Series 1

With a heroic beginning, Series 1 journeys through some of the most seminal works of symphonic repertoire. New and seasoned music lovers, start your adventure here.

Choose between:
6 Fridays • 11 am
6 Saturdays • 8 pm

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A HERO'S LIFE:
Strauss + Ravel

Fri Sep 18, 2020 | 11:00 am

Sat Sep 19, 2020 | 8:00 pm

Cancelled due to COVID-19

 

Louis Langrée, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano

 

We open the season with two stories of heroism: Mozart’s Overture to Idomeneo and the impassioned call of Strauss’ Ein Heldenleben.

TCHAIKOVSKY + ADOLPHE

Fri Oct 30, 2020 | 11:00 am

Sat Oct 31, 2020 | 8:00 pm

Cancelled due to COVID-19

 

Louis Langrée, conductor

Augustin Hadelich, violin

 

Tchaikovsky’s last symphony has it all.

MAHLER SYMPHONY NO. 7

Fri Jan 8, 2021 | 11:00 am

Sat Jan 9, 2021 | 8:00 pm

Matthias Pintscher, conductor, CSO Creative Partner

Leila Josefowicz, violin

 

Mahler’s Seventh reflects the depth, mystery and shimmering light of nocturnal worlds. Learn more.

WAGNER THE VALKYRIE

Fri Feb 5, 2021 | 11:00 am

Sat Feb 6, 2021 | 8:00 pm

Karina Canellakis, conductor

Kian Soltani, cello

Heidi Melton, soprano

Stefan Vinke, tenor

John Relyea, bass

 

The first act of Wagner’s Die Walküre is total art. Learn more.

PROKOFIEV + SIBELIUS

Fri Mar 19, 2021 | 11:00 am

Sat Mar 20, 2021 | 8:00 pm

Hannu Lintu, conductor

Seong-Jin Cho, piano

 

Shades of romanticism linger and blinding brass break like sunlight over snowcaps in Sibelius’ First Symphony. Learn more.

SHEHERAZADE3

Fri Apr 9, 2021 | 11:00 am

Sat Apr 10, 2021 | 8:00 pm

Louis Langrée, conductor

Fatma Said, soprano

 

Three Shéhérazades conjure the magic sands of Arabian nights. Learn more.