham opens the 2013-14 Classical season with the world premiere of Bright Sheng's concerto for violin, "Let Fly."
Internationally renowned conductor Leonard Slatkin began his tenure as Music Director of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in 2008. In addition, Maestro Slatkin is the Music Director of the Orchestre National de Lyon, a position he has held since 2011. He is highly regarded for his historic leadership of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra from 1979 to 1996 and his tenure as Music Director of the National Symphony Orchestra from 1996 to 2008. He has also served as Chief Conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra and held Principal Guest Conductor positions with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Philharmonia Orchestra and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Learn more at leonardslatkin.com
Gil Shaham was born in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, in 1971. He moved with his parents to Israel, where he began violin studies with Samuel Bernstein of the Rubin Academy of Music at the age of seven, receiving annual scholarships from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation. In 1981, while studying with Haim Taub in Jerusalem, he made debuts with the Jerusalem Symphony and the Israel Philharmonic. That same year he began his studies with Dorothy DeLay and Jens Ellerman at Aspen. In 1982, after taking first prize in Israel’s Claremont Competition, he became a scholarship student at Juilliard, where he worked with DeLay and Hyo Kang. He also studied at Columbia University.Shaham was awarded an Avery Fisher Career Grant in 1990, and in 2008 he received the coveted Avery Fisher Award. He plays the 1699 “Countess Polignac” Stradivarius. Shaham lives in New York City with his wife, violinist Adele Anthony, and their three children.