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2018-19 SEASON OVERVIEW

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SPECIAL EVENTS

These concerts can be added after you purchase any 2018/19 Classic, SuperPops!, MasterWorks, Create-Your-Own or Flex Pass season subscription.

“More than 30 years after bursting on the scene as a pint-size violin prodigy, Midori continues to set an example for how to be an engaged musician in the modern world.”

– San Francisco Chronicle, January 28, 2017

One Night Only!

Midori

José Luis Gomez, conductor

Friday, November 2, 2018 at 7:30pm
Tucson Music Hall

  • One of the world’s leading violinists, Midori transfixes audiences, bringing together graceful precision and intimate expression so you don’t just hear the music but you are personally moved by it.

  • If you do nothing else this season, you must see Midori. – Cincinnati Enquirer

  • Midori is one of those star violinists who seems to know no technical boundaries. – Kultursommer Nordhessen

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50% DISCOUNT FOR CHILDREN

The TSO is the perfect place to bring the entire family during the holidays and we make it easy to bring the kids with a 50% discount.

Thanksgiving Weekend

Star Wars: Episode IV

José Luis Gomez, conductor

Saturday, November 24, 4pm matinee
Sunday, November 25, 2pm matinee

Tucson Music Hall

  • Luke, Leia, Han Solo and Darth are leaving a galaxy far, far away and coming to Tucson

  • Star Wars: A New Hope projected onto the big screen

  • TSO performs John Williams’ iconic, Academy Award-winning score

  • Experience the bravery of Luke and the peril of Darth Vader like never before

  • Rebel Alliance and Empire members welcome, droids (kids) under 18 get 50% off tickets

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Messiah tickets are available as an add-on to any TSO series subscription.

Holidays With the TSO

Messiah

Bruce Chamberlain, conductor
Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chorus

Saturday, December 15, 4pm
Sunday, December 16, 2pm

Catalina Foothills High School

  • Get into the Christmas spirit by hearing Messiah live

  • A pulse pounding, earth shaking masterpiece performed in Arizona’s most outstanding acoustical venue

  • One of choral literature’s most important and popular works

  • Performed in all its glory with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

  • Last year’s performances SOLD OUT, so get your tickets early

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Holidays With the TSO

A Cirque Holiday with Troupe Vertigo

Stuart Chafetz, conductor

Saturday, December 22, 4pm
Sunday, December 23, 2pm

Tucson Music Hall

  • A spellbinding Christmas show that will dazzle you into the holiday spirit!

  • Features classic Christmas music played by the full Tucson Symphony Orchestra

  • Wrap yourself in Christmas reverie with contortionists, aerial artists, and cirque acrobats

  • “A never-ending flow of creative expression.” – The Los Angeles Times

A Cirque Holiday with Troupe Vertigo tickets are available at a discount as part of SuperPops! or Create-Your-Own ticket packages or as an add-on to any other series package.

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“A whole lot of wonderful. Just like Chenoweth.”

– NY Daily News

Making Her Tucson Debut
One Night Only!

Kristin Chenoweth

Thursday, January 17, 2019*

Tucson Music Hall

  • Music spanning the career of this Broadway, film and television phenomenon who originated Glinda the Good Witch in Broadway’s Wicked (Tony nomination)

  • Tony Award for You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, two Emmy nominations and a People’s Choice Award for her featured role on Glee, and an Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in Pushing Daisies

  • Master’s degree in Opera Performance (why she is such a good singer!)

  • Established a foundation committed to cultivating young artistic expression by enriching children’s lives through the power of education, entertainment and experience (why she is such a good person!)

*Kristin Chenoweth tickets are only available for purchase as an addition to a 2018-19 TSO discount ticket package. Limit two per package. Purchase by phone, in person at box office or mail order only. Sorry, Kristin Chenoweth tickets are not currently available online.

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The TSO is the perfect place to bring the entire family during the holidays and we make it easy to bring the kids with a 50% discount.

Special Event

Grand Canyon State

José Luis Gomez, conductor

Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite

Saturday, March 2, 2019, 4:00pm matinee
Sunday, March 3, 2019, 2:00pm matinee

Tucson Music Hall

  • Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Grand Canyon National Park

  • Spectacular film of Arizona’s greatest natural treasure played to Grofe’s brilliant score was co-commissioned with Phoenix Symphony and premiered in Tucson

  • Grand Canyon, a 1958 short Walt Disney film featuring color film footage of the Grand Canyon accompanied by the Grand Canyon Suite, won an Academy Award for Best Short Subject

  • The suite’s On the Trail movement is used extensively in the holiday film “A Christmas Story”, with the Celesta solo providing the soundtrack when Ralphie and his younger brother are seen sleeping and dreaming about Christmas morning

Grand Canyon Suite tickets are available at a discount as part of a Create-Your-Own ticket packages or as an add-on to any other series package.

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