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Utah Symphony Announces 2019-20 Films In Concert Series Photo Utah Symphony Announces 2019-20 Films In Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019

As part of its 2019-20 Zions Bank Films in Concert series, the Utah Symphony today announced six blockbuster and award-winning movies on the big screen at Abravanel Hall with the film scores performed live to picture by the orchestra. Subscription packages for the Films in Concert Series go on sale ...
Utah Symphony Presents Screening Of 'Star Wars: A New Hope' Photo Utah Symphony Presents Screening Of 'Star Wars: A New Hope'
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2019

Jedis will flock to witness "Star Wars: A New Hope" in Concert on May 9 and 13 at 7 PM with an already nearly sold out performance on Saturday May 11. The famous, Oscar-winning score by John Williams, performed by Utah Symphony, will be paired with the full-length motion picture film on the big scre...
Utah Symphony And Utah Opera Commemorate 150th Anniversary Of Transcontinental Railro Photo Utah Symphony And Utah Opera Commemorate 150th Anniversary Of Transcontinental Railroad
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2019

Utah Symphony and Utah Opera (USUO) unveil a series of creative projects to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike, the ceremonial final spike that joined the rails of America's First Transcontinental Railroad at Promontory Summit, Utah in 1869. After a concert with the Mormon Taberna...
Guest Conductor Vassily Sinaisky Conducts An Evening Of Rachmaninoff And Shostakovich Photo Guest Conductor Vassily Sinaisky Conducts An Evening Of Rachmaninoff And Shostakovich In His Utah Symphony Debut
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2019

Complete your week with a musical treat provided by Utah Symphony Guest Conductor Vassily Sinaisky and Guest Pianist Simon Trp eski for an evening of music composed by Rachmaninoff and Shostakovich on April 12 at 7:30 PM and April 13 at 5:30 PM in Abravanel Hall. Tickets, priced from $18 to $69 ($15...
Utah Symphony Announces Six-Concert Series At New Noorda Center Photo Utah Symphony Announces Six-Concert Series At New Noorda Center
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2019

The Utah Symphony and Utah Valley University officials today announced the Utah Symphony's six concert series at the new 130,000 square foot Noorda Center for the Performing Arts in Orem, Utah as part of the orchestra's 2019-20 season. Subscriptions are on sale now starting from $96 at utahsymphony....
Utah Symphony Presents Dvorak's 'New World' Symphony Photo Utah Symphony Presents Dvorak's 'New World' Symphony
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2019

Join Utah Symphony's next Masterwork Series concert for an adventurous night with Dvorak's New World Symphony at Abravanel Hall on March 29 & 30, 7:30PM. Utah Symphony Music Director Thierry Fischer will conduct the concert with award-winning Guest Cellist Alban Gerhardt. Works by Rossini, Dutilleux...
Utah Symphony Family Series Present Kid-Friendly Programming Photo Utah Symphony Family Series Present Kid-Friendly Programming
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2019

In conjunction with Ballet West II and Story Pirates, Utah Symphony continues its Family Series by providing marvelous symphonic music in family-friendly performances. Ballet West II will join Utah Symphony in Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf," a short ballet written to introduce children to orchestr...
Utah Symphony Presents Lerner And Loewe's MY FAIR LADY Photo Utah Symphony Presents Lerner And Loewe's MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2019

Bring a valentine to enjoy the production of Lerner and Loewe's "My Fair Lady" with the Utah Symphony playing the exquisite musical score in Abravanel Hall on February 15 & 16 7:30 PM. This classic Broadway hit will be performed by Broadway singers in period costumes and the Utah Symphony will play ...
Utah Symphony Presents Lerner And Loewe's MY FAIR LADY Photo Utah Symphony Presents Lerner And Loewe's MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2019

Bring a valentine to enjoy the production of Lerner and Loewe's "My Fair Lady" with the Utah Symphony playing the exquisite musical score in Abravanel Hall on February 15 & 16 7:30 PM. This classic Broadway hit will be performed by Broadway singers in period costumes and the Utah Symphony will play ...
Utah Symphony Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Utah Symphony Announces 2019-20 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2019

Music Director Thierry Fischer and President & CEO Paul Meecham today announced the Utah Symphony's 2019-20 season, sponsored by the George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles Foundation, with highlights including multi-media concert experiences featuring the twelve movements from Olivier Messiaen's Des canyo...
Utah Symphony Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Utah Symphony Announces 2019-20 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2019

Music Director Thierry Fischer and President & CEO Paul Meecham today announced the Utah Symphony's 2019-20 season, with highlights including multimedia concert experiences featuring the twelve movements of Messiaen's Des canyons aux toiles (From the canyons to the stars), the release of Berlioz and...
Thierry Fischer Leads The Utah Symphony In Two Consecutive Weekends Photo Thierry Fischer Leads The Utah Symphony In Two Consecutive Weekends
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2019

