Scheherazade

  Scheherazade Presented by the Portland Symphony This concert will be conducted by PSO’s new Music Director Eckart Preu! First we’ll hear a piece by Foumai, which is being especially commissioned for the Portland Symphony Orchestra. You won’t want to miss this one! That will be followed by Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade. Scheherazade ...more
 

Jamie Laredo

Jamie Laredo Presented by the Portland Symphony BACH: Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor BIZET: Symphony in C MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 3, “Scottish Conductor Jamie Laredo will be conducting a great evening of Bach, Bizet and Mendelssohn.  First up is Bach’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor. In ...more
 

The Sinatra Swing

The Sinatra Swing Presented by the Portland Symphony   Conductor Christopher Lees will be regaling the audience by playing standards made popular in the 1950s by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Bobby Darin, and others. Michael Andrew, who has been praised on Larry King Live as “one of ...more
 

Mahler’s First

Mahler’s First Presented by the Portland Symphony Conductor Bruce Hangen will be the conductor this evening and the concert will feature cellist Matt Haimovitz. We’ll be starting with Ernest Bloch’s “Schelomo”, which was the final work of Bloch’s “Jewish Cycle”. Bloch started writing this cycle in 1915 and it premiered on May ...more
 

The Hot Sardines

The Hot Sardines Presented by the Portland Symphony Conducted by Jayce Ogren, this concert will feature classical jazz that feeds the heart and soul, making old sounds new again. With two albums released to critical raves and a No. 1 slot on the iTunes Jazz chart in the U.S. and internationally, The ...more
 

The Schumann Circle

Schumann’s Circle Presented by the Portland Symphony This concert will be conducted by Ruth Reinhardt and will feature pianist Diane Walsh. We will hear Brahms Tragic Overture. Brahms chose the title “tragic” to emphasize the turbulent, tormented character of the piece, in contrast to the mirthful ebullience of a companion piece ...more
 

Dvořák’s “New World”

Dvořák’s “New World” Presented by the Portland Symphony Orchestra This concert will be conducted by guest conductor Marcelo Lehniger,  and will also feature a Portland favorite, violinist  Benjamin Beilman. See below to hear Benjamin Bellman play selections and discuss his debut album.   The concert will feature Sibelius’ Violin Concerto and Antonin Dvořák’s Symphony ...more
 

Beethoven & Rachmaninoff

Beethoven & Rachmaninoff Presented by the Portland Symphony This concert will be conducted by Jeffrey Kahane and will feature soprano Inna Dukach, tenor Dominic Armstrong, baritone Craig Irvin, and the ChoralArt Masterworks. We will hear many classics. Such as Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 which became an important display piece for the young Beethoven as ...more
 

A message from our friends at The Bach Virtuosi Festival

Planning of the Bach Virtuosi Festival for 2019 has begun and we wanted to share with you that it will be earlier next year: June 2-9. We also wanted to share even more good news with our supporters. Our friends at Maine Public Radio have asked us to participate in their Maine Stage program to ...more
 

It was a great Disney Junior Dance Party!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Disney Junior Dance Party! For those that were there and for those that just love Disney Junior, here is a very special playlist for all to enjoy.  Don’t forget to check out the other great shows coming soon! Official Ticket Outlet ...more