Accompany Utah Symphony Music Director Thierry Fischer in two consecutive Masterworks weekends as the Utah Symphony completes the cycle of J.S. Bach's renowned Brandenburg Concertos at 7:30 PM in Abravanel Hall. In combination with the beloved, Baroque classics, the performances also include works o...
150th Anniversary Of Transcontinental Railway Commemorated With Utah Symphony Orchest Photo 150th Anniversary Of Transcontinental Railway Commemorated With Utah Symphony Orchestral Work And 10-Minute Operas
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2018

Utah Symphony and Utah Opera unveil a series of creative projects to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike, where the final railway spike north of the Great Salt Lake connected the rails of America's First Transcontinental Railway at Promontory Summit in May 1869. The projects are pa...
Utah Symphony Presents Festive Holiday Programming Photo Utah Symphony Presents Festive Holiday Programming
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2018

This holiday season, the Utah Symphony presents a jam-packed program that will entertain kids of all ages from one to 92. Between the magnificence of a 2,000-voice audience sing-a-long with Handel's "Messiah," to show stoppers Celtic Woman and Portland's "Little Orchestra," Pink Martini, with guests...
Thierry Fischer And Utah Symphony Continue 2018-19 Season With Cycle Of All Six Of J. Photo Thierry Fischer And Utah Symphony Continue 2018-19 Season With Cycle Of All Six Of J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2018

In three separate Masterworks evenings beginning in November, Utah Symphony Music Director Thierry Fischer will lead the Utah Symphony through a complete cycle devoted to J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos featuring several of the orchestra's principal players in prominent solo roles. Works by late F...
Thierry Fischer And Utah Symphony's Saint-Saëns Recording Cycle On Hyperion Records T Photo Thierry Fischer And Utah Symphony's Saint-Saëns Recording Cycle On Hyperion Records To Launch With Volume 1
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2018

The Utah Symphony under Music Director Thierry Fischer launches a recording cycle of works by French composer Camille Saint-Saens on Hyperion Records. This three-volume set will be the first complete, commercial recording of the composer's five symphonies by an American orchestra, as well as the orc...
Utah Symphony Performs The Third Installment In The Harry Potter Film Concert Series Photo Utah Symphony Performs The Third Installment In The Harry Potter Film Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2018

The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to Abravanel Hall with "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" in Concert, the third film in the Harry Potter series. On November 29, 30 and December 1, guest conductor Justin Freer will conduct the Utah Symphony in performing this magical score live f...
Utah Symphony Performs First Masterworks Of The 2018-19 Season Photo Utah Symphony Performs First Masterworks Of The 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

The last two weekends in September mark the first Masterworks concerts of the 2018-19 season, both conducted by Thierry Fischer. These concerts feature Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" and Gershwin's "An American in Paris." Tickets are priced from $15-$66 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calli...
Utah Symphony 2018-19 Season Continues With Tributes To Leonard Bernstein Photo Utah Symphony 2018-19 Season Continues With Tributes To Leonard Bernstein
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2018

Utah Symphony continues the 2018-19 season with a tribute to the quintessentially American composer Leonard Bernstein to honor his 100th birthday. Bernstein on Broadway will present the late composer's greatest Broadway classics, featuring soprano Morgan James and conducted by Teddy Abrams on Septem...
PTC's Loge Gallery Presents Works By Pat Bagley Photo PTC's Loge Gallery Presents Works By Pat Bagley
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2018

Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery is pleased to present an exhibit of drawings by editorial cartoonist Pat Bagley, a Utah artist who has gained national recognition for his apt and biting political and sartorial cartoons. ...
The Utah Symphony Presents The Music Of Pink Floyd For The Final Performance Of The D Photo The Utah Symphony Presents The Music Of Pink Floyd For The Final Performance Of The Deer Valley Music Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2018

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Disney Cartoons Return To The Big Screen With The Utah Symphony Photo Disney Cartoons Return To The Big Screen With The Utah Symphony
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

The Utah Symphony presents Disney in Concert on July 6th, at 7:30 pm at the Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater. Gather for a tuneful celebration featuring 75 groundbreaking Disney cartoons returning to the big screen with their original music scores performed live by the Utah Symphony. Ticke...
Utah Symphony Musicians And Utah Symphony | Utah Opera Ratify New Four-Year Contract Photo Utah Symphony Musicians And Utah Symphony | Utah Opera Ratify New Four-Year Contract Agreement
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2018

Utah Symphony | Utah Opera and its orchestra musicians today announced agreement on a four-year contract effective September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2022....
Utah Symphony Announces Performances Of Celtic Woman And The 5 Browns Photo Utah Symphony Announces Performances Of Celtic Woman And The 5 Browns
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2018

The Utah Symphony announced today the return of Celtic fiddling sensation, Celtic Woman, on December 19 at 7:30 PM and a solo presentation of Billboard-chart topping Utah piano quintet, The 5 Browns, on January 26, 2019 at 7:30 PM as part of its 2018-19 season. Tickets can be purchased by the genera...
Utah Symphony Presents Summer Community Concert Series Photo Utah Symphony Presents Summer Community Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2018

The Utah Symphony today announced the lineup for the 2018 summer community concert series in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas, several of which feature outdoor venues. The schedule includes Gina Bachauer Piano Competition Finals on June 22 and 23 at 7 PM at Abravanel Hall, Gallivan Center on Mon